By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Winter is here! Even though classes are about to end and we’re about to venture into that dark abyss called study period and finals week, there’s still time for one last hurrah of the semester. Take a study break and go ice skating instead! Here are some places to […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz The last “Harry Potter“ book came out in 2007, and the last movie was released in 2011. It’s hard to believe it’s only been about three years since new canon material was released. Yet, the fandom continues to live on. Just last week, Entertainment Weekly readers dubbed the “Harry […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz The end of November is approaching and that means one thing: it’s almost time to head home and spend some time with family and friends for Thanksgiving. Or is it? If you’re hardcore enough to participate in Black Friday year after year, then you may be excited to hear […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz If you think you know Boston, think again. Last year, I participated in Boston University’s annual Amazing Race, which is based off of the CBS reality television show of the same name. The event was exactly what it sounds like: one massive scavenger hunt and a race against time […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz On Friday night, I went to AMC Boston Common with a group of friends and finally lost my virginity. My “Rocky Horror Picture Show” virginity, that is. “Rocky” virgin: n. anyone who hasn’t seen “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” performed “live.” Let’s backtrack for a second. For other virgins […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Just how far are you willing to go to find Mr. Right or the girl of your wildest dreams? A controversial new dating app called “Carrot Dating” hit the market last week. Its website states: “Gifts are the greatest ‘ice breaker.’ Carrot Dating turns ‘fat chance’ into ‘why not?’ […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Do you hear those screams in the distance? What is that? No, it’s not the sounds of students wailing over their midterms (ha, ha). Whatever it is, it’s coming from the basement of 518 Park Drive. You should go investigate. But bring along a friend or two, because you […]

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By Katrina Uy @katreenz Last weekend during her opening monologue on “Saturday Night Live”, she stated, “There are a few subjects I’m not going to get into tonight: I’m not going to do Hannah Montana, but I can give you an update. She was murdered.” Well, then. That escalated quickly. How’s that for a break […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Cherry blossoms, cotton candy and girls in frilly lace dresses are just some of the many possibilities that might come to mind when one thinks of the color pink. From the palest shades of amaranth to the more vibrant fuchsia and magenta, since the later half of the 20th […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Ever heard of Girls Generation? EXO? Big Bang? If so, chances are, you’re a K-Pop fan. That’s short for “Korean Pop,” in case you, like me, were unaware of the ever so catchy musical sensation that’s risen in popularity worldwide. What makes K-Pop so appealing and how did it […]

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