By Sophia Yakumithis After reading Amanda Foreman’s “Georgiana: Duchess of Devonshire,” for my British history course, I have been wondering what my life would be like if I were an 18th century British duchess. “Georgiana: Duchess of Devonshire” chronicles the life of Georgiana Cavendish, a charismatic socialite who used her underrated intelligence and her husband’s, […]

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This year’s presidential race falls somewhere between “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” and “60 Minutes:” a reality show with a sense of scrutiny, authority and importance. Perhaps it is simply because I am older and more cognitively aware, but it seems like this year, American citizens are more vocal than ever about their extreme likes […]

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A night out at the theater is the perfect way to do something new with friends and unwind after a long week. Plus, you get some pretty nice discounts if you’re a university student. Whether you’re a die-hard theater fanatic or just simply curious, the shows hitting Boston’s Theater District this season will not disappoint. […]

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One day, I came across an article titled “Are my jumpers bobbly?” and was taken aback. My British teacher laughed when I told her that I didn’t fully get what it meant, and then she proceeded to explain that it meant, “are my sweaters pilling?” That slight hesitation is an example of how British English […]

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I love One Direction. You heard me, I LOVE One Direction. I’ve unabashedly loved One Direction for the past five years, from when they were awkward pubescent boys performing synchronized dance routines on the X-Factor stage, to their peak of attractiveness in 2013 (Check out the “Best Song Ever” music video — you’ll understand), to their […]

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By Devon Delfino, Staff Writer @devondelfino A wedding is a complex affair, from the flowers to the dress, the music to the cake, there are a million little details that require the attention of the happy couple or, more likely, the bride. And maybe for good reason. In fact, in an article by Time, it […]

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By Hilary Ribons, Staff Writer @hilaryalexisr It’s official: the moment everyone who follows British royalty has been waiting for since Prince William proposed has arrived. Kate Middleton is pregnant. Every news outlet in the country has released their own take on the news, which apparently was announced when she was hospitalized for severe morning sickness. […]

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