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Man who trades in iPhone for flip phone likens himself to contemporary Thoreau

Man who trades in iPhone for flip phone likens himself to contemporary Thoreau

Ann Karneus, Aroused

November 7, 2019

Although technology in the digital age provides us with instantaneous connections and a wealth of information, the sheer volume of these resources can lead to a life full of distractions.  Sophomore Josh Frederickson is combatting this dilemma by deciding to give up his silver iPhone X for a sleek Mo...

The Pursuit of Authenticity

The Pursuit of Authenticity

Nikolaus Kennelly, Columnist

October 4, 2017

We humans crave the anxieties of the Savanna. To engage in a standoff with a hungry lion over an antelope carcass is a dream many of us secretly harbor. The rush of leading a life on the edge, where only the essentials matter, is shared almost universally by those who play boardgames, watch TV shows...

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