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What I Wish I Knew

What I Wish I Knew

Astghik Dion, Photo/Assistant Entertainment Editor

May 18, 2020

A collection of words of wisdom by women in college, for women entering college. 

Judging Books By Their Covers: “Two by Two” is a touching novel about the unconditional love between a parent and a child

Judging Books By Their Covers: “Two by Two” is a touching novel about the unconditional love between a parent and a child

Joanna Buoniconti, Copy Editor

May 3, 2020

A novel that is sure to captivate your attention from its first chapter to its last, making it an ideal distraction for those consumed in stress and anxiety during this time.

The Student Perspective in Quarantine

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Brie Bristol, Writer

May 3, 2020

For students in higher education, the world today has drastically impacted their mental health as they struggle to continue with online courses, unemployed, homelessness, and possible illness. 

App of the week: Calm

App of the week: Calm

Emma Sammuli, Lifestyle Editor

April 30, 2020

Stress may be at an all-time high so that’s why this week's app is Calm, an app designed to help relieve stress in a number of different ways.

Diabetics take extra health precautions during the pandemic

Diabetics take extra health precautions during the pandemic

Nicole Biagioni, Writer

April 28, 2020

With the fast spread and unpleasant symptoms of COVID-19, diabetics are taking extra precautions regarding their health.

Ask Beccy: What happens next

Ask Beccy: What happens next

Rebecca Aiken, Writer

April 27, 2020

Beccy discusses the options for the upcoming semester.

Subreddits to distract yourself from the coronavirus pandemic

Subreddits to distract yourself from the coronavirus pandemic

Talia Heisey, Writer

April 25, 2020

The coronavirus has brought stress into the lives of many. Check out these subreddits that are a good distraction during this difficult time.

Fostering pets can help cure cabin fever

Fostering pets can help cure cabin fever

Emilee Klein, Writer

April 24, 2020

Fostering a pet can not only provide entertainment during quarantine, but also help animals in need and support local animal shelters.

App of the week: DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats

App of the week: DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats

Emma Sammuli, Lifestyle Editor

April 23, 2020

During this time, with dining at restaurants completely out of the question, ordering through food delivery apps is a great way to support your favorite local eateries while still practicing social distancing.

Anxiety in College Students

Photo provided by Jesse Kolodkin.

Samantha Croteau, Contributor

April 21, 2020

With classes now online and students living at home, anxiety and depression are a real threat to college students' mental health.

Judging Books By Their Covers: “GIRL IN PIECES” is an unapologetic testament of a teenage girl’s struggle with mental health

Judging Books By Their Covers: “GIRL IN PIECES” is an unapologetic testament of a teenage girl’s struggle with mental health

Joanna Buoniconti, Copy Editor

April 17, 2020

The novel portrays the unflinchingly honest, gruesome tale of a teenage girl who has already lost more than most people do in a lifetime.

App of the Week: Day One

App of the Week: Day One

Emma Sammuli, Lifestyle Editor

April 16, 2020

Day One is a simple fix for those of us who want to keep a healthy habit, but are a bit unsure on where and how to start.

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