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5 things you can do this weekend apart from partying

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  As students the common held standard is that weekends were made for partying.  Well, in case you do get tired of partying which you will eventually; there are some other things one can do to make good use of the weekend. 1. Watch a game with friends. Being a rugby enthusiast, I know too well just how much watching ... Read More »

The next big band: The Yellow Light Machine causing ripples

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  Tell us about Yellow Light Machine. Who are you guys? Yellow Light Machine (YLM) is an eclectic group of talented individuals united by the love for music. YLM is made up of music lovers from different backgrounds, with different voices and different ideologies uniting to create something that is felt more than heard. This common ground of love merged ... Read More »

Students advocating ‘pee in the shower’ to save water

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Called the Go with the Flow campaign, the project was started by University of East Anglia students Debs Torr and Chris Dobson. The aim (Sorry: bad pun!) is for the university’s 15 000 students to take their first wee of the day while having their morning shower. Those taking part are encouraged to to pledge their allegiance on Facebook and ... Read More »

Pick your poison

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College life is synonymous with heavy drinking and partying. For many, the drinking culture begins in college and could be carried on till their dying days. So when it comes to alcohol, one needs to be careful to ensure they do not become dependent on the bottle to function. Many people believe that they cannot have fun without alcohol but ... Read More »

Selfies dos & don’t

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The selfie is now as good as a business card; it is officially your introduction to the world. So, with so much importance attached to the selfie, why not learn how to take the best selfie. Here are a few dos and don’ts that will help you capture yourself in the best way possible. First, always pick the best lighting. ... Read More »

Are Millenials avoiding relationships?

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Are the Millennials avoiding falling in love? Are they afraid of hooking up? Various studies have been done on this subject and many of those studies come up with different conclusions. Recent  at the  Aspen Ideas Festival  three AIF panelists and their moderator debated why traditional dating has become so unpopular among “kids these days,” without any millennial representation. According ... Read More »

Precautions to take while on Cyberspace

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With more people having more conversations online than in person with the advent of Facebook, Twitter and even Whatsapp our definition of interaction is forever changed. Thus, it should come as no surprise that relationships are also affected by the new wave of communication. Now more than ever before, we are connected to more people, but yet isolated from those ... Read More »

Bra 101: A college woman’s secret arsenal #PinkBig

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The right basics lay the foundation on how good you feel and how great you look in a t-shirt or a dress. College is a time when young women come into their own, learning to embrace who they are and getting to know who they want to be. This October, as we celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness month, it important to ... Read More »

Dating 101: The pros and cons of living with your lover

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In college, free from parental controls and enjoying true liberty many students do experiment with sex, drugs and alcohol. Now more than ever, there are also a slew of students who also choose to cohabit with their significant other. This common practice is a sweet experience in the beginning, but usually ends quiet sour. Students after dating for a few ... Read More »

Gadgets: 2-In-1 Ultraportable Laptop With 10-Inch Tablet

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Excellence is never out of reach with the ASUS Transformer Book T100. Entertainment is never out of focus. The affordable ASUS Transformer Book T100 gives you the chance to create your own mobile laptop dynamic, so you never have to compromise again. Go where you want to go with the new ASUS Transformer Book T100. Available at Text Book Center, ... Read More »

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