‘Sarah’s Key’: Tasteful portrait of humanity’s darkest hour

There are some events in human history that cannot be hidden nor forgotten, because they are relevant to people’s lives, past and present. The past catches up to the present with compelling and sometimes devastating effects in the French film “Sarah’s Key,” a movie that boldly reveals the wartime events of France’s shameful compliance with the Nazi regime during World War II while avoiding the explicit horror scenes typical of many Holocaust-themed productions.

Professor, students move training organs

As departments across campus prepared to move back into the Brown Administrative Complex, a School of Music professor and several students began disassembling the University’s two practice tracker organs on July 11 in preparation for transporting the instruments across campus.

Volleyball freshmen participate in all-star game

Two freshmen outside hitters competed in the volleyball all-star games at the Texas High School Coaches Association summer clinic at Austin’s Delco Center on July 13, with each winning her respective game after being ranked among the state’s top players.

Magical finale for ‘Potter’ saga

“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2,” David Yates’ grand finale to the Harry Potter saga, starts exactly where “Part 1″ left off, but it does not stay there for long. For those readers who want to avoid spoiling the film, turn away now.

For this Harry Potter fan, the magic is forever

I boarded the Hogwarts Express for the first time at the age of seven. Enthralled by J.K. Rowlings‘ first book, “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” I quickly embraced Pottermania as I delved deep into the world of “the boy who lived.”