Category : Lifestyle

I Don’t Know What I Am Doing. Thankfully.

“You are going to have the time of your life!”  “Freshman year was the best!”  “College will be great!”  No doubt these remarks sound familiar. From receiving those acceptance letters, to move-in day, to meeting quirky people from all over…

0 Comments / 344 View / October 6, 2014

My Mental Illness May Not Be Noticeable. But It Exists.

While we typically do not publish anonymous submissions, due to the nature of this article, we have allowed the writer to stay anonymous.  The writer decided to disclose, however, her attendance of Barnard College.  The text below is the submission…

1 Comment / 793 View / October 5, 2014

An International (dis)Orientation

College orientation was a time to unpack the bedroom that you somehow managed to fit on the plane, a time to make the friends you’ll probably never see again, and a time to celebrate your newfound freedom away from the…

2 Comments / 119 View / October 3, 2014

HBO’s ‘Beyoncé and Jay-Z On the Run’ Lives Up to Hype

The Beyoncé and Jay-Z phenomenon is one of the most intriguing Rorschach tests that popular culture has to offer. There are multifarious ways to answer the question, Who are they, really? If your answer is somewhere along the lines of,…

0 Comments / 192 View / September 30, 2014

Aca-Stardom as Done by the Dartmouth Aires

Imagine a group of 16 college aged men wearing wacky, plaid, and mix-matched suit jackets singing the sweet harmonies of “Somewhere” from West Side Story in the middle-of-nowhere New Hampshire.  These men, from all over the country and the world,…

0 Comments / 583 View / September 27, 2014

The Rise of Avant Garde Pianos

As music majors would know, the general piano dates back to the harpsichord which was invented hundreds of years ago.  Since then, the famous Grand Piano became a popular instrument found from large music ensembles to smaller quartets.  While upright…

3 Comments / 2545 View / September 24, 2014

“Unhappily Ever After”: Disney’s Coming of Age

As a child, much of my life was consumed and molded by the animated brilliance of Walt Disney. Whether it was daily viewings of Winnie the Pooh or nighttime readings of The Lion King, my eyes were constantly exposed and…

0 Comments / 997 View / September 23, 2014

Another Mother Ending: HIMYM’s Long-Awaited Alternate Arrives

On March 31, 2014, the 2-hour series finale of How I Met Your Mother was released, finally revealing the true identity of what is perhaps the longest-awaited titular character in television history. The show’s ending, however, quickly proved to be…

0 Comments / 474 View / September 21, 2014

Gilmore Girls is Coming to Computer Screens Soon

 If you thought your days of seeing the dynamic mother-daughter duo of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore was over, think again. Netflix announced on Sept. 10th, that on Oct. 1, all seven seasons of “Gilmore Girls” will be available for viewing….

0 Comments / 105 View / September 19, 2014

5 Things About Alcohol in College You Should Know

      Remember: It is not the victim’s fault for being drunk – it is the fault of the perpetrator that tries to pressure them into drinking or take advantage of their rational status.   Read full statistics here.

2 Comments / 187 View / September 18, 2014