Phoenix Forward - Culture

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From art to music as well as television and film, culture brings depth and beauty to the world around us. Read on for articles that discuss what’s new and exciting in the arts.

Best music for studying

Poll: Students reveal the best music to study to

If you crank up the tunes when doing your homework, you aren’t alone. A recent ...

Superhero movies

Why are superhero movies so popular?

Look, up on the screen! It’s a comedy, it’s a drama — no, it’s a superhero ...

Olivia Zanfardino

Finding inspiration on “Roadtrip Nation”

Olivia Zanfardino, a student in the business management program at University ...

Jobs for communication majors

7 jobs for communication majors

With the number of traditional media jobs shrinking, communication graduates ...

Black History Month

How has life changed for black Americans?

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 outlawed discrimination along racial, ethnic and ...

English majors

What can you do with an English degree?

Prospective employees who hold English degrees are in demand in a growing ...

Music while studying

Should you listen to music while studying?

You’re cramming for an exam or finishing a paper that’s due tomorrow while ...

“Roadtrip Nation”

Student puts life on hold for “Roadtrip Nation”

When Olivia Zanfardino was selected this year from a pool of 2,300 applicants ...

Humanities degrees

5 reasons to get a degree in humanities

If you love reading English literature or are fascinated by Greek philosophy, ...

Is texting bad for kids’ communications skills?

OMG! Can u BLV it? Txting ur BFF during class is bad 4 u!...

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