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First-year Park Scholars share their experiences with the transition to collegiate life at IC
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
By Alec Belmore '16
Simply stated, I love the holidays. It’s a time filled with good cheer, good intentions, and good fun. If I had things my way, I would live in a holiday fantasy world all the time. Unfortunately, as a college student, there’s a real Grinch who is determined to ruin the holidays for all.
His name is finals.
Yes, finals are trying to ruin...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
By Erica Moriarty '16
A few weeks ago, my Introduction to Journalism class discussed the idea of oddity in news.
My professor lectured on the importance of information that has something peculiar about it – a quirk or abnormality that makes it newsworthy. He proceeded to ask how many people (in my class of fifteen students) knew someone who had been diagnosed with...