Daydream | A Music Review

By: Julia A. Morales

Anneliese McCarthy, a student at SUNY Purchase, released her EP on December 1, 2016. The 5 song, acoustic album has the ability to bring a soft, meditative feeling over the bodies of listeners. The choral hall reverb pays homage to the title “Daydream” as it penetrates the ears.

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You’re a Gem | Hailstone Handcrafted

by: Julia A. Morales

Hailey Marino, 21, started her career at SUNY Purchase as a sociology and gender studies double major. In high school, her interest in the fine arts grew, along with her spiritual side, sparking an interest in healing crystals. In March of 2015, Hailey started crafting handmade jewelry using pieces she’d collected as part of a stone and crystal collecting hobby of hers. “I found an intersection between art and spirituality,” she says. Hailey became interested in crystals, and due to connection with her spiritual side, she decided to make a business out of it.  Continue reading “You’re a Gem | Hailstone Handcrafted”

The Magic Man | An Extraordinary Show

by: Julia A. Morales

SUNY Purchase is well-known for its outstanding music program, one-of-a-kind dance program, their professional acting program, and their abundance of successful biology, psychology, economics and theatre majors. Arts Management is one program among over 50 majors and minors the liberal arts college has to offer. Students like Alejandro Torres, a 23-year-old senior arts management major, are taking full advantage of the business skills students acquire at Purchase.

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Peace of Mind

By: Natalie Rodriguez


“He takes all my energy. Trapped in my memory.” It’s okay if things don’t work out. It’s okay to delete those messages that show a thread of 6000. To delete those “goodnight baby” and “wake up sweetheart” texts. To erase the words he once told you; the pretty pictures of the future he painted. The emotions he once brought you. Leave it? Walk away? Stay?

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