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More than a diploma

Whenever I’m asked what I’m doing after I graduate, which is a lot recently, I usually feel a brief moment of anxiety. My answer is concise, practiced; I say that I don’t...


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Designing a delightful college experience

The first full page of Pipe Dream I designed had four photos and two articles about BU Acres. I whipped up a masterpiece with a lime-green background, script headline with stroke, a...


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Comitting to inclusivity

The occupation of the bottom floor of the Couper Administration Building is nearing 250 hours. Rumors are about as to where the offices of the top administrators have been relocated for the...


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Challenging the traditional education model

Imagine on one of your first days of a new course your professor tells your entire class to get up and walk to the window and connect the seemingly unrelated things you...


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Senior Column: Out of the darkness and into graduation

Thinking about what to write for my senior column has been quite the challenging feat for me this past week, but I’ve decided that I’m going to use this space as a...


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Senior Column: Shaping my years at BU

Ever since I can remember, I have been a quiet kid. I’m probably the last person to spark up a conversation, even if it’s with people I know. When getting ready to...


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Senior Column: Conquering fears, meeting friends, embracing solitude

When I thought about what I wanted to write to sum up the last four years of my life, my mind was flooded with cliches. How I’ve grown, how this city and...


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When everyone's a star

If the internet’s taught us anything, it’s that anyone can become famous, so long as they find their niche. In the past few years, pretty nobodies have made lucrative careers as Instagram...


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Re-evaluating how we think about sports

Despite the progress that ensued after the passing of Title IX, athletes who are women continue to be marginalized and undervalued. Compared to men’s athletics, women’s athletics are ignored by potential fans...


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Graduating jobless? You're not alone

“So what are you doing after graduation?” asked every one of my relatives over spring break. As the end of my last semester of college draws closer, and graduation inevitably comes with...


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Excelsior is a turn for the worse

“Every child will have the opportunity that education provides,” said Gov. Andrew Cuomo upon finalizing New York state’s 2018 budget two weeks ago. It is the Excelsior Scholarship therein that everyone is...