Gulistan, Land of Roses

By Mildred Collins: This week Assumption College hosted the final screening of Zanye Akyol's latest film; Gulistan, Land of Roses. The film follows the daily lives of female guerrilla fighters in northern Iraq. They are focusing on fighting ISIS's presence in Kurdistan. Zanye's film gives us glimpse into their lives both on and off the battlefield. …

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Assumption College Clothing Drive

By Mildred Collins: From February 15 to April 15, Assumption College is having a clothing drive to support the Aids Project Worcester. The drive is currently being sponsored by Professor Aisling Dugas, a biology professor at Assumption, who assigned this project to her BIO410 Immunology class.  It's the first time something like this was added …

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Guillermo del Toro wins Golden Globe for ‘Best Director’ after 25 years.

By Mildred Collins: On January 7, Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer and novelist Guillermo del Toro won his first ever Golden Globe for 'Best Director' for his most recent film: The Shape of Water. https://twitter.com/goldenglobes/status/950210304855613440 Originally born and raised in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico, del Toro held an early interest in filmmaking and monster stories. He achieved …

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