The Berkeley Beacon

Former student opposes motion to dismiss lawsuit

The lawyer representing a former student suing Emerson for mishandling her rape case has filed an opposition to the school’s motion to dismiss her lawsuit, according to court documents submitted Oct. 24.
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Arts

Quinn Marcus shares her 'coming of gay' story

Quinn Marcus grew up in the south, attended a high school full of close-minded classmates, and has known she was gay since age six.
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Opinion

Legal intoxicants demonstrate necessity of drug reform

United States drug policies are far from comprehensive and have nothing to do with the intoxication caused by the substance itself.
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Lifestyle

The trend that’s sweeping the streets and taming men’s messy manes

If you want a man bun, you have to earn it. And no, we’re not talking man buns, plural.
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Sports

In twilight, playoffs still possible

In a season that will likely end in a playoff berth for the Lions, it was the team’s younger players who set the foundation for success.
Arts

Stephen King and the American Gothic

Although my taste in literature has expanded and deepened, I still put aside John Milton and Vladimir Nabokov to indulge my taste for the macabre from time to time, and am rarely disappointed.

News

Fisher College building haunted, report says
The Fisher College brownstone located at 118 Beacon St. doesn’t need decorations to be considered a haunted house this Halloween, according to CBS Boston.

Arts

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One City, one story: a 'common text work'
In the first scene of Jennifer Haigh’s short story “Sublimation,” a mother and son sit down to watch Jeopardy!. As he sips on his drink, the son leaves lipstick on the rim of his glass. His mother says nothing.

Opinion

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Legal intoxicants demonstrate necessity of drug reform
United States drug policies are far from comprehensive and have nothing to do with the intoxication caused by the substance itself.

Sports

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A NEWMAC first for men's soccer team
On Oct. 25, for the first time in a NEWMAC game, the Lions did not lose. They ended their game against Clark in a 0-0 double overtime tie.