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Avoiding the Spring Break Bloat

By Rachel Barron With spring break right around the corner, the Eppley Recreation Center and Ritchie Coliseum have been packed with students trying to get back into shape for bathing suit season.  But all this hard work can be quickly ruined by ...

Melt Your Stress Away With Meditation

By Sam Schmieder Feeling stressed, overwhelmed and tense? Fear not, because you can start saying “om” and re-energizing all while on campus. Thanks to the University Health Center, hour-long meditation sessions are available for anyone who ...

Engaged in College

By Aviva Woolf  Love in college is tricky. You are in a jam-packed city full of students with little supervision, little privacy and a lot of people to meet. And by “meet” I mean bump into at a party at 1 a.m. and awkwardly see the next ...

What’s Your Relationship Status?

By Lauren Shaw College boyfriends are unnecessary, at least if you ask sophomore marketing major Christina Esqueu. “Dating in college is nothing like dating in the rest of the world,” said Esqueu.  “People are like, ‘I’m bored!  ...

“Afro-Semitic” Music

By Lizzy Solovey African-American spiritual music, a type of folk music, offers a Christian interpretation of the plight of slaves in the 19th century and is considered a precursor to gospel music. Sung inside and outside of churches, this ...

Mitzpeh Matchmaker – David and Amanda

February was certainly a month of love for some. On Feb. 7, David Kravitz, a junior computer science major, and Amanda Schwartz, a freshman English major, embarked on an oddly familiar blind date at Yogiberry. Who got there first? David: She ...

Going the Distance

By Alicia McElhaney They say it never works. A long-distance relationship is impossible: it will force you to compromise independence, become emotionally attached and worst of all, you hardly get to see your significant other. And yet the ...

Jew You Should Know- Aaron Czinn

By David Bowman After just a 10-minute conversation with Aaron Czinn, it’s clear that he’s a socially conscious individual who has already made a difference at this university. Growing up in New Jersey as a Modern Orthodox kid in a ...