Dear readers, The leaves are fully changed, Thanksgiving turkey is right around the corner, and November is a month of giving thanks. In this issue you will find ways to make thanksgiving dinner from your dorm, our favorite thanksgiving side dishes, what it means to be thankful, and more! As a senior, I am learning … More Editors Note: Giving Thanks
Jackson Thompson// We hear it every Thanksgiving season, “I’m thankful for ___.” Fill that in with family, friends, careers, whatever it is that people say they owe thanks to. But what does it mean to be thankful for something? The phrase is quite simple, really, but if the concept of giving thanks was just as … More What does it mean to be thankful?
Jackson Thompson// If you are one of the many students living in a college dorm this November, the wait until you can return home and eat a meal that was made with love in an actual kitchen can be agonizing! But, maybe you want to get a headstart on getting that taste of a home-cooked … More How to make the perfect Thanksgiving meal in your dorm!
Dear Readers, October is here! Leaves are changing colors, pumpkin patches are full of people eating apple cider donuts, fashion is at its peak, and group halloween costume discussions are commencing. The month of October screams fall and its one of the best times of the year! This year, we are really falling for October … More Editors Note: Falling for October
Jackson Thompson// Credit: Jackson Thompson On October 6th, the Literary bookstore in Champaign, opened its doors to the public for its grand opening. If you are a fan of books eager to find your new favorite nook, they’ve got you covered. Along with the sale of books across all genres, they are also collaborating with … More Interview: Fall Book Recommendations
Emily Tao// Pumpkins are a must for the fall. Whether that be for baking, cooking, or even just decorating with, you should be sure to pick some up this season. Here are some types of Pumpkins you will be seeing at the Pumpkin patch to give you a sense of which ones you might want … More Types of Pumpkins You Can Be Seeing This Fall
Jackson Thompson// Credit: Women eating popcorn With October arriving comes the inevitable buzz about the season autumn. For many it means kissing the hot summer weather goodbye, for some it means cozying up and enjoying the harvest that is to come, but to others it means that Halloween is on its way. To help you … More The Best Horror Movies You Can Watch With a Student Discount
By Emily Tao We have been finding ourselves experiencing boredom more often than not these days with the lack of in-person classes and the differences in campus life. If you are feeling like you have nothing to do, check out this list for activities that will keep you busy each day while still preventing the … More How to Keep Busy Each Day
By Emily Tao It can be easy to get overwhelmed with work you may forget about when all or most of your classes are online, not to mention all of your RSOs. That’s why I created these tips to help you stay organized, not only for this semester, but through all of college and into … More Organization Tips for the Upcoming Year