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The tale of the traveling mint plants: what flea extermination taught me about a change in routine

The tale of the traveling mint plants: what flea extermination taught me about a change in routine

Claire Wen

October 12, 2019

What an experience of flea extermination taught me about the benefits of breaking from routine

For the love of cats: Junior Audrey Cui explains how she made and sells her cat calendar

For the love of cats: Junior Audrey Cui explains how she made and sells her cat calendar

Sarah Young, Graphics Editor

October 21, 2018

Junior Audrey Cui has come a long way from doodling on walls as a child. She has just finished her two to three year ongoing project, a catlendar (cat calendar). Cui drew a unique cat image for every month, using Copic pens (alcohol-based markers) and coloring pencils. The cat-themed calendar origina...

Lost: Their last goodbyes

Lost: Their last goodbyes

Anjana Melvin

January 25, 2016

We lose things every day: glasses, keys, homework, money. As time goes by, we lose old friends and memories. We lose possessions. We lose relationships. But nothing quite tugs on the heartstrings like the loss of a pet— our constant companions, our very best friends. While some students had time to...