Sterning It: A Transfer’s Perspective

Published: September-08-2011       Author: 

I was never one for convention. Of course, as those words cross my computer screen, I realize that I am writing them on a Mac laptop, my Hadaya ring occasionally tapping the keys, and my half-chipped maroon nail polish staring me in the face. Convention: 1, Sara: 0. Convention always aggravated me when it came to the Jewish world. In the Jewish world, there was nothing unique about me. I was just another 5’2” brunette Jewish girl with bad eyesight... Read more

7 Up/Down

Published: September-08-2011       Author: 

UP 1. Spotify music player. The new, free online music player that is awesome. Be one of the first in the U.S. to check it out! 2. Andy Samberg. Guess what he just did: scored a major New York Times Magzine article and photo-shoot. What a yid. 3. The new Morg Lounge. Have you seen the hardwood floors on that guy?! 4. The 185th-Street plaza-in-progress. The colors, tables, chairs, and traffic-less passage from Glueck to Furst truly transform our campus.... Read more

Four Storylines from Sarachek

Published: April-13-2011       Author: 

The 2011 edition (and 20th annual) Red Sarachek Tournament kicked off Thursday, March 24th, and for the next five days the talk around campus shifted focus to the plays features on the MSAC court. In case you missed it, here are four of the storylines that went on in this year’s tournament: Newcomer SAR Shuts Down the Powerful West Coast. When the seedings for the tournament came out, LA high schools accounted for two of the top three seeds. Valley... Read more

Student Pulse: Purim, Housing Changes, and the Wall of Lies

Published: April-13-2011       Author: 

250 students took this issue’s Student Pulse   Purim What kind of Purim Chagiga and or Seuda did you attend? (Select all that apply) YU-    56.4% Non-YU Mixed-    39.4% Non-YU Separate Sex-    15.7% None-    11.9%   “I was at YU’s Chagiga because I wanted to see the shpiel. And as for the Seuda, well, it was at home.” “I went to the STERN chagiga because it’s awesome. Kind of a shame every event is separated these days though.”   Did... Read more

Page 33 of 33« First...1020...2930313233