Making money is no easy task. It takes a lot of time and effort to get money, and once you have it, even greater effort is required to keep it. How many times have you said to yourself, “Where did it all go?” Being a student can get expensive fast. All too often, it is […]

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Freshman year is different for all of us, and whether it’s easy or not varies from person to person. For me, however, it definitely wasn’t easy, proven by the dozens of empty Easy Mac containers that perpetually filled my trash can. Nevertheless, I wish I had done some things differently. Keep reading for some heartfelt […]

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With so many people transitioning to vegan and plant-based diets — especially among younger generations — college dining services find themselves playing catch-up with the burgeoning demand. Year after year, Boston University Dining Services has been upgrading its vegan offerings to accommodate its ever-growing vegan clientele. In fact, BU earned an A on peta2’s Vegan […]

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As high school seniors are now opening their 2021 acceptance letters to Boston University and just about ready to start a whole new chapter in their lives, my freshman year here is just about ending. It’s been bittersweet. My first year went by way too quickly. Despite its apparent shortness, I did learn a thing […]

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If you’re not into the gym scene but still want to stay fit, running outside is the simplest way to work on your cardio. Boston University has many pros and cons for runners. For one, the Charles River is an amazing view to have on your jog and you can try running faster than the […]

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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie (collectively known as the supercouple “Brangelina”) shocked the world on Tuesday with the announcement of their imminent divorce. After 12 years and six children, it seemed like they were going to be one of those Hollywood couples that actually make it. But no, as Saint Angeline of Jolie filed for […]

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Anyone who has worked at a restaurant or supermarket knows about the immense waste produced by food that has passed its expiration date or is otherwise unfit for sale. Even at Boston University, we witness the waste of food at the dining hall cleaning stations or in the trash at the George Sherman Union. Those […]

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By Christine Kelly, Staff Writer @teenykelly Have you ever eaten something so disgusting you wanted to throw up?  Well, now I can honestly say that I have. I used to watch this show called “Man vs. Food” where the host would go across the country and do the most ridiculous eating contests.  Although the host never […]

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By Kimberly Rendon, Spotlight Editor @kimi_rendon_22 Boston University is filled with acronyms — even the university’s name has a shortcut. It seems like in order to engage in BU conversation, one has to understand acronyms and their meanings. Don’t make the mistake that other new freshmen have made by saying the entire name of a […]

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