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“My Dear Melancholy”: A Soundtrack for Springtime Breakups

“My Dear Melancholy”: A Soundtrack for Springtime Breakups

By Alina Hansen

April 26, 2018

The Weeknd’s EP “My Dear Melancholy” was released last month, providing sad tracks for springtime breakups. Although the album's theme centers around tragic romance, it brings a much needed soft-hit after the fast paced collaborative album “Black Panther the Album" that The Weeknd helped put together. “My Dear Melancholy” also reflects on the loneliness and complexities of the lives of t...

Keeping Track of Your Dough

Keeping Track of Your Dough

By Alina Hansen

April 18, 2018

For college students, it is easy to spend money on food. I have a knack for dropping a ridiculous amount of cash on beer and pizza every month — an unhealthy and pricey habit I am always trying to monitor. We all know the feeling of realizing you haven’t had a hot meal in a few days, and you find...

Events Calendar April 16

Events Calendar April 16

By Alina Hansen

April 16, 2018

Christal Hazelton Talk “The Things We Tell Our Children: A Look at LGBT+ in Children’s Animation” by Christal Hazelton will be presented on Tuesday, April 17 from 12-1 p.m. at the CTIHB building in the Jewel Box, Room 143. Hazelton’s talk is a critique of how LGBT+ stories in popular cartoo...

How to Celebrate National Poetry Month (NaPoMo)

How to Celebrate National Poetry Month (NaPoMo)

By Alina Hansen

April 13, 2018

The month of April is officially National Poetry Month, a whole month dedicated to celebrating poetry. National Poetry Month (or NaPoMo) became official in 1996 through the Academy of American Poets after the success of Black History Month and Women’s History Month (poets.org.) It is geared towards ce...

Social Media Background Check

Social Media Background Check

By Alina Hansen

April 3, 2018

Partying hard one night and posting pictures on Facebook and Instagram the next day can potentially cost you a future job. There are now discussions on having separate profiles, personal and professional, to prevent mishaps that get people fired. Regardless of your choice, one profile or two, being aware of what you post online is ...

The Distress About Distressed Jeans

The Distress About Distressed Jeans

By Alina Hansen

March 18, 2018

Walking around campus, I am amazed by the number of distressed jeans I see. These are jeans with rips across the knees, thighs and some with gaping holes from upper thigh to mid-calf. This winter, I have noticed women wearing distressed jeans even after a blizzard. Even when there is ice everywhere, I can spot...

Older Generations Always Gripe About the New

Older Generations Always Gripe About the New

By Alina Hansen

March 15, 2018

Different sources have different time frames for defining each generation. These timelines are determined by the social and economic differences between previous and current generations. According to the Pew Research Center, the millennial generation spans 1981-1997, but according to the United States...

Events Calendar March 12

Events Calendar March 12

By Alina Hansen

March 12, 2018

Bodies “As” Knowledge The College of Social Work is presenting part two of Bodies “As” Knowledge on Tuesday, March 13, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the Okazaki Community Meeting Room, 155 B. The second part of Bodies “As” Knowledge: Co-Creating for Change will continue the theme “Conversations That C...

Female Founders Allow Ririe-Woodbury to Succeed

Female Founders Allow Ririe-Woodbury to Succeed

By Alina Hansen

March 7, 2018

Nestled in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company has given audiences internationally renowned dance proformances for the past 54 years. First founded in 1964 by Shirley Ririe and Joan Woodbury, the Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company has become recognized as an exemplary contemporary...

Finding Outlets to Maintain Sanity

Finding Outlets to Maintain Sanity

By Alina Hansen

February 28, 2018

DOWNLOADABLE COLORING PAGES: It is crucial for students to take steps to ensure they maintain a healthy lifestyle so they can succeed. A healthy lifestyle does not only include exercise and diet, but it includes taking care of yourself mentally and emotionally. Oftentimes, people find ways to...

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