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Celebrate these international alternatives to Valentine’s Day

Sofia Rada, Blogger

February 13, 2014

It is ironic that a holiday about love often brings hate to mind instead. Maybe we’re single and bitter. Maybe one time we got a card from some kid we didn’t really know that said, “I love to watch you from afar.” Maybe...

Tis the season to explore: holiday traditions from around the world

Sofia Rada, Reporter

December 4, 2013

Whether it is singing carols, hanging stockings or meeting someone under the mistletoe, everyone has their favorite holiday traditions. But sometimes we need a new twist in our festivities. This year you may want to borrow some...

Outside Looking In: The Bicycle Situation

Sofia Rada, Blogger

October 14, 2013

Today, I woke up 20 minutes before my first class. In 13 minutes, I was out my door and speeding through campus. In my hurry, I didn’t bother to put in earphones, allowing the soundtrack of this morning’s race to instead be...