Month: February 2007

Alan Rodrigues, super senior

Alan Rodrigues is a super senior. No, not that kind of super senior – he did not need any additional years to graduate. In fact, in only four short years,…

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Extreme makeover: Dodd edition

A campus exodus is taking shape as first-years consigned to the Dodd neighborhood are already plotting their escape. The cluster system was conceived with the idea of community-building in mind,…

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Donkeys and elephants for Williams?

In our most recent College Council elections, the voter turnout for co-presidents was 43.5 percent. To provide a comparison, Haiti and Chad, two countries rated among the top-ten most corrupt…

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’The Changing Times’ mixes intimacy and suspense

mes, which played at Images last Monday as part of the French Film Festival, is a woman stranded in that confusing and familiar place between youth and adulthood. Living in…

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Famed fiction writer Amy Hempel gives vivid and evocative reading

You can tell a lot about a lecturer by her ability to speak in front of a crowd. By that measure, American novelist Amy Hempel spoke volumes about herself when…

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New conservation center unveils craft behind the art

Art deteriorates over time. This isn’t to say that artistic production has been on a downslide since we stopped painting in caves and started sketching images onto canvases. Rather, after…

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Students hear a little Arabic night music

The word layaali refers to both a type of vocal improvisation found in Arabic music and the plural of the Arabic word for “night.” To audience members Brooks-Rogers auditorium last…

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Keynote speaker Saul Williams showcases poetry as living art form

On Thursday, writer and actor Saul Williams blended spoken word and candid dialogue in front of a packed crowd in Paresky. An open mic poet crossover hip-hop artist, Williams is…

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Eclectic lineup set to rock Goodrich next Monday

Despite the Paresky Center’s new popularity, Goodrich Hall will be the place to be on Monday night. Three separate musical groups, The Blow, Mirah and the Ettes, are coming to…

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Girls, let’s sweat out the sex appeal

On principle, I don’t want the tiny booty shorts, or the cute, fitted hoodies, or even the skimpy, v-neck T-shirts that our very own Goff’s Sports offers in their women’s…

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