By Aasha Amber Bhatnagar As a student on a budget, buying trendy clothes can be a challenge. Fashionable new clothing can be expensive and most trends don’t last very long, turning your expensive clothing into last season’s leftovers. Though every once in a while it’s nice to treat yourself, sometimes spending less to get more […]

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By Ryan LaRosa Boston is home to a wide variety of specialty coffee shops and roasters. In recent years, the scene has grown across the city, with some older shops expanding to multiple locations and new shops popping up quickly. Here at Boston University, Starbucks is a mainstay, with many locations across campus. While convenient, […]

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By Steff Staples It’s the most beertiful time of the year. Ah, the smell of beer and sausage are in the air — it’s Oktoberfest! The time of year everyone who’s studied abroad in Germany posts throwback pictures on Instagram of the good ole’ days, celebrating in Munich. We get it, Becky, you went to […]

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  The best part about Boston is the food. There are endless options and places to choose from in whatever cuisine you desire, but the best meal of the day — and the most important — is breakfast. I’m here to be your guide to getting the best breakfast in Boston. This series is all […]

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  As a foodie, I spend more than half of my money on food. As an Asian international student, no matter how long I am away from home, I still love everything that is related to Asian culture, and eating Asian cuisine is the easiest way to connect to a small piece of home. Luckily, […]

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One of the biggest advantages of going to school in Boston is its culture. Art is a big part of this city’s colorful history. While Boston is abound with renowned art museums such as the Museum of Fine Arts and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, perhaps the best way to get a true sense of […]

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  There’s something about Thursday night concerts that make me so happy. Whether it’s because they can make a great end to a week or there’s a magical aura associated with Thursdays, these shows never fail to impress me. This past Thursday, Shoffy played an intimate show at the Middle East Restaurant and Nightclub. After […]

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With cooler weather setting in, it’s time to think about getting some new threads. Fall offers the opportunity for lots of layering and creativity with each outfit, without having to cover it all with a huge coat. Of course you could go to Newbury Street or any number of Boston’s great shops, but the way […]

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Family and Friends Weekend is almost upon us and if you’re anything like me, you want to use this as a reason to finally get off campus, but you don’t have a clue what to do. Luckily, I went and did some research on exciting activities taking place this weekend. So without further ado, here […]

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As fall approaches, so do many fun events around Boston. More detailed descriptions can also be found on their Facebook event pages.   2017 FluffCentennial Festival: Marshmallow Fluff was invented in Somerville 100 years ago as of 2017. If you love this peanut butter companion, check out the Fluff Festival on Sept. 23 between 3 […]

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