The Berkeley Beacon

Saturday, December 16, 2017

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Senior plucks note in every Mass. town for ukelele song

The pair visited 20 to 30 towns nearly every weekend of the summer, whenever Wisch could get time off from his Boston catering job, and Keenan could commute into the city from Bolton. Sometimes they did day trips, other times they stayed with friends.

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Emerson mascot Griff the Lion gets a new look

“We have the joke of, ‘If it’s a lion with a man bun, obviously it’s Griff,’” Lamb said. “He’s a spunky, funky little art student.”

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Alumni cite student debt for donation reluctance

“I think Emerson in particular is way too aggressive in targeting alumni, and the way they’re spending money is totally out of control,” Everhart said.

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Back at home, back in the closet

For many it’s easy to be out and proud at a left-leaning college like Emerson, but when we return to more conservative, less supportive communities, we have to pretend to be someone we are not.

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Meet the senior living off campus and off the grid

While most off-campus students wake up to the ringing of alarms in their apartments, Bailey Galvin-Scott rises to the chirping of birds in the woods. After packing his tent and sleeping bag into his backpack, he hops on the T and rushes to campus for his 10 a.m. class.

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Freshman founds Muslim Student Association

“I wouldn’t say [my experience at Emerson] was negative, but it was lonely,” DeBruyn said. “There really wasn’t any forum where Muslim kids could meet.”

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Bites with Becca: Cooking can be comforting

Nothing quite triggers a nostalgic memory like a scent or a taste from the old days.

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Chase Ybarra finds funds to finish final semester

“I can now totally and completely focus on school and not worry about the money aspect or if I’m going to be able to graduate,” he said.

Sex column: Common mis-contraceptions

Getting tested is your responsibility. Safe sex can only be safe if you and your partner are transparent with one another.

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ASIA to host conference with panel, performances

“It will be a time for students to have a conversation with them, because sometimes it’s really hard for us to necessarily know who Asian-American mentors are on campus,” Liu said.

Spacey's sexuality is no excuse for past assaults

For most of us in the community, coming out is a moment when we can finally be ourselves.

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em Mag editor-in-chief photographs Fall Collection

“Fashion Week was hectic, but it was also the most rewarding, tiring, awful, and amazing three days,” Ward said.

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Style Column: Dress to regret

I live by a very simple maxim: Dress to regret. Not in the moment, of course. Always wear clothes you like.

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Raíz Latinoamericana spreads roots on campus

“I want to take photographs of those here at Emerson who identify themselves as Latin,” Romero said. “I want to break stereotypes the media has portrayed us as by asking how they identify themselves as Latin American.”