Daily Archives : March 30, 2015

When Social Activism Meets the Classic College Class Confessions Page

Introducing the new Columbia University Class Confessions page: part traditional confessions page, part shocking exposé of class inequality and the darker side of the Ivy League.  The page was created by members of First-Generation Low-Income Partnership (FLIP), an organization addressing…

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A Defense of The Great Gatsby’s Daisy Buchanan

Daisy Buchanan is one of the most hated characters in literary history. This young woman is not only shallow and materialistic, but she is also perceived as cruel, manipulative and self-centered. For Gatsby, Daisy is an impossible goal, an angel…

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March Madness, Weekend 2: Notes As the Field Shrinks to Four

Round 3, Day 1: Now I am become Kentucky, the destroyer of worlds (3) Notre Dame 81, (7) Wichita State 70 o   For many parts of this game, it looked like the Shockers were of equal competition to the Fighting…

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