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Gillian Flynn’s “Dark Places”: A Book Review

| September 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gillian Flynn’s “Dark Places”: A Book Review

“Dark Places” is a best selling murder mystery novel by Gillian Flynn. Flynn is famous for her mystery novels, namely for her book “Gone Girl,” which received even more acclaim for its film adaptation. “Dark Places,” as a novel, has been overshadowed by other works in this author’s catalogue, but it is no less fascinating, […]

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The Bright Sessions: A Podcast Review

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
The Bright Sessions: A Podcast Review

The Bright Sessions, a gripping science fiction audio drama, tells the story of several patients’ therapy sessions with one, Dr. Joan Bright. These patients come from various walks of life and struggle with the same mental burdens that many of us do. The twist is these burdens are amplified by the fact that they have […]

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The Sun Signs

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
The Sun Signs

Have you ever wondered how Zodiac signs actually pertain to who you are and how they affect the way you react to the happenings of life? Well, here’s a guide to how your sun sign, the most widely known sign of the Zodiacs, contributes to who you are in regards to your style and life […]

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Tips For Surviving Your Freshman Year

| September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
Tips For Surviving Your Freshman Year

You’ve been thinking about your freshman year of college since the day you walked off the stage at your high school graduation, and if you’re normal, you’ve been thinking about it since before that. But you were never taught how life would be on your own, so how do you figure it out? I wish […]

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Fall Into Fashion

| September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
Fall Into Fashion

Welcome back! Fall classes are in session and so will the fashion trends for the new season that will hit all stores soon. Goodbye sundresses and bikinis! Well…maybe not in the next couple of weeks just yet, as we all know, it’s been quite hot. Even too hot for jeans. Have any of you noticed […]

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SURVIVAL GUIDE: Light rail 101

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
SURVIVAL GUIDE: Light rail 101

Congratulations! You picked UNC Charlotte as your school, which means you are enrolled at one of the few universities in the country with a train on campus. With just your student ID, you have the power to travel to some the best parts of Charlotte — NoDa, Uptown and South End — without ever getting in […]

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SURVIVAL GUIDE: Where to eat when eating off campus

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
SURVIVAL GUIDE: Where to eat when eating off campus

On-campus eating is not half bad. SoVi is actually pretty great. We have Chick-fil-A, Bojangles’ and my personal favorite, Panda Express. But there are days when you want to venture off campus just for fun. In that case, check out these two options. Option 1: Cheap, close and good These are the local spots “where all […]

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BOOK REVIEW: The Other Boleyn Girl By Philippa Gregory

| July 7, 2018 | 0 Comments
BOOK REVIEW: The Other Boleyn Girl By Philippa Gregory

Poor Mary Boleyn. That’s all I could think as I read The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory. Being a major history nerd and an even bigger Henry VIII nerd, my mom recommended this book to me to feed into both obsessions. She is a staunch Philippa Gregory fan and raves about her historical fiction […]

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BOOK REVIEW: Fangirl By Rainbow Rowell

| July 5, 2018 | 0 Comments
BOOK REVIEW: Fangirl By Rainbow Rowell

I love Young Adult novels. There, I said it. I’m 20 years old and I feel giddy when I read about simplistic relationship standards. Maybe it’s the mixture of realistic and unrealistic that keeps me enchanted, or the simple language that lets me get lost in 114 pages in one hour, but Fangirl by Rainbow […]

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Book Review: White Oleander By Janet Fitch

| June 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Book Review: White Oleander By Janet Fitch

For months, my mom had been telling me to read White Oleander by Janet Fitch, and for months, I had been putting it off. My list of to-read books is too long for my preference, but it’s also inconvenient that I’m a college student who has virtually no time to read (hence, why my New […]

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Five Reasons Why You Should Register For Classes Outside of Your Major

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Five Reasons Why You Should Register For Classes Outside of Your Major

Every student’s ultimate goal in college is to graduate with a specific degree that will get them the job they desire. Once general education classes are complete, it’s all about registering for classes that count towards your major. Though the goal is to be proficient in a particular field of study, many universities encourage students […]

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Professionalism: The Interview

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Professionalism: The Interview

It’s job-cuffing season! As the spring semester comes to a close and final exams are in view, all we need is another thing to be worried about—getting a summer job. Whether you’re approaching graduation and in search of your dream job, applying for summer internships or even just a summer job to bring in some […]

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Ceviche for Spring

| April 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Ceviche for Spring

  It feels like it is spring already, so why not start it off with something delicious like ceviche. Ceviche is a very popular seafood appetizer in Latin America. There are different types of ceviche and the one we have today is ceviche de camarónes (shrimp). The main ingredients you’ll find in any ceviche are, […]

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Humans of UNCC: Meet Lauren Pope

| April 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNCC: Meet Lauren Pope

“I chose to pursue a career in elementary education due to the influences I had growing up from my teachers. I had an awesome first grade teacher. Being a teacher is really rewarding and you get to have a true impact on your students. I plan to incorporate fun things into my classroom so that […]

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