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Being from the southern United States and only five hours from New Orleans meant Mardi Gras was a large part of my youth. One of the most vivid memories from my childhood is being on a crowded street in Mobile, Alabama having beads thrown at me from a mime-looking character on a parade float. As […]

You’re hungry, so you go to the kitchen to make some food.   A friend from class texts you, “Are you going to class today?” It’s a Wednesday night and your roommate asks if you’re going to Dublin. It’s 9 p.m., you have a five-page paper, two online quizzes and a group project due at 11:59 […]

An indie darling finally makes its way to the Nintendo Switch Lost among the giant releases on Steam, PS4 and Xbox every day are the small indie games that often get put out without much fanfare. The developers usually don’t have much marketing budget and hope to rely on word-of-mouth to spread the news of […]

The Great Debate, let’s finally get to the bottom of it! When do you think the first day of Spring is? March 19, 20 and 21 are all marked on someone’s calendar as the “First Day of Spring.” How is it that the first day of Spring is on three different days? The argument has […]

Contrary to your favorite influencer, model or actor’s advice, healthy skin comes from more than just drinking a lot of water. Their skin is the result of hundreds—probably thousands—of dollars in facials and skincare a month. But what we can do is our best with what is available, and trust me—there are a lot on […]