The Quinnipiac Chronicle

Rehab saved Lovato, but not her music

Stephanie Osmanski

September 28, 2011

There are a couple of things that may throw you off when you first listen to Demi Lovato’s new No. 1 album “Unbroken.” First, any connection to Lovato’s previous work is severely muted. Second, the album’s powerhouse...

Step aside, Bieber

Stephanie Osmanski

September 14, 2011

When boy band One Direction won third place in Britain’s “The X-Factor” last season, fan girls around Europe were left disappointed. They stood behind the boys, along with 1D’s mentor Simon Cowell, and maintained that...

CONCERT REVIEW: Jonas backup takes center stage as Ocean Grove [VIDEO]

Stephanie Osmanski

March 30, 2011

New York City’s Gramercy Theatre hosted a varied guest list of celebrities and super-fans last Friday, March 11. As my modest group of friends and I arrived at the venue, a line that bends around the corner and down the block...

This Century preaches music appreciation (Video)

Stephanie Osmanski

November 3, 2010

Last Saturday the doors to Toad’s Place opened and in poured avid fans of Cartel and Hey Monday. As the crowd thickened and the excited screams grew louder, I was below stage, talking with lead singer Joel Kanitz and guitarist...

Campus Couture: Brianna Kelley

Stephanie Osmanski

September 15, 2010

NAME: Brianna Kelley AGE: 19 YEAR: Sophomore HOMETOWN: Winchester, Mass. WHAT ARE YOU WEARING? Gold studded sandals, navy blue shorts from J.Crew, a beige and navy blue rugby sweater and striped rugby T-shirt. STYLE...

7 must-haves for spring 2010

Stephanie Osmanski

April 21, 2010

The fashion industry gains most of its reputation from the predictably over-the-top, avant-garde garments and accessories that walk the runways each season. Realistically, only washed-up, watered-down versions of these exaggerated...

Campus Couture: Alysse Zaffos

Stephanie Osmanski

April 7, 2010

NAME: Alysse Zaffos AGE: 18 YEAR: Freshman HOMETOWN: Syosset, Long Island, N.Y. WHAT ARE YOU WEARING? Yellow Swellers concert t-shirt, Pac Sun jeans, black Vans, black and white Jac Vanek bracelets, and checkered sunglasses from Target. STYLE INFLUENCES? “My style is influenced by th...

My convenient laptop job

Stephanie Osmanski

March 3, 2010

In recently noticing a significant depletion in my financial situation, my first response was to whine to my parents. As I begged them to deposit another couple hundred dollars into my lowly bank account, all the while proclaiming...

Campus Couture:

Stephanie Osmanski

February 17, 2010

NAME: Vince Brasesco AGE: 18 YEAR: Freshman HOMETOWN: Rye Brook, N.Y. WHAT ARE YOU WEARING? Brooks Brothers 1818 Madison gray pinstripe trousers, Brooks Brothers French cuff broad cloth dress shirt, red and white striped t...

Campus Couture: Sarah Aniano

Stephanie Osmanski

February 11, 2010

NAME: Sara Aniano AGE: 19 YEAR: Sophomore HOMETOWN: East Brunswick, N.J. WHAT ARE YOU WEARING? A black V-neck from Express, khaki chords from H&M, necklace from H&M, black boots from Chinese laundry and a cheetah print Betsey Johnson bag. STYLE INFLUENCES? “I like Bohemian thi...

Oh my GaGa: Lady GaGa turns heads at Grammy Awards

Stephanie Osmanski

February 11, 2010

The year 2010 marked the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards – a night of highly talked about fashion, hit-or-miss musical performances and some embarrassing celebrity mishaps. From Taylor Swift’s four wins, Lady GaGa’s shockingly gorgeous ...