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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By Shivani Patel, Staff [email protected] “Britain’s Got Talent,” the British sister to “America’s Got Talent,” recently aired a Latin dance troupe. While dance may not be something new on this show, the troupe definitely brought something new to the table. Made up of five couples from the U.K., Kings and Queens took the stage on […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff [email protected] This past Monday marked the 15th anniversary of the shootings that took place in Littleton, Colorado at Columbine High School. Two high school students, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, opened fire on their school, killing twelve people and wounding over twenty. They then committed suicide in the school, leaving the […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff [email protected] Apparel company Diesel recently came out with a dance video entitled “A-Z of Dance” as part of its #dieselreboot campaign to advertise its new line of jeans. The company collaborated with i-D, a London-based fashion and style magazine. Diesel’s new jeans are meant to allow people to remain active instead of feeling […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you have surely heard of the YouTube video “Evolution of Dance” by Judson Laipply. With over 250 million views, it has become one of the most popular videos on YouTube. In it, Laipply imitates dance styles from the 50s all the way […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates The Jabbawockeez, an all-male dance group originating from San Diego, is practically a household name. This iconic group began with three members — Kevin Brewer, Phil Tayag and Joe Larot — under the name “Three Muskee”. By 2004, the group had grown to seven members. Tony Tran was the most […]

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By Shivani Patel, Staff Writer @shizupates Hope you all had a wonderful, but most of all relaxing spring break away from this frigid weather. Now, time for what you all are (hopefully) looking forward to – dance. Fans of “The Ellen Show” will recognize this one. Ellen came across a YouTube video of 3-year-old Heaven […]

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