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Best of Burlington

Best of Burlington

Culture Staff May 9, 2018

Moving to a new city can be overwhelming, and with Burlington there are so many unique places to explore. To get you started, the Culture staff rounded up ten of our favorite spots.   Best...

24 hours in Burlington

Lily Merriam, Staff Writer May 8, 2018

Welcome to Burlington! You won’t be disappointed with your choice of college location. Vermont’s queen city was selected as the No. 1 college town in America by Travel + Leisure Magazine in 2013. Burlington...

Sororities are not stereotype

Sororities are not stereotype

Autumn Lee, Staff Writer October 19, 2017

When it comes to sorority girls, a lot of images come to mind — bleach-blonde hair, matching Greek letter t-shirts and lots of partying. Recently, I’ve been trying to challenge my thoughts on this...

Mental illness: a silent struggle for students

Mental illness: a silent struggle for students

Renee Willard October 19, 2016

The National Alliance for Mental Illness has declared the first week of October “Mental Health Awareness Week.” The week is dedicated to ending the stigma surrounding mental illnesses, and it’s...

Giggling to a healthy lifestyle: the great benefits of laughing

Allison Carey February 10, 2015

We all probably know what it feels like to laugh, but did you know that laughing with friends can offer health benefits? Check out this great list from the Gaiam Life website: 1.  Laughing lowers...

Don’t let the cold temperatures slow you down

Allison Carey February 3, 2015

It's cold out and the weather may be stopping you from hitting the trails. Use these quick tips from Runner's World Magazine to beat the cold and keep up with your routine. Shoes matter. With slush...

A healthier New Year

Allison Carey December 9, 2014

The end of 2014 may seem far away, but it is never too early to start thinking about your New Year’s resolutions. If you’re like me, you’ve made about a hundred promises to yourself over the past...

Foods for finals week

Allison Carey November 18, 2014

As the semester winds down, exams are approaching causing stress levels to rise. Try some of the British Broadcasting Corporation’s recommended foods to boost brainpower. 1) Fish: Our bodies can’t...

The different diets

Allison Carey November 11, 2014

Gluten-free, lactose-intolerant, vegan and Paleo. The names of these diets are thrown around all the time, and they can all blend together if you don’t know the differences. Here’s a quick cheat...

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