By Kimberly Clark, Science Tuesday Editor The combination of many different frequencies of sound results in that neutral wash of noise known as white noise. So what do you think will happen if you combine many different compounds of smells? Take a guess. Trust me, it’s not a trick question. If you guessed white smell, […]

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By Ryan Galindo, Staff Writer @rygalindo   I grew up thinking I had family that lived in the Philippines, Guam, Orlando, Fla. and Los Angeles. Nothing more, nothing less. And I believed that for 18 years. When the time came for my me and my parents to decide where I would be going for college, […]

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By Brandon Lewis, Staff Writer @Brandon_S_Lewis The company responsible for the production of Twinkies, Ding Dongs, Wonder Bread and more is currently winding down its operation. Hostess won permission from a bankruptcy judge to fire thousands of employees and to close many bakery centers, distribution centers and outlet stores across the country, according to many […]

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By Katie Doyle, Food Editor @katmaryd After spending hours in the kitchen this break whipping up elaborate vegan dinners, I think I’m about cooked-out, so to speak. While I certainly can’t beat a week’s worth of homemade meals, it can be an exhaustive routine to maintain in college, especially when shopping on a budget and […]

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By Kimberly Clark, Science Tuesday Editor The girl next you has really bad breath. Like, really bad. Like, oh-my-goodness-did-you-wash-down-the-clove-of-garlic-you-just-ate-with-a-glass-of-tomato-juice bad. And even worse, she’s breathing on you. What do you do? You can’t exactly hand her a toothbrush and toothpaste and tell her the bathroom is the second door on her right. You can, however, […]

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By Ryan Galindo, Staff Writer @rygalindo Turkeys are running for their lives and college students will get a much-needed reprieve from out grueling studies. Most of us are going home for the weekend while others are staying in Boston. No matter where you spend your Thanksgiving, there’s always an outlet to release your holiday spirit. […]

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By Sanah Faroke, Staff Writer @sanahfaroke I was raised celebrating traditional American holidays—at least, they seemed traditional to me. But seeing as my mother is Jamaican and my father is Indian, their views certainly impacted my view of a traditional holiday. Living in Miami, I grew up alongside Hispanic culture infused into everything, even without […]

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By Hilary Ribons, Staff Writer @hilaryalexisr It’s that time of year again. The month before Christmas when the faces of millions of normal American men become engulfed in mountain-men level facial hair. No Shave November—The chagrin of women (and some men) everywhere. I hate to break it to you, but copious facial hair: not sexy. […]

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By Katie Doyle, Food Editor @katmaryd I haven’t had a real Thanksgiving since I was in elementary school. Even before I gave up meat in the sixth grade, I’d opt for Stauffer’s macaroni and cheese and Pillsbury dinner rolls instead of turkey and gravy, a tradition I’ve pretty much kept up with since then. If […]

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By Sydney Moyer, Music Editor @sydneymoyer You know those nights where it’s starting to snow and you’re walking home, but you forgot your gloves, and you probably should have worn a heavier jacket? But you’re too tired to care—you go home, don about four blankets, make some tea, turn on the fireplace app on your […]

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