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Posted on 16. Jan, 2014 by Kelly Chian.
Oxford Dictionary defines a fangirl as “an obsessive female fan (usually of movies, comic books, or science fiction).” These fans spend hours watching and listening to shows, songs, books and everything related. More extreme than normal fans, fangirls have nearly an unconditional love for their topic of choice.
Posted on 14. Nov, 2012 by admin.
By Natasha Ringnalda
Columnist comments on lack of manners in the hallways
The bell rings. I pick up my binders and begin the journey from Arlingtonian to Advanced Ceramics. Cutting across the courtyard to avoid the congested hallways, I arrive at the doors to the freshman hallway. To my surprise the person walking in front of me lets [...]
Posted on 13. Nov, 2012 by Anna-Maria Thalassinos.
Graphic by Patty Huntley
By Anna-Maria Thalassinos ‘14
A typical morning routine: hit the snooze button on your alarm at least twice, eat breakfast, get dressed for school, and check your phone for the latest news, from current events to who is dating whom.
Now in 2012, we can easily agree that we live in a technology obsessed [...]
Posted on 22. Feb, 2012 by admin.
by Elizabeth Tzagournis, ‘13
I went to Colorado with a mission: to find out why our neighbors in Texas or Illinois—or even way out in Argentina—think Ohio is where the game Farmville originated. And to discover why the notion exists that cow tipping is our greatest form of entertainment. As trivial and obviously untrue as this [...]
Posted on 16. Feb, 2012 by admin.
Columnist reflects on spring break plans—or a lack thereof
By Aly Gordon ‘13
March 16. This date, to the average passerby, is nothing special—merely a blip on their ever-changing radar. They dismiss it with a wave of the hand, a shake of the head, easily returning to their day-to-day lives without a second thought. Little do they [...]
Posted on 24. Jan, 2012 by admin.
Columnist reflects on Valentines day
by Aly Gordon ‘13
You feel it, that sudden yet oh-so-familiar prick, stinging the back of your neck with a burning intensity. Fuming, you turn around, though the feeling fast subsides as you lock eyes with a random stranger. In this very moment, the birds begin their ebullient chirp, an orchestra plays [...]