I am a self-proclaimed expert of falling asleep literally anywhere. I have passed out while positioned on cold hard tile floors. I have drifted off during sporting events. I have even fallen asleep during a band rehearsal with a trumpet in my lap and then remained unconscious while a series of brass instruments were blasting […]

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1. Trader Joe’s Oh Joe, I don’t know what I would do without you. You make off-brand seem like the best thing a product can be, and I appreciate your commitment to inexpensive food that doesn’t make me feel like I’m living in the Soviet bloc when I eat it. Everyone loves Trader Joe’s grocery. […]

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It’s not a rare occurrence for me to recommend music to my friends. In fact, if I’m not recommending music, you can suspect that something is wrong. Sometimes my friends beat me to discovering an artist, or on occasion, we’ll start listening to them at the same time. In this case, my friend and I […]

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Moving from an on-campus dorm to living off-campus can be scary. I am an international student who transferred from the State University of New York at Binghamton to Boston University last year. Instead of moving into the dorms, I moved all my stuff from Binghamton to an off-campus apartment in Boston. It was a big […]

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I remember coming back from lunch with a friend when she texted me saying, “By the way, follow my ‘finstagram!’” When I first heard the word “finstagram,” I literally thought “What is she even talking about?” I went to said account, and saw that she only had seven followers. “Huh,” I thought. What is this? […]

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The majority of college students are perfectly content rolling out of bed just before their afternoon class. This generation of students has morphed into a group of nocturnal animals, burrowing within dormitory rooms until nightfall when they slowly emerge from their dens to eat dining hall pasta and write papers. I must admit that I […]

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Ah, spring break. The utopian red Solo cup and Daisy Duke paradise, with sun-kissed laughter and the smell of coconuts permeating the air. Sounds pretty good, right? That’s up until you get the bill for the food and drinks ordered, or see the price for the flights required to get there. What can one budget-limited […]

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I’ve always been the person who believes that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but that’s mainly just because I love breakfast food more than anything. As of late, I’ve become a “bruncher” now that I have a plethora of fabulous Boston restaurants available at my fingertips. It would be wrong of […]

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Studying abroad in London has made it impossible to go a day without either talking about or hearing someone else talk about Brexit and its impending doom. Given that I’m on the Economics and Finance track, there is no escape from discussing Brexit and its impact not only on Britain but also on the rest […]

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