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Research at Kean continues to thrive

While news about research projects at Kean University sometimes falls under the radar, a few are making a difference in the lives of students and communities at home and abroad. Dr. Daniela Shebitz, an assistant professor in the Department of Biological Science, is one such example. Shebitz is a plant ecologist who studies the effects of land management on plant diversity. Recently Shebitz and 10 Kean students from the School of Environmental and Life Science as well as several colleagues travelled to Costa Rica where they studied the effects of land management on biodiversity. Full story

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Music

Third Eye Theory captivates young minds with the art of music

The “third eye” is known to control insight, creativity and the ability to perceive the reality of an individual. This term is also said to be a gate that leads to inner realms, higher consciousness and most importantly, the truth. Using a diverse mix of classic and urban hip-hop, a group called “Third Eye Theory” uses everything from insight, intuition and imagination to take your mind as far as possible using the art of music. Full story

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Newly popular song, “Gangnam Style” by Psy

I cannot believe it; I cannot actually believe that there is a song in 2012 that’s even cheesier, even catchier and even more of a novelty than “Call Me Maybe.” Who could have possibly predicted that the South Korean rapper known as Psy would have come to dominate radio airwaves and YouTube in the beginnings of the fall season? Born Park Jae-Sang, Psy has been in the music business for over a decade, He released his first album, “Psy…From the Psycho World!” in 2001. Full story

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Kean football storms past Western Connecticut in Homecoming win

The Kean University football team put on a thrilling show in their 58-7 blowout win over Western Connecticut State University, giving fans and students who attended something to enjoy during the Cougars’ homecoming game. The Cougars have won their last three games after dropping the first two of the 2012 season. At 3-0 in conference play, the Cougars kept their hot streak alive by giving the Colonials their fifth straight loss of the start of the season. Star running back Darius Kinney rushed for over 200 yards for the third straight week, while also punching in two touchdowns. Full story

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