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Daily De-Stressors: Spring Break Edition

Charmaine Lim Student Writer Spring Break means a whole week of relaxing, snuggling in bed with warm blankets and tasting home-cooked food. As you take the time off and try to not think about the rest of the semester, try a few of these activities. Read Red Rising by Pierce …

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Daily De-Stressors: Break is in Sight

Charmaine Lim Student Writer It’s the week before spring break and you’re probably counting the days until you get off campus and go home. To make those days pass a little faster, try some of this week’s activities. Read The Giver by Lois Lowry. If you didn’t read this in …

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Movie Review: Annihilation

Matt Dekonty Student Writer Opinion Cerebral Sci-Fi Annihilation is the latest project from writer-turned-director Alex Garland, responsible for such films as Sunshine and Ex Machina. It’s safe to say that Garland has a real knack for science fiction – real science fiction, the kind with weird ideas, interesting visuals and …

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Daily De-Stressors: Rainy Days

Charmaine Lim Student Writer As the weather continues to be rainy over the next few days, it can be hard to hold out hope that clear skies and warm sunlight are right around the corner. Keep your chin up and use the rain as an excuse to try something new. …

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Movie Review: Black Panther

Matt Dekonty Student Writer Opinion Marvel’s Latest There’s a lot of talent involved with Black Panther, both in front of and behind the camera. Director Ryan Coogler recently brought us Creed and Fruitvale Station, and Black Panther’s stars have been involved in projects such as Black Mirror, Get Out and …

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When Will Enough be Enough?

Becky Kimmel Editor-in-Chief Opinion We are only 48 days into 2018 and the tragedy that has befallen Parkland, Florida is not the first of its kind this year.  Most of us on this campus feel sad about this — even depressed, but it hasn’t sent our lives spiraling into the dark abyss …

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Daily De-Stressors: Valentine’s Day

Charmaine Lim Student Writer It’s Valentine’s Day and love is likely all around you. If you have a significant other, this might be one of the most fun days of the year. If you’re single, then this holiday was definitely created to steal your money. Either way, celebrate the day …

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A Month or a Mindset: Black History Month

Maddie Conley Online Editor How do we reconcile the contrasting realities of two holidays occurring in and defining the same month? February brings Valentine’s Day as well as Black History Month. One holiday is riddled with love and warm feelings, the other recognizes a struggle against hate. The themes of …

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Daily De-Stressors: Snow Day

Charmaine Lim Student Writer New semester, new classes, new textbooks, new friends and new activities to check out this week. Also, make use of the snow day with some indoor entertainment. Read A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini. Mariam is married to a much older man when she is …

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Daily De-Stressors: For Your Mini-Break

Charmaine Lim Student Writer The end of J-Term brings almost a week off from school. With several snowy days forecasted, check out these ideas to fill your relaxed days. Read The Princess Bride by William Goldman. The greatest love story in the world is also one of the greatest adventure …

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