Michelle Carpenter

Michelle Liringis is the Lifestyle Editor for the 2013-2014 year. She is an English major with a journalism minor and has been working with the Niner Times since her freshman year.

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Beauty review: Benefit’s They’re Real mascara

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty review: Benefit’s They’re Real mascara

Finding a good mascara without burning a hole in your wallet can be tricky. From all the different wands, colors and formulas, the process can be overwhelming. If you have ever shopped at Ulta or Sephora, odds are you have seen or heard about Benefit’s They’re Real Mascara. There are thousands of reviews about this […]

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Foodie Friday: buffalo chicken dip

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Foodie Friday: buffalo chicken dip

As football season begins, have some friends over for Sunday Night Football and wow them with this buffalo chicken dip. It is easy to make and pretty cheap if you are living on a college students budget. Ingredients 8 ounces of softened cream cheese 10 ounces of drained chunk white chicken 1/2 cup buffalo wing […]

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Featured dorm: Martin Hall 125

| August 26, 2014 | 1 Comment
Featured dorm: Martin Hall 125

Martin Hall opened its doors for move in day 2014.  After watching the building go up so quickly, new reisdents were excited to see what their new home was going to be like. The newest addition to campus housing features all apartment style living. Apartments house four students each with a personal bedroom. There are […]

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BYOB: Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands by Chris Bohjalian

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
BYOB: Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands by Chris Bohjalian

Chris Bohjalian’s latest novel “Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands” was published this summer.  The novel follows a sixteen year old girl named Emily Shepard who lost both of her parents in a nuclear explosion in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont.  I know what you’re thinking, “so everyone turned into zombies.” No. Bohjalian masterfully writes a […]

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Creative Ways to Spice up Generic Holiday Gifts

| December 2, 2012 | 0 Comments
Creative Ways to Spice up Generic Holiday Gifts

1. Coffee mugs These are one of the easiest gifts to give someone, but everyone buys the same Starbucks mug or one from Wal-Mart or Target. Instead, you could try buying a plain mug and adding your own design to it. This will give it a more personal flair. Also, filling up the coffee mug […]

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