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Return of the HUB Boxes

Sarah Manderbach ’22, Opinion Columnist

November 7, 2019

For almost a year now, the Dickinson HUB boxes at the underground have been out of service. I remember coming in to my freshman year and spending a lot of time trying to figure out how to properly enter my code into my little...

How I Discovered My Passion for Italian

Jacob DeCarli ’22, Managing Editor

November 7, 2019

Before my first year of college, I never thought that I would eventually major in a foreign language. Now, in the middle of my sophomore year, I am a double major in Italian Studies and International Studies. How did this happen?...

Every Girl Needs a Role Model

Sarah Clancy ’20, Guest Columnist

November 7, 2019

In 5th grade I was asked to write a persuasive essay on why ______ was my role model in life.  If I recall correctly, I think I picked Mother Theresa – which was a bit of a cop out because I had to use her for another proje...

Pearl’s Picks: Week 10

Robert Pearl ’20, Opinion Columnist

November 7, 2019

Let’s get the bad news out of the way first. I went one and three this past week. Horrible. Inexcusable. You all deserve better. When Adam Vinatieri shanked that field goal to win (and cover) Sunday it was like someone reached...

Influence of Social Media

Lisa Clair ’21, Life & Style Editor

October 31, 2019

Social media is something that is so popularized at this point, it is perceived as abnormal among our peers to not have an online presence. Snapchat and Instagram are now considered essential to a college student’s social status...

Pearl’s Picks: Week Nine

Robert Pearl ’20, Opinion Columnist

October 31, 2019

Let’s do some quick math before the start of the picks this week. We just passed the halfway point of the season which means we have 9 more weeks of regular season football. So far this season our totals are 12 and eight total...

The Water Boy

Marcus Witherspoon ’20, Opinion Editor

October 31, 2019

There are few things that are certain in life: death, taxes, and the fact that most water fountains straight up suck. I’ve spent damn near 22 years on this earth and have only found one water fountain that I like. I’ve spent...

The Current State of Hip-Hop: A New Golden Age?

Brendan Paige ’20, Guest Columnist

October 17, 2019

Last week I wrote an album review for “Mirrorland” by EARTHGANG and it got me to think about hip-hop in recent years.  While I will be going back to more album reviews next week, I thought this would be a good time to tal...

Pearl’s Picks

Robert Pearl ’20, Opinion Columnist

October 17, 2019

This was a truly great weekend of football. I was watching games and couldn’t stop thinking about how blessed we all are for this amazing sport we call football. 3-1 on the week means we are back on track for the season bringing...

Abroad Thoughts

Marcus Witherspoon ’20, Opinion Editor

October 17, 2019

I knew I wanted to go abroad before I got to college. Growing up with a sister who is nine years older than me, I got to hear about all the exciting times she had while she studied abroad in Italy. Until two years ago I never...

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