By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates Like the idea of Tinder but find it incredibly creepy? Need a job but don’t really understand how to use LinkedIn? Two Boston University graduates, Nathan Bernard and Sawyer Xie, came up with a way to solve these very problems with the app Coffee. Coffee’s interface is very user-friendly […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates Feminism has become an almost unapproachable topic. People are afraid of discussing the word and topic because of the backlash that seems to come with it. It’s somehow associated with negative connotations. Twenty-four-year-old Emma Watson, best known as Hermione from the “Harry Potter” movies (and basically a fantastic person), went up in […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates Our generation grew up with the iconic Apple advertisements showing off their original (and probably greatest) creation: the iPod classic. The iPod classic, for those of you who don’t know what it is – and shame on you if you don’t – was this bulky music storage device, similar […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates Recently in the news, there’s been a heavy emphasis on safety, but especially women’s safety. With news like NFL player Ray Rice’s attack on his then-fiancée, there is good reason for this concern. In terms of safety, there’s always the age-old advice of carrying pepper spray in your bag. […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve surely heard of the media craze of the summer called Thought Catalog. Thought Catalog first appeared back in February of 2010, founded by main publisher Chris Lavergne, a former Wall Street consultant. The website is owned by The Thought & Expression […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates At last, we are all back to where we should be – clogging up Comm Ave. I’m sure it’s difficult for you freshmen to believe that you’ve finally made it to the next chapter in your journey towards adulthood. Not so fast, though. Before you get too starry-eyed, I’m […]

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