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Making the most of winter break

November 15, 2020

With the second wave of COVID-19 hitting the world as hard as the first one, winter break trips seem unlikely and even impossible. This semester has been particularly stressful for students and you might not...

5 quirky gifts to buy your loved ones this holiday season

November 15, 2020

With the holiday season rolling around, it’s time to start thinking about buying gifts for our loved ones. Gift shopping can be a difficult task, and with everything going on in the world, the last...

Fighting the urge to splurge: Getting the best deals this Christmas

November 15, 2020

The fall semester is ending earlier than usual, but it’s never too early to start buying Christmas gifts. The recent mail delays and re-workings within shipping services have caused people to start...

Get to know Trump

Donald Trump has been campaigning across America with his infamous slogan “Make America Great Again
November 2, 2020

The sitting President of the United States is Donald J. Trump, who was elected in 2016 and is now up for re-election in 2020. As the first president whose main career was in real estate development...

Last minute Halloween costumes

Halloween costumes can be made with things as simple as clothes already in your closet. / Photo from lifestylewithkel on Instagram
November 2, 2020

Halloween is almost here and for all of those college students out there who wait until the last minute to do everything, you’re probably scrambling to figure out what to throw together for a last-minute...

Tips for finals  season

Rewriting your notes is one way to help you study for finals. / Photo from scholar_witch on Instagram
November 2, 2020

The fall semester of 2020 is quickly coming  to an end and finals are just around the corner. We have  heard the term “unprecedented  times” enough  to last a lifetime  and...

Get to know Joe

In his campaign Joe Biden has been calling for voters to vote early this election season / Photo from Joebiden on Instagram
November 2, 2020

After months of the 2020 election being a regular topic of conversation in the media, No. 3 is just days away and early voting has started all across the country. For many students, this may be your first...

Rare Beauty Product Review

Selena Gomez, the brand’s founder, designed the products to be more inclusive of people with arthritis like herself. / Photo from rarebeauty on Instagram
October 16, 2020

  Recently, singer and actress Selena Gomez released a makeup line called Rare Beauty. When the brand was announced, it received a lot of backlash because it seemed like Gomez was just trying to jump...

Tattoos: to have or to have not?

YouTuber and influencer Snitchery keeps her tattoos on display and often makes videos explaining their meanings to her subscribers. / Photo from Snitchery on Instagram
October 16, 2020

Whether or not to get a tattoo is kind of a big deal. Whatever you choose to have tattooed on yourself will most likely be there for  the rest of your life, so whatever you get, you have to make...

Finding joy in fall traditions

The Great Jack O’ Lantern Blaze is one exciting nearby attraction to visit this fall. / Photo from visitsleepyhollow on Instagram
October 16, 2020

With the season of autumn officially underway and cold weather fast approaching, now is the perfect time to indulge in some fun fall activities. From sipping on pumpkin spice lattes to enjoying a hayride,...

What’s up with BIDEN Beauty?

The brand’s features product is a blue,doubles sided beauty blender that is priced at $20.20./ Photo from bidenbeauty on Instagram
October 16, 2020

If you’re tuned into the beauty community, politics or even general weird things that pop up on the internet, you may have noticed a new makeup brand called BIDEN Beauty making its rounds. BIDEN Beauty,...

Saying goodbye to TikTok, or are we really?

Saying goodbye to TikTok, or are we really?
October 1, 2020

months.   At first, the app seemed like it was meant for younger audiences to share videos doing silly dances and other challenges with friends, but it soon grew to include older audiences as well....

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