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The Journal

Sean Flamand
Sean Flamand is a senior CAP student, and is currently majoring in English, with minors in Spanish and international studies. He loves reading and writing, and is a self-described cinephile. It was his love for reading that honed his eye for grammatical details and proper spelling. He opted to utilize these skills to keep the pages of The Journal as crisp and error-free as possible as copy editor, and became editor-in-chief in the fall of 2016.

Sean Flamand, Copy Editor

May 03, 2017
‘Guardians Vol. 2’ is fun, but redundant (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
‘Manchester by the Sea’ is a complete picture of grief (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
‘Split’-take (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
‘If you must blink, do it now’ (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Half ‘Lion,’ half lamb (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
The claws come out (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
Art | Artist (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
Second verse, same as the first (Story)
Feb 26, 2017
Preview: 89th Academy Awards (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Villeneuve’s ‘Arrival’ is simultaneously smart sci-fi and emotionally impactful (Story)
Feb 08, 2017
Only a dream (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
A light in the darkness (Story)
Jan 25, 2017
‘Silence’ may be slow, but it’s still golden (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Trapped in the downward spiral (Story)
Sep 21, 2016
Trillium Court Townhouses Burglarized (Story)
May 04, 2016
Pulling punches (Story)
Apr 27, 2016
‘The Huntsman’ loses the trail (Story)
Apr 20, 2016
More than the bare necessities (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
Let’s make a toast (Story)
Mar 30, 2016
Friendly Competition (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
The 88th Academy Awards (Story)
Mar 02, 2016
Fun for (not) the whole family (Story)
Feb 24, 2016
Equal parts gory and gorgeous ‘The Revenant’ is a tour de force for both DiCaprio and Iñárritu (Story)
Jan 27, 2016
Getting the truth – the old-fashioned way (Story)
Dec 09, 2015
A ghost of modern Bond’s former self (Story)
Nov 04, 2015
Heaven on earth at the ‘Cinema Paradiso’ (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
Who is ‘Steve Jobs’? (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
Understanding Islam with the help of the ECCE Speaker Series (Story)
Oct 21, 2015
‘Bridging’ the East and West (Story)
Oct 14, 2015
Borderland brutality (Story)
Oct 07, 2015
Bringing it home (Story)
Sep 30, 2015
Role reversal: ‘The Intern’ (Story)
Sep 23, 2015
The Mad Hatter turns murderous (Story)
Sep 16, 2015
Return to form? (Story)
Sep 09, 2015
Double Life (Story)
Sep 09, 2015
‘Y’all good? Make some noise’ (Story)
Apr 22, 2015
Not quite post-racial (Story)
Apr 15, 2015
In need of a ‘Breaking Bad’ fix? Better Call Saul (Story)
Apr 08, 2015
‘Citizenfour’ keeps government spying right where it should be: In the public spotlight (Story)
Apr 08, 2015
Verses of social change (Story)
Apr 01, 2015
“Hard” to swallow (Story)
Mar 04, 2015
Out of ‘Focus’ (Story)
Feb 25, 2015
87th Academy Awards recap (Story)
Feb 18, 2015
Preview: 87th Academy Awards (Story)
Feb 11, 2015
‘American Sniper’ misses the mark (Story)
Jan 28, 2015
‘Selma’ reminds viewers of the relevance of Civil Rights (Story)
Nov 12, 2014
Movie Review: ‘Interstellar (Story)
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