All posts by Briana Williams

  • Features
    The perfect wishlist every college student needs

    By Briana Williams– Lots of us remember our elementary days when we’d write everything we wanted for Christmas and hand it off to our parents. From there, they were responsible for hopefully sticking to the list and...

    • Posted December 2, 2016
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  • School of Medicine helps keep campus healthy

    By Hannah Hardesty– As finals approach, so does cold and flu season. Now that the breaking point of the semester is here, it’s especially important to take care of your health. One of the easiest ways to avoid...

    • Posted December 1, 2016
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  • Features
    U of L professor looks to “break the glaze ceiling”

    By Tyler Hudson– While students are cramming for finals, Annie Harlow and Leslie Wilson are preparing to open a new doughnut shop in Butchertown. Hi-Five Doughnuts has been a three-year adventure for these entrepreneurs, leaving behind their...

    • Posted December 1, 2016
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    Tips on disputing a final grade

    By Kendall Rabeneck– When final grades start to flow in, some might be lower than desired. If the cumulative or semester GPA is too low, some students might lose financial aid, be kicked out of the honors...

    • Posted November 29, 2016
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  • Features
    How private is our privacy?

    By Zack Finn– A majority of us on campus today have some form of smart device that can take pictures, track locations and remember places you have been before. To some, this is no surprise and does not...

    • Posted November 27, 2016
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  • How to decorate your room for the holidays on a budget

    By Jessica Sanchez– Though it may seem like this semester is dragging on, the holidays will be here before you know it. There’s nothing better than decorating your house for the holidays, but when you’re in college,...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • The Miracle Monocle finds new editor

    By Shelby Brown– Sarah Strickley is set to become the new editor of the English Department’s publication, “The Miracle Monocle,” this spring. “The Miracle Monocle” publishes a variety of writings from fiction to non-fiction, poetry and various...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • Phi Sigma Rho hosts annual Cupcake Wars

    By Katelyn Hogan– U of L’s engineering sorority, Phi Sigma Rho, hosted their annual Cupcake Wars philanthropy event on Nov. 10. Phi Sigma Rho’s philanthropy is Supporting Heroes and the Travis Manion Foundation.  Supporting Heroes and the...

    • Posted November 13, 2016
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  • Features
    Students prepare to say goodbye to Davidson commuter lounge

    By Amanda Obst– Students who use the Davidson commuter lounge will soon lose their refuge as the university renovates the space into a new Subway. The lounge is hangout spot, napping room and study space for many...

    • Posted November 12, 2016
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    HSC prepares for annual Yule Ball

    By Briana Williams– Muggles, rejoice: The Honors Student Council will host its fifth annual Yule Ball on Nov. 11. The Yule Ball is a Harry Potter-themed event originally created as a fun evening after the Books and...

    • Posted November 10, 2016
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