By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates My name is Shivani Patel and I am an awkward freshman. In case you were wondering (you probably weren’t), I am a journalism major in COM, I’m 17 years old and I’m from Southern California (shout-out to the west coast a.k.a. the best coast). Just like you, I too […]

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By Max Cohen, Staff Writer @not_maxcohen Apple Computers is the second most profitable company in the world. They have continued to revolutionize technology for 20 plus years. Why then, do I believe that Apple is going to plummet within 10 years? Apple stopped pioneering. The worst thing a technology company can do is become complacent. […]

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By Amy Gorel, Staff Writer Trouble makers, hippies, righteous activists, people who want to make a difference… Everyone has very different perspectives on protesting. There are activists, there are those who believe all change occurs gradually by working with the government and there are others who just don’t care as much. Many of us at […]

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By Danny McCarthy, Staff Writer @dannyvonunicorn I have a lot of clothes, probably a lot more than I need and definitely more than my meager money supply can manage. I think I’ve been spending so much and buying so many clothes over the past few months (cue rolling eyes from my parents), because I need […]

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By Abbie Lin, Staff Writer @abbielin An excerpt from Eatabl: “The menu is ever-changing and varying. I usually take a moment before I go to pray that they have my favorite earl grey and goat cheese brownie flavors. The textures and consistencies vary between the flavors – goat cheese brownie is thicker, denser than the […]

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By Sanah Faroke, Staff Writer @sanahfaroke You know how people always say to avoid stereotypes because we’ll probably be wrong about the person? Well, we kind of misguidedly judged one of our best friends. Its name is chocolate. My mom always told me, “Sanah, don’t eat that extra piece of chocolate, you’ll get fat,” and […]

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By Steph Solis, Staff Writer @stephmsolis There’s a ton happening this weekend, from music to free food to crazy shows. Here’s the roundup. Free Boston: A night of Live Art, Music & Social Good at Workbar Cambridge Few know how to have a good time on a budget better than the folks at The Boston Calendar. […]

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By Lauren Dezenski, Staff Writer @LaurenDezenski It has always taken me a little while to feel settled. It took a couple months for that to happen when I came out to Boston from my suburban Minnesota hometown. I still remember the moment too – it was the first time I went for a run on […]

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By Brooke Jackson-Glidden, Staff Writer @bufoodist When Lady Gaga decided to tour South Africa in 2012, she landed on an opening act she thought would be appropriate for the area: Die Antwoord. Die Antwoord was a somewhat-successful local rap group with a “similar” bizarre image. Die Antwoord disagreed. In response to her offer, they released […]

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By Brooke Jackson-Glidden, Staff Writer @bufoodist We all love tasty treats, but as broke college students, a) we’re poor and/or can’t afford to go out to eat and b) we have no kitchen in our dorm room. Whoever allowed this contradiction to happen is some sort of sadist, but never fear! It’s time for… No […]

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