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Recipe: Still in Love? Show Them with Red Velvet

Melanie Levine ’13, Life & Style Columnist

February 21, 2013

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, 2013

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, 2013

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...

Old Albums You Should Be Listening To: Funky Kingston (1975)

Nick Young '13, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2013

The statement “Bob Marley is the greatest Reggae artist of all time” drives me crazy. All things considered, Marley may come out on top. His cultural significance cannot be denied, not to mention the fact he’s put out more...

Abroad: Everyday Life with Ancient Artifacts

February 14, 2013

As an American, when you study abroad one of the first things you notice is the difference in cultural history between the United States and your abroad country. Chances are, you’re heading to a country that has an existence...

Fashion Review: These Boots Are Made for Winter

Alicia Reynolds ’14, Life & Style Columnist

February 14, 2013

With the winter season being the time of year for snow and cold weather, it proposes a challenge of what clothing items is best for the weather. Therefore, questions arise about what type of outerwear, as well as what type of...

UK News: Learning the Ropes

Justine Heritage ’14, Abroad Columnist

February 14, 2013

After a month of fumbling around with strange coins and looking the wrong way before I cross the street, I think I’m finally starting to get the hang of things here in the UK. The first few weeks here were slightly reminiscent...

Bachelor of the Week: Ben Greene ’14

Melissa Canu ’13, Life & Style Columnist

February 14, 2013

Are you looking for a dashing Dickinsonian to swap chocolates with this Valentine’s Day? If so, then keep your eyes out for Benjamin Greene ’14. Preferring to be called “Ben” or “Benny,” this week’s bachelor finds...

Bachelorette of the Week: Emily Snell ’15

Melissa Canu ’13, Life & Style Columnist

February 7, 2013

Are you looking for a spontaneous Red Devil to spend some time with this semester? If so, then keep your eyes out for Emily Snell’15. This twenty-year-old native of Cooperstown, NY is a Psychology and French double major on campus. Referred to as “Em” among friends, this bachelorette’...

Strangely Comfortable in a Foreign Land

Kendra Haven ’14, Abroad Columnist

February 7, 2013

As I lie on my back and reflect on my 11th day in Cameroon, I am just now realizing that I forgot to take my anti-malaria medication this morning. With impeccable timing, the mosquito inside my canopy net is mocking me, drilling th...

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