Maricel Paz Contributing Editor

Class of 2012


  • Roselawn Houses


    Location: Roselawn Terrace (off Margaret Morrison Street)

    Style(s) of housing: Three-bedroom apartments (one single, two doubles)

    Size: Five students in each of 12 houses

    Building retention: Yes

    Kitchens: One in each house

    Lounges: One in the common Margaret Morrison space and a living space in each house.

    Special | February 14, 2011
  • Shady Oak Apartments


    Location: 601 Clyde Street

    Style(s) of housing: Apartments — efficiency (two students), two- and three-bedroom apartments (three students), and one five-bedroom apartment (six students)

    Size: 82 residents

    Building retention: Yes

    Kitchens: One in each apartment and one in the basement

    Special | February 14, 2011
  • Music students perform Mozart

    Upon walking into Chosky Theater on Friday night for the second showing of Mozart Scenes: The Trials of Love, it was apparent that this show had been highly anticipated. It was a full house, filled with fellow students, some families, and School of Music faculty and staff. The production was split into three parts, each running about 50 minutes and separated by an intermission. The sets were sim...

    Pillbox | October 25, 2010
  • Sample cheap yet tasty food in Oakland

    College students spend a considerable amount of money on tuition, so when it comes time to eat, many opt for meals that consist of ramen noodles and overly caffeinated drinks. Luckily, there is an alternative in Oakland. If you are willing to stay up a little later than usual — and let’s face it, you’re probably going to be up anyway — you can get a full meal at half the price! Whether you’re in t...

    Pillbox | August 23, 2010
  • Try these tasty, beneficial Earth Day recipes

    With Earth Day happening this Thursday, enjoy some tasty springtime treats while keeping our environment healthy. Try using local produce to reduce the emissions caused by transporting goods and to support local farmers. If an ingredient is available fresh, buy it! It will reduce the amount of harm done to the Earth by cutting down the production process and preservatives used.

    Pillbox | April 19, 2010

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