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When in doubt, take the elevator: a guide to lifts across campus

When in doubt, take the elevator: a guide to lifts across campus

Posted On: December 04, 2017

There are some horrors all students at the College of William and Mary have to face: Sadler food, [...]

Following up on allergy concerns at Marketplace

Following up on allergy concerns at Marketplace

Posted On: December 04, 2017

A month ago, I wrote a column titled “Addressing Allergy Concerns at Marketplace.” I described my experience eating [...]

Study tips to overcome stress during finals

Study tips to overcome stress during finals

Posted On: December 04, 2017

Looming like a dark cloud on the horizon, finals begin Dec. 11. Mental illness is a huge problem [...]

In the wake of the Botetourt fire: Botetourt makes a chaotic move to hotels

In the wake of the Botetourt fire: Botetourt makes a chaotic move to hotels

Posted On: December 04, 2017

My experience with the generator blowing up and the subsequent evacuation was a largely negative experience. I was [...]

Confronting polarization on campus: A matter of listening first, speaking second

Confronting polarization on campus: A matter of listening first, speaking second

Posted On: December 04, 2017

With this past year’s election going down as probably the most controversial in American history, it makes sense [...]

In the wake of the Botetourt Fire: College struggles to execute evacuation

In the wake of the Botetourt Fire: College struggles to execute evacuation

Posted On: December 04, 2017

I didn’t blame the College of William and Mary for its hectic response to the Fauquier transformer explosion [...]

Banner may be unavailable, but college life goes on nonetheless

Banner may be unavailable, but college life goes on nonetheless

Posted On: November 27, 2017

3 seconds, 2 seconds, 1 second, and … Banner unavailable. Registration is, perhaps, one of the worst times [...]

Checking on consent for traditional tuck-ins

Checking on consent for traditional tuck-ins

Posted On: November 27, 2017

The top 10 sex acts that will result in you pulling a muscle — this was the theme [...]

Crim Dell banner incites debate, not change

Crim Dell banner incites debate, not change

Posted On: November 27, 2017

As students at the College of William and Mary, we all value our institution as a haven of [...]

Students’ small-scale Thanksgiving can be just as enjoyable

Students’ small-scale Thanksgiving can be just as enjoyable

Posted On: November 27, 2017

“We’re hosting 40 people at my house!” “I’m going to the Bahamas with my family!” “I’m having three [...]