Category : Lifestyle

Marvel’s Change For the Better

Marvel Comics has brought countless of its most famous superheroes from page to screen since 2002’s Spider-Man. Although adaptions of the comics had been produced for the screen starting in 1944 with Captain America, the popularity of the films have…

0 Comments / 35 View / February 8, 2015

Voluntourism: Feel-Good Imperialism for the 21st century?

We were a group of twelve girls, aged thirteen to seventeen, lifting adobe bricks and hauling wood, trying to build something that resembled a room in the midst of the Andes. We didn’t have any construction skills, we didn’t speak…

0 Comments / 852 View / February 5, 2015

Alan Cummings and Emma Stone Soar in Cabaret

New York City is filled with legendary locations with that have undergone innovative and unexpected re-purposing. The Big Apple is also home to Broadway – the perfect place for such venues to shine. One such successful revamping is Studio 54,…

0 Comments / 200 View / February 4, 2015

Give the Devil His Due: The Patriots Are Super Bowl Champions (Again)

            You may not believe it, but Jermaine Kearse made–or not–the biggest play of one of the greatest games in NFL history last night. You won’t believe it, because you’re thinking about Malcolm Butler jumping the…

0 Comments / 123 View / February 2, 2015

NFL Domestic Violence Ad

The NFL will pay for a 30-second ad on domestic violence that will air during the Super Bowl this Sunday. The ad features scenes of a house strewn with picture frames and a hole in the wall, seemingly from a…

0 Comments / 63 View / February 1, 2015

Chipotle and College Students, An Inseparable Bond That Cannot be Broken

“White rice, vegetables, chicken, mild salsa, cheese, lettuce and guac.” Ask any college student and there’s a good chance that if they are a Chipotle customer, that they too can recite their order on the spot, anytime; anywhere. What’s the…

0 Comments / 1664 View / January 30, 2015

Not So Obvious Things to Consider When Choosing a College

There are factors that are obviously important when choosing a college—location, cost, etc. But there are also many factors that you may not think about when choosing a college.  I’ve collected and listed just some of these less acknowledged factors,…

0 Comments / 267 View / January 28, 2015

The Old King Is Dead, Long Live the King: Luck v. Manning

Let’s talk for a second about Peyton Manning. We’re doing this because he deserves it. Because there’s a good chance he threw his last pass ever in a professional football game on Sunday in a 24-13 loss that felt more like…

0 Comments / 43 View / January 13, 2015

Will Lena Dunham’s Girls Get It Right?

“Whitewashing” is a term that is commonly murmured in the television industry. It is a phrase that producers and executives do not want associated with their program, as it is linked with the practice of racism. Despite television shows like…

0 Comments / 124 View / January 13, 2015

Predicting Winners? Nope – Predicting the Oscar Nominations

[section_title title=First page title] January 15th is right around the corner, which means movie buffs across the country will be waiting in anticipation for the annual announcement of the year’s Oscar nominations. The title of all titles, an Oscar nomination…

1 Comment / 535 View / January 9, 2015