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Books for the Brain

Morgan Platt

November 14, 2011

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When choosing a good book to read, the age-old cliché about not judging a book by its cover seems to work the most efficiently. We even get a chance to be exposed to new literature through classes, professors, or fellow students....

Chai Ling’s A Heart for Freedom

Heather Walker

October 31, 2011

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Meet Chai Ling: ·         female leader of the Tiananmen Square movement for democracy in China, ·          survivor of an abusive marriage, ·         prey at the hands of a rapist, ·        ...

La Tropa at Griffin Arena: A Dramatic and Comedic Interplay

Jessica Ramsey

October 18, 2011

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There wasn't an open seat in Griffin Arena when La Tropa, a Spanish-language performance group, came to Columbia College on October 3. The troupe preformed five skits for students and members of the community, finishing their...

Culture in College – The Big Three

Morgan Platt

October 18, 2011

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All around the globe, people have the ability to publish eternal 140-character-statements on Twitter, watch videos of sneezing endangered animals on YouTube, and have an eerie omnipotence concerning  friendships and relationships...

Hispanic Heritage Month: Top 5 Must-See Films

October 1, 2011

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5. Maria Full of Grace (2004) It’s rare to come across such a genuine, intimately-told film. Straightforward and free from pretentious camera movements, Maria Full of Grace, actually feels more like a documentary and the resu...

“Macbeth” Workshops with Students

Heather Walker

October 1, 2011

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On Sept. 26, 2011, the Cambridge American Stage Tour arrived at Columbia College. Though they were scheduled to perform “Macbeth” later that night, the actors set up three workshop sessions early in the day. The sessions...

Walking Into Wanderlust

September 25, 2011

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