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Breaking down stereotypes one film at a time

Breaking down stereotypes one film at a time

Emilee Klein, Writer

October 28, 2019

The Asian American Film Festival focuses on the relationship between Asian Americans and gender.

HBO’s “Euphoria” does everything right when it comes to costume design

(Screenshot from the

Shane Guilfyole, Writer

October 24, 2019

The fashion reflected in entertainment eventually trickles down to audiences, who in turn adapt and further develop the looks until a new trend is born, thus forwarding the fashion cycle.

Four sweaters to try out for the colder seasons

Four sweaters to try out for the colder seasons

Matt Hachisu, Contributor

October 23, 2019

How to look fashionable while remaining comfortable.

Penny For Your Thoughts: Episode 1

Artwork by Kacey Connolly.

Elena Babson and Deirdre Carberry

October 16, 2019

Tune in for great tips on how to stay positive and empowered about your body.

Why are college students expected to over-work themselves?

Quiet study floor in the W.E.B. DuBois Library

Emma Filev-Mihalak, Contributor

October 15, 2019

Whether a current or former college student, a high school student, or even a parent, this struggle is shared by most Americans.

Planning a summer trip to Iceland

Hveragerdi, Hringsja sign (Lynn B. Macalingay)

Shannon Macalingay, LifeStyle Editor

October 14, 2019

How to pack for the chilly temperatures of Iceland's summer.

App of the week for college students: Forest App – Stay Focused

App of the week for college students: Forest App - Stay Focused

Sophia Torres, Writer

October 10, 2019

Having trouble focusing on your work? Forest app is here to help.

YouTube star Shane Dawson documents life in the spotlight with “The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star”

(Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia Commons)

Alana Zeilander, Contributor

October 8, 2019

Dawson displays all the ups and downs of being an outsider on the inside of the chaos of the beauty world. From a news story about the dynamic duo not being on the best of terms, to discussing Star’s ex-friends, fans learn more about his perspective.

Five must places to visit in Kyoto

Kiyomizu Temple looking over Kyoto

Ying Hua, Contributor

October 7, 2019

Appreciate the historical and modern fusion of Kyoto, Japan.

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