York College welcomes X Ambassadors to the 2017 spring concert event

By Emily Frye   With spring approaching, March 19, 2017 will mark the Campus Activities Board’s annual spring concert, with this year’s featured artist, X Ambassadors. A band made up of four members, two who happen to be brothers, Sean and Casey Harris, the band captures the tunes and music of a soulful hip hop, while incorporating lyrics that are meant to touch the emotions … Continue reading York College welcomes X Ambassadors to the 2017 spring concert event

Decontextualized: A Review of Works by Hank Willis Thomas

By Heather Outwater and Morgan Barnett “Ads really aren’t about the products. It’s about what myths and generalizations we can attach.” This is a quote by Hank Willis Thomas, the artist behind Ubranded: A Century of White Women 1915 – 2015, the extensive gallery show that currently occupies both the galleries here on campus and those downtown at Marketview Arts. This idea is hard to … Continue reading Decontextualized: A Review of Works by Hank Willis Thomas

V-Day 2017: York College continues women’s rights advocacy endorsement

By Austin Wolfe York College’s Center for Community Engagement, along with YWCA’s Junior Board of Directors, cosponsored a performance of Eve Ensler’s Vagina Monologues at 7 p.m. Feb. 16 at The Strand-Capital Theatre in downtown York. Coordinated worldwide by the organization V-Day, The Vagina Monologues is a series of stories covering topics ranging from femininity, sexuality and identity to misogyny, rape and women’s rights.   … Continue reading V-Day 2017: York College continues women’s rights advocacy endorsement

New wine bar opens in downtown York

By Shelly Goodling Wine lovers can now get their fill of high quality wine downtown at The Handsome Cab, York’s new wine bar and art gallery located at 106 N. George St. The new bar offers a selection of more than 100 wines and holds a second floor art gallery featuring the work of many local artists. The gallery doubles as an event space that … Continue reading New wine bar opens in downtown York