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Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 29 – Wednesday, Dec. 5

Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 29 – Wednesday, Dec. 5

November 28, 2018


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Compiled by Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 Boston Common Tree Lighting Ceremony Join Mayor Martin J. Walsh and residents of Boston for the lighting of the Christmas tree in Boston Common. The event will feature the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and a fireworks show following the lighting. There will b...

Event Calendar: Friday, March 9 – Wednesday, March 14

Event Calendar: Friday, March 9 – Wednesday, March 14

March 8, 2018


Filed under event calendar, Lifestyle

Compiled by Samuel Kim, deputy lifestyle editor Our event calendar from Friday, March 9 – Wednesday, Mar. 14 highlights events in and around Boston that you do not want to miss. Friday, March 9 Remember when you were a child and spent hours playing skeeball at the arcade? Now’s your chanc...

Reading fading as favorite pastime

Reading fading as favorite pastime

March 5, 2015


Filed under Opinion

We are all guilty of it at one point or another. At least once a day we all find ourselves lying in bed in the dark scrolling through Instagram instead of flipping through pages, hanging on to the every word of Frank Underwood rather than Emily Dickinson or typing up our haphazard thoughts instead of hi...

Column: Why Hermione’s boyfriend is the least important thing about her

February 5, 2014


Filed under Lifestyle

By Mary Whitfill, News Staff In a recent interview with Emma Watson for Wonderland Magazine, “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling made some of the most controversial comments of her career when she questioned the romantic pairing of Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley. The announcement, which suggested ...

Halloween Trends of 2012

October 25, 2012


Filed under Uncategorized

By Derrick Warren, News Staff To celebrate the end of midterms students are closing their books for a holiday that’s irresistible – Halloween, and this year students are wasting little time coming up with not one, but two costumes that will put last year’s to shame. Many of the trend...

NU students swept up by intramural quidditch league

October 11, 2012


Filed under Campus

By Miharu Sugie, News Correspondent  For the Greater Good, also known as the Hungry Hungry Hippogriffs, defeated Granger Danger in a display of what could be described as expert wizardry last Saturday during a Northeastern intramural quidditch match. The two teams played in the Cabot Center, and For the Grea...

Gen-Potter mourns final chapter

November 18, 2010


Filed under Lifestyle

By Brenna Eagan, News Correspondent Themed parties, frantic re-readings, costumes, and midnight screenings mean only one thing: It’s Harry Potter season again. After 10 years of hanging out with Harry, Ron and Hermione, college-aged students are used to the build-up that comes with the release...

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