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  • Ned Vizzini

    Thursday should be author Ned Vizzini’s 38th birthday. He should be celebrating with his wife, Sabra Embury, and his seven-year-old son, Felix. Perhaps he would have written more books depicting the hardships of coming-of-age. He definitely would be celebrating his first novel, Be More Chill, hitting Broadway and his most well-known novel, It’s Kind of a Funny Story, entering the process of be...

    Pillbox | April 1, 2019
  • A spoonie’s take on the college admission scandal

    Like many other social media users, I experienced an explosion of articles about the college admission scandal over the past few weeks. William Rick Singer, the counselor who served as the ringleader of the $25 million scandal, aided over 750 families in cheating and bribing their way into several top colleges, including the children of celebrities like actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman...

    Forum | March 25, 2019
  • Trump’s “free inquiry” executive order redundant

    Just this past week, President Donald Trump called for an executive order that would mandate universities to support "free inquiry" in order to qualify for federal funding. Conservative ideals are seemingly under attack in higher institutions. OneClass content manager and blogger...

    Forum | March 25, 2019
  • Watsky

    As someone who has idolized slam poet and rapper George Watsky for years, I immediately knew that I had to see him when he announced his Complaint tour at the start of the new year. This past Monday, I got to see him at Mr. Smalls Theater with a couple of friends. I knew that Watsky would be killer, but nothing could have prepared me for the experience that lay ahead.

    Pillbox | March 4, 2019
  • Maddy's Monthly Meme Madness

    Welcome to Maddy's Monthly Meme Madness, where we take a look at the Top 5 most-liked memes on Carnegie Mellon Memes for Spicy Teens posted in a month.

    Pillbox | March 4, 2019

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