Arts & Culture

Alternative breaks trips: travel while you work

Alternative break trips are a chance for students to engage in service-related activities. ...


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The best thing I ever ate abroad...

Whether you are traveling within the United States or going abroad, one of the joys of leaving home is tasting the local cuisine of your destination. ...


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Birthright: Explore your Jewish roots and the culture of Israel

As winter break approaches, more than 60 students are preparing for a Jewish right of passage, an experience known as Birthright. ...


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5 Oscar potentials for December

The end of the year also marks the start of Oscar season. Studios push their films into the market to capitalize on the weak memories of Academy Award voters and to reach...


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Taylor Swift lights up Madison Square Garden

This past week during an extended Thanksgiving break, I took a trip into the Big Apple to catch the last performance on the U.S. leg of Taylor Swift's "Speak Now" tour. ...


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"Hamlet"-esque play to premiere

The Dickinson Community Players will premiere their last show of the semester, ...


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Looking for something to do: Week of Nov. 29, 2011

Tuesday, Nov. 29 Reader Series: Simone Lazaroo Come hear Simone Lazaroo read from her work. Lazaroo has published four novels, three of which won the Western Australian Premier’s Prize for Fiction. The...


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Last BU studio show "True West"

The Binghamton University theater department's last studio show of the semester, "True West," a play written by Sam Shepard, premieres at 8 p.m. Dec. 1 in the Gruber Theatre and plays through ...


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My crazy family: costumes, paint-balling and lots of laughs

We all know that most Thanksgiving dinners consist of a baby screaming, Grandma passed out at the end of the table, an uncle or aunt who drank too much and is ranting ...


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What to wear to your family feast

So how should you dress in proper festive attire for this national holiday? ...