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Movies worth melting for

Movies worth melting for

AAVNI GUPTA, LIFESTYLES EDITOR
December 15, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES, SHOWCASE

Once exams are over, Christmas will be just around the corner. Put on your fuzzy socks, grab some hot chocolate, and choose a movie to put you in the Christmas mood. The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) Although this movie may have been defined as a Halloween film, it no doubt has a good sense...

Ho-ho-holiday habits

Ho-ho-holiday habits

OLIVIA DEMETRIADES, STAFF WRITER
December 15, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES, SHOWCASE

  Every December, millions of Americans grab the remote, ready to give up an hour and 37 minutes to watch Will Ferrell trek through New York City wearing a jacket, bright green tights and not much else. What is it about this one movie, “Elf,” that compels us to tune in, year after year, to wa...

Unlocking the secrets to running a successful club

Unlocking the secrets to running a successful club

JULIA ORR, STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER
December 6, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES

Adede Appah-Sampong is the sort of person who is described as “naturally charismatic”, which is a very good thing, considering the sophomore is president of Trinity’s Key Club this year, as she ran when she was only a freshmen. When asked how she joined Key Club in the first place, Adede says “I...

Creativity from the chaos

Creativity from the chaos

OLIVIA DEMETRIADES, STAFF WRITER
November 4, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES

 Since we were little, we have been coerced into cleaning our rooms. Time and time again we’d resist–making our beds was futile because it would only be undone later that day, or that it made perfect sense to leave our clean clothes in a pile in our room because we would wear them soon anyway....

Reflecting on Good Times: a freshman’s thoughts as her brothers return to college

November 4, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES

  As school starts again and we all say goodbye to our favorite people, I sat down with Freshman Lexi Good to talk about how she's affected by her brother's going back to school.   The Voice: What are the pros and cons about having your brothers go off to college? Lexi: So...

California Suite: small cast, big laughs

California Suite: small cast, big laughs

ZACH WATSON, LAYOUT EDITOR
November 4, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES, REVIEWS

The 2016 theater season kicked off with California Suite, which ran from Oct. 20-23. The Neil Simon comedy originally ran in 1976 and was quickly made into a feature film featuring Jane Fonda, Bill Cosby, Michael Caine, and more A-list actors and actresses. The play is divided into four acts, each si...

Fashioning a new opportunity

Fashioning a new opportunity

ZOE MYERS-BOCHNER, STAFF WRITER
October 20, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES

When looking for an internship in fashion last Thanksgiving, senior Jimmy Hurley stumbled upon an opportunity to work for John Martinez Productions, one of the biggest names in the industry. “I learned a lot about what the work day was like,” Hurley said. “I would have to get up at 8 in the...

Forever young: thanks to science, immortality could be ours

Forever young: thanks to science, immortality could be ours

ALEXANDRA LIPTON, COPY EDITOR
October 11, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES

  Death is quite the mystery. No one has ever died and lived to tell the tale. But the tale of life that always ends in death may be rewriting itself.   Increasing life expectancy is nothing new--between 1900 and 2011, the average American life expectancy increased by 29.4 years, which is no ...

Encapsulating our lives: Pokémon Go

Encapsulating our lives: Pokémon Go

OLIVIA DEMETRIADES, STAFF WRITER
October 11, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES

   When playing a game on your phone, discovering a dead body is the last thing you would expect to do, but three women playing Pokémon Go in a San Diego park in July found just that. Few would expect a light-hearted game to have such a grim result, but Pokémon Go has had many.    For those who ...

Exciting and efficient ways to exercise

Exciting and efficient ways to exercise

AAVNI GUPTA, LIFESTYLES EDITOR
September 15, 2016
Filed under LIFESTYLES

How many times have you told yourself that you need to hit the gym today? Then you realize that you’re too tired or lazy, and you’ll just do it another time. Being a Trinity student is a huge commitment and it’s pretty draining, so when we need to exercise, it’s hard to find motivation.    ...

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