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Understanding The 2013 NBA Playoffs Through Game Of Thrones: The Western Conference

Nick Young ’13, Life & Style Columnist

May 2, 2013

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Here we are, part two of this long, rambling, hopefully somewhat coherent, article comparing the NBA playoffs to “Game of Thrones.” If you actually read the last one and have anted up for this one, thank you. WESTERN CONFERENCE: 1)...

Sh*t My Friend Says at Dinner

Meri St. Jean ’15 & Kirsten Paull ’15, Managing Editor & Contributing Writer

May 2, 2013

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Move over KFC, there’s a new colonel in town. (Disclaimer: we have no clue if he’s actually a colonel, but there is good fried chicken.) Stamm’s Deli: Chicken at its Best is located at 44 East High Street. If you’re looking...

Understanding the 2013 NBA Playoffs through Game Of Thrones

By Nick Young '13, Life & Style Columnist

April 25, 2013

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This is a very special time of year for me. The Chicago Blackhawks are about to commence a (hopefully dominant) playoff run, “Game of Thrones” is in full swing and the NBA playoffs have started. Instead of my usual column,...

Letters from Abroad: Boiled Peanuts & Beyond

By Laura Henke, Abroad Columnist

April 25, 2013

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These days, people frequently ask me “So, what was the most interesting/valuable/remarkable thing about being at Dickinson?” This question is not easy to answer (seniors, try it yourself!). There are plenty of memories of...

College Fashion: Spring Wardrobe

By Alicia Reynolds '14, Life & Style Columnist

April 25, 2013

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With the weather finally beginning to feel like spring, students are eager to whip out their spring wardrobes. These wardrobes include many vibrant colors and various patterns. It is quite exciting to see pastels again as it reminds...

Life Lessons from Abroad

Sara Moss '14, Abroad Columnist

April 18, 2013

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Today is April 12. In exactly 36 days, my bags will be packed and my host family will bring me to the Copenhagen airport. I will be heading home, and as much as I would like to change that fact, there is nothing I can do. The...

Old Albums You Should Listen To: Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)

Nick Young '13, Life & Style Columnist

April 18, 2013

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With all due respect to Two Chainz, A$AP Rocky, Drake and the majority of the rappers who have songs on the iTunes top 100, they are killing Hip-Hop. Maybe I didn’t phrase that quite right; Two Chainz, A$AP Rocky, Drake and...

Letters from Abroad: When Skin Speaks for Itself

Kendra Haven ’14, Abroad Columnist

April 18, 2013

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To survive in the city of Yaoundé, one must embrace the dust of the Cameroonian Earth: it breathes with you, follows you, gets in and out of taxis with you. Looking out the back window of a cab, I feel my eyesight reconfiguring,...

Letters from Abroad: Finding School Spirit

Laura Henke, Life & Style Columnist

April 12, 2013

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Ever since I came to Dickinson, I tried to do some private studying on the myth of the American school spirit. Us Europeans usually only know it the way it is depicted in movies, and if movies are any indicator for real life,...

Blast from the Past Old School Room Draw

April 12, 2013

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If housing selection seems impossible, take a glimpse at how it was handled ten years ago. Tom Roche comments on the Room Draw headache in an April 1993 Dickinsonian issue. There will be many aspects of Dickinson College that...

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