The Vermont Cynic

Challenge for a millenial: spending a day phone free

Hunter Colvin

November 10, 2016

As a millennial, a technology devotee and an avid Candy Crush player, I use my phone quite frequently. So, I tried giving it up for a day. Quick disclaimer: I did use my phone as an alarm clock and as a way to time my break at work, since watches are for people who don’t lose every single one t...

Cells clash with class

April 14, 2015

Think back to the last lecture you attended. How often were your eyes on your phone and not on the professor?“I won’t usually check my phone if it’s a small class, but I will check it if I get messages or Snapchats if I’m in a big lecture,” first-year Mike Werner said. “I mainly use it to com...

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