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Blast from the Past: MASH Withdrawal

March 7

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The end of the beloved TV show MASH saddened millions of Americans. Andy Brotmann jokingly reports how Dickinsonians handled this change in an article printed March 10, 1983. Monday, February 28th, marked the end of a saga...

Fashion Review: Infinity Scarves

Alicia Reynolds ’14, Life & Style Columnist

February 28

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Ever wonder how people can have their scarves perfectly styled circularly around their necks, without it unraveling? No need to look any farther; their secret is the infinity scarf. Infinity scarves, also known as “loop scarves,” are scarves that are connected circularly around y...

Letters from Abroad: College Sans Campus

Alex Toole ’14, Abroad Columnist

February 28

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It’s pretty cliché to write about the differences between your host country and the United States, but that’s pretty much the point of going abroad: to be somewhere different. So, despite your protests, I’m going to write...

Abroad: UK News

Justine Heritage ’14, Abroad Columnist

February 28

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Perhaps one of the strangest parts of studying at a school other than Dickinson is adjusting to classroom expectations. The different rules, the different grading systems and the different acceptable behaviors have all presented...

S#!* My Friend Says at Dinner: White Elephant

Meri St. Jean ’15 and Kirsten Paull ’15

February 28

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After hearing about the closing of Amy’s Thai and its subsequent reopening under new ownership as the White Elephant, we decided to check it out. Upon entering, it became clear that Amy got a facelift. This may seem pretty critical,...

Abroad: Who is Terence Hill?

Laura Henke, Abroad Columnist

February 28

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Did you ever get the chance to design a quiz about your home country while you were abroad? If not, I hope you still have your junior year coming up, or at least some other occasion to devise twenty or so questions on random trivia...

Old Albums You Should Be Listening To: Sailin’ Shoes (1972)

Nick Young ’13, Life & Style Columnist

February 28

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When I was a kid, my family took a lot of road trips. Throughout each drive I would plead with my parents to let me choose the music. Every once and a while I got the chance to put on such timeless classics: Millennium, Aaron’s...

Recipe: Still in Love? Show Them with Red Velvet

Melanie Levine ’13, Life & Style Columnist

February 21

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Just because Valentine’s Day is over does not mean we can no longer show the people we love how much we care. A great way to do this is by baking for people, and what are more loved than cupcakes? How about homemade red velvet...

Letters from Abroad: Meet the Danes

Sara Moss '14, Abroad Columnist

February 21

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When I last wrote, I had been in Denmark for about two weeks and was just starting to get a feel for my new home. Now just two weeks later, I’ve gotten my footing, and many lifestyle differences that seemed strange at first now f...

Letters from Abroad: Corruption in Cameroon

Kendra Haven ’14, Abroad Columnist

February 21

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My Cameroonian French professor recently provoked my thoughts on the subject of corruption. What role does it play in shaping the United States government and society? I had to think on that one for a while, and my answer arrived...

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