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“Amanda Knox” a raw look at the media

Missy Gerlach, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2016

This past week, I attended a meeting for students planning to study abroad. Around 20 students and myself anxiously sat together, waiting for the speaker talk us through the process of choosing and applying to the available programs. As my eyes scanned down the long list of cities and countries where I cou...

In Long Distance Relationships, Couples Need Space

In Long Distance Relationships, Couples Need Space

Olivia Gilbert, Columnist

October 15, 2015

Illustration by Luke Hampton. Like it or not, technology, social media, and constant connectedness are defining aspects of our generation’s identity. We utilize technology in nearly all aspects of life— and relationships are no exception. Smartphones, texting, free long-distance calling, and applications li...

‘Warm Bodies’ Leaves Viewer Feeling Warm and Fuzzy

‘Warm Bodies’ Leaves Viewer Feeling Warm and Fuzzy

Nathan Fisher

February 7, 2013

The undead seem to be hip nowadays, with shows like "The Walking Dead" and "True Blood" drawing huge crowds, and movies like "Zombieland," "Resident Evil" and "Shaun of the Dead" making a few bucks. Cashing in on this apocalypse lovefest, this week's new release, "Warm Bodies," adds a new twist to zombiela...

Singing misfits spew chunks and humor in “Pitch Perfect”

Singing misfits spew chunks and humor in “Pitch Perfect”

Nathan Fisher

October 11, 2012

After a grueling and rather unpleasant week of midterms, I escaped to the theater for a good pick-me-up and a mindless movie. My fried brain needed something predictable, silly and fun. Believe it or not, "Pitch Perfect"––that's right, the a cappella version of "Glee"––hit the spot! "Pitch Perfect" follows Beca (Anna Kendrick ...

Tasty recipes for Valentine’s treats show labor of love

Tasty recipes for Valentine’s treats show labor of love

Ellie Newell

February 9, 2012

If you and your sweetheart are going to brave the crowds this Feb. 14, I'd recommend making your reservations yesterday. I think I've mentioned before my undying love for Brasserie Four, but I've also come to be a big supporter of the appetizers and beer date. Public House 124's truffle fries and wi...

Valentine’s Week Pio Pick

The Editors

February 9, 2012

Sexy Time at Das Haus The German House presents a night of delicious baked treats and sexy phrases! Come decorate Valentine's Day cookies and learn how to seduce the likes of Til Schweiger and Heidi Klum with sweet nothings in German. Friday, Feb. 10, 7 p.m. German Interest House....

Valentine’s Day personalities

Valentine’s Day personalities

Elena Aragon

February 9, 2012

LONELY SINGLE This fellow could not be more obvious that he has no one to love on Valentine's Day. Moping around with a pout and a downturned head, he is the embodiment of loneliness itself, treating this day as a mourning ceremony rather than a commercial holiday filled with candy. No amounts of Adel...

‘Dating Doctor’ shares humor, romantic advice

‘Dating Doctor’ shares humor, romantic advice

caitlinhardee

February 2, 2012

This article was co-authored by Mallory Martin. On Tuesday, Jan. 31, WEB and Whitman welcomed visiting speaker David Coleman, "The Dating Doctor." Coleman, a sought-after motivational speaker in the midst of a whirlwind national tour, worked the audience masterfully, illuminating unspoken truths about bo...

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