Melanie Snail


Name: Melanie Snail
Position: Online Staff Writer
Graduation Year: 2009


Stories (2)


Notre-Dame de la Garde completes three-year interior restoration

By Melanie Snail | Aug. 17, 2007, midnight | In International »

Early this week, Marseille's most visited tourist destination and important religious lieu, Notre-Dame de la Garde, finished a three-year long complete interior restoration, brought upon by visibly deteriorating conditions.

"D.O.A." is dead on arrival

By Melanie Snail | June 17, 2007, midnight | In Movies »

Imagine a remote paradise island, with beaches full of bikini-wearing beautiful women and men with defined pectorals. A horizon bares a vast crystal-blue ocean stretching for miles, and lush green forests adorn the exotic isle. Now add in the world's ultimate fighting tournament, ten million dollars and an evil mastermind, and you have the makings of the video-game-turned-film, "DOA: Dead or Alive."



Images (4)


Photo: Notre Dame

By Melanie Snail | Aug. 17, 2007, midnight

Notre-Dame de la Garde stands 740 feet above the port city of Marseille.

Photo: Basilica

By Melanie Snail | Aug. 17, 2007, midnight

The entirety of the basilica's sanctuary underwent an extensive and expensive restoration.

Photo: Stork

By Melanie Snail | May 12, 2007, midnight

Photo: Stork

By Melanie Snail | May 12, 2007, midnight

Art teacher Leila Stork used to teach at the Islamic Saudi Academy.