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Change in the Wrong Direction: Reviewing the Safe Campus Act
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Change in the Wrong Direction: Reviewing the Safe Campus Act

Earlier this week, former Senator Trent Lott (R – Miss.) was hired by a group of national fraternity organizations working together to pass the Safe Campus Act, a bill proposed over the summer that would essentially limit sexual abuse investigations on college campuses. Spearheaded by three federal representatives, Matt Salmon […]

Requiem for a Rainbow: A Resplendent Production of “for colored girls…”
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Requiem for a Rainbow: A Resplendent Production of “for colored girls…”

On March 19-23, 2014, the Boston College Theatre Department presented Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf, directed by John Houchin, aided by visiting Monan Professor of Theatre Arts Robbie McCauley and choreographer Pamela Newton. “When I set out three decades ago for New […]

Dr. Sizelove, or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned To Love My Body
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Dr. Sizelove, or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned To Love My Body

“Is ‘fat’ really the worst thing a human being can be? Is ‘fat’ worse than ‘vindictive’, ‘jealous’, ‘shallow’, ‘vain’, ‘boring’ or ‘cruel’?” -J.K. Rowling  Blame it on bad lighting, nagging attendants, or just plain claustrophobia, but there’s something intimidating about the inside of a fitting room.  You’re locked in there […]

A Game of Cups: The Ginger
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A Game of Cups: The Ginger

Statistics class caused problems, as always. “What is the standard deviation in this case? Rojo?” the maester called out. He quickly turned through the pages as his mind raced for the answer. “Well, Rojo?” “I don’t know…” He looked blankly at the professor, who was clad in an argyle sweater […]