Just Sayin’: The case for better small talk
By: Maggie Fipps
College students are lazy.
Yes, that was a ploy to get you to keep reading. Sorry, not sorry.
College students are not lazy in the stereotypical, lay-around-on-the-couch-eating-nothing-but-junk-food-way, although the number of episodes of Gilmore Girls I watched this weekend is a little alarming.
They are lazy in their small talk.
Just think about the times you met someone new this semester. Whether you are a freshman or a senior, the first ...
By Heidie Raine
The writer should never be ashamed of staring. There is nothing that does not require his attention.
Sitting in the library, looking through the thick-paned glass of the upper-level windows, I am staring. I am squinting and watching and questioning all that passes below. This is what I see:
I see a boy with olive cargo pants and a faint mustache topple off his longboard, roll like a bowling ball and land in the frosted crunch of cold spring ...