By Julia Furmanek  Put your cell phones on silent and shut your fricking mouths because the spookiest season of the year is about to begin. Like most things this year, a 2020 Halloween will probably look a little different. But don’t fret, friends. Here’s a list of 10 festive things you might try this month […]

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For the first time, as a junior at Boston University, I am no longer living on campus. Instead, I’ll be spending my days in an off-campus apartment on Park Drive, right in BU South Campus (so really off-campus on campus).  After experiencing the horrors of going up and down Warren Towers elevators with huge, yellow […]

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From aliens to intelligence, theorizing on the unknown workings of higher authorities is as intriguing as it is intoxicating. In my attempt to navigate this slippery slope, I invite you to look at exhibit A, right here on Boston University’s Bay State Road: government vans.

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Rhett the Terrier, who frequents Commonwealth Avenue in his flesh form, has definitely transcended his earthly shell and become an immortal soul. What, you may ask, is the primary ingredient of his alchemy elixir? Dining hall bananas.

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We’re entering the last couple of weeks of the semester and you know what that means… finals. It’s a stressful period, one I’d rather fast forward through and get to winter break. However, in my “just make it to break” mentality, fun and social activities have taken a backseat. I think there should be a […]

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Fresh Fuel at Granby Commons could not be more appropriately named. Otherwise known as the Hillel dining hall, this cafeteria is tragically underrated. Located at BU’s Hillel House (a communal space for the Jewish community), the dining hall is the ideal place to eat, talk or study. And yes, you can go there even if […]

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Why not? Let’s begin with BU’s housing situations. 1. Warren Towers: Knee-high lace-up Converse Whether you’ll admit it or not, you know that at one point the thought of knee-high Converse made you excited. When you were younger you definitely shopped around Justice and dreamed about owning a pair of your own. Just like how […]

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Ever wonder what kind of message you’re sending when you wear your favorite jacket? Don’t fret, here’s how you can find out! Disclaimer: these stereotypes don’t have to apply to you! But if the shoe fits — well, you know what to do. The North Face fur fleece You only kind of know what you’re […]

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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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