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What piercing you should get, according to myths your Latinx parents told you

Kayla Padilla September 12, 2019

Illustration by Ren RaderGrowing up in a Latinx household can often mean believing myths that shape our perception of autonomy. These perceptions follow us into adulthood and, sometimes, are even passed...

For those ungifted with gift ideas

For those ungifted with gift ideas

Theresa Ho November 28, 2018

With Winter Break coming up, family members, friends and significant others might ask you what you want as a gift for the holidays. But when you're not exactly sure what it is you want, you either don't...

illustration by Yessenia Lopez, staff illustration

Breaking outside the United States border

Andja Bjeletich January 24, 2018

Twinkling lights, the sweet smell of hot cocoa, and the heat from a yule log are typical American traditions during Christmas time. International students, however, often have different holiday traditions. Sophie...

While sports reporter Elise Hester considers the baseball boys to be her friends, she also enjoys teaching them a lesson. illustration by Andrea Nebhut

An ideally tech-free holiday

Manfred Wendt November 30, 2017

As 2017 comes to an end, we once again find ourselves further more invested in our precious technology than anything else. We find ourselves asking again and again who is really in charge, the machines...

photo by Amani Canada

My Trinity family tree

Micaela Hoffman October 5, 2017

It's family weekend, which means a lot of parents are on campus "” upperclassmen flee while first-years welcome Mom and Dad into the dorms hesitantly, shoving piles of dirty clothes into the corners...

photo by Amani Canada

Political families

Manfred Wendt October 5, 2017

Many families have the same worries when they go to visit their first-year student "” that their child has been brainwashed by the progressive professors, students and environment. They fear that their...

photo by Amani Canada

Discovering cooking through my parents

Gabriel Levine September 20, 2017

Living in a house off campus for senior year feels like a training run for independent living. Dishes have to be cleaned, floors have to be swept, furniture has to be purchased and trash and recycling...

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