Jul. 24, 2014

Archive for Tag Archives: ' culture'

Silent song

Silent song

Posted On: January 27, 2014

American Sign Language Club founders seek to teach, bridge barriers with language. [...]

Students fast, wear hijabs for Islamic Awareness Week

Students fast, wear hijabs for Islamic Awareness Week

Posted On: April 08, 2013

The day-long Fast-a-Thon was not for those with a weak stomach. Following sunset Sunday night, the student participants [...]

Bosnia

Bosnia

Posted On: September 13, 2012

“The most memorable moment of my trip happened right before the students’ final performance. The show consisted of [...]

The Five Shows You Never Watched

The Five Shows You Never Watched

Posted On: April 26, 2012

Finals week is coming, so we’ve got something a little lighter on the reading side. I debated for [...]

In Defense of the Sitcom

In Defense of the Sitcom

Posted On: April 19, 2012

I was interviewing for an internship this weekend, and I used my usual opening networking question: “What is [...]

Titanic Surpasses $2 Billion in Ticket Sales

Titanic Surpasses $2 Billion in Ticket Sales

Posted On: April 16, 2012

According to the Associated Press, James Cameron’s “Titanic” surpassed $2 billion in lifetime ticket sales. The 3-D re-release [...]

Suspending Reality – Why TV Isn’t Perfect and Shouldn’t Be

Suspending Reality – Why TV Isn’t Perfect and Shouldn’t Be

Posted On: April 08, 2012

Remember in Legally Blonde when Elle Woods cons the real murderer into spontaneously confessing on the stand with [...]

Tamagotchi

Tamagotchi

Posted On: March 29, 2012

Children of the 90s loved robopets and electronic toys. Furbies, Poo-Chi, Neopets and Tickle-Me-Elmo all captured the hearts [...]

Lady Architect May Have Taught Christopher Wren

Lady Architect May Have Taught Christopher Wren

Posted On: March 29, 2012

Local architectural historian and Newport House Bed & Breakfast owner John Millar is writing a book called “First [...]

’90s Nightmare

’90s Nightmare

Posted On: March 22, 2012

Every decade has its secret shame, an inexplicably popular trend that haunts people years later. Realistically, it is [...]