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Play That Funky Music Right: An Odyssey of Vinyl

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Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

It’s a late July evening in Lakewood, New Jersey when the wedding begins. The reception hall—buzzing [...]


Finding Your Watering Hole

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Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Last year, I was just a lonely freshman wondering what the hell I was doing at [...]


Recalculating: Using Spoken-Word Poetry as My GPS

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Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Last week felt like the longest week on record in the last several months. It was [...]


Studying Abroad Through the Lens of Art

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Friday, May 2nd, 2014

I had just finished a meeting with my future co-op employers at City Hall and I [...]


Punch It, Chewie!

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Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

As a child, I was first introduced to the genre of science fiction by Steven Spielberg’s [...]


In defense of the humanities

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Friday, March 14th, 2014

A Google search for “most useless college degree” yields approximately 1,980,000 results, consisting mostly of lists [...]


Struggles of a 17 year-old college freshman

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Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

You’d think that being a college student might come with the ability to take care of [...]


Adjusting to life in the North

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Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

I am a Southerner, the child of Northern parents, and as such, I’m finding my recent [...]


Writing Groups: Support for the Aspiring Novelist

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Thursday, June 6th, 2013

  At Double Shots Café near Penn’s Landing, the back portion of the establishment is a [...]


Review: Miss Plastique by Lynn Levin

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Monday, June 3rd, 2013

In a back cover blurb of Lynn Levin’s Miss Plastique, poet Christopher Bursk notes Levin’s “perfect [...]