Shwetha Sundarrajan

Recent Articles

'Purl' reflects Pixar's own workplace struggle

03/13/2019 1:17pm

With all of these controversies of inequality in the workplace and sexual harassment plaguing Pixar, it was interesting to see a new Pixar SparkShorts that addresses these topics.

R.Kelly indicted on sexual abuse charges

02/25/2019 12:51pm

Disgraced R&B singer R.Kelly was arrested and indicted on February 22 on 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse involving four alleged victims. A judge in Chicago set the singer’s bond at $1 million, in addition to conditions that he turns in his passport and not have any contact with anyone under 18 years of age.  

Grindelwald’s crimes against the ‘Harry Potter’ fandom

12/05/2018 2:34pm

"With the script written by J.K. Rowling herself, I truly expected every character to have a developed profile, like how it was in the original Harry Potter films. But I truly lost faith in the movie after the latest controversy."

Students host Settlers of Catan tournament for International Board Games Week

11/16/2018 9:35am

International Games Day was celebrated in an open play event on Saturday, November 10th at Bracken Library in honor of International Board Games Week. The event featured tabletop and board games for casual and competitive patrons to play. Games such as Settlers of Catan, Risk, Scrabble, and Tikal were available for eventgoers to play. Joseph Roberts, an Information Services Librarian, says that he was inspired to host this event at Ball State after doing a similar one as a graduate student.