The Final Frontier

The Final Frontier

November 4, 2014

My mom popped her head in while I was watching “Star Trek” (an episode from the middle of the second season) and asked, “Are you watching ‘Star Trek?’” Well, that was unexpected. My mother

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November 3, 2014

Lately, I’ve been watching this TV series called “Chasing Life.” The story revolves around a very young woman, mid-20s, who is working toward becoming an accomplished journalist, and who happens to learn very coincidentally

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

November 3, 2014

BY AMNA KARA (MAN/II) Name: Shari Gamaniel Department: Mechanical Engineering/II Home Country: Nigeria What do you like best about Turkey?      The friends I’ve made and the nice people I meet every day. What will

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Worse than Bootlegs

Worse than Bootlegs

October 20, 2014

Bootlegs can be nightmares for record companies but at the same time quite beneficial for bands, since they serve as free-of-charge advertisements for the latter. Before telling you what is even worse than a

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Faces on Campus

Faces on Campus

October 20, 2014

By Elif Karabay (IR/IV) Name:Sümeyye Küçük (POLS/I) What’s your favorite triple? a) Movie: “The Shawshank Redemption” b) Book: “Improbable” by Adam Fawer c) Song: “One Love” by Bob Marley Can you describe yourself in three words?

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Rainfed

Rainfed

October 20, 2014

If you happen to run into me on campus these days, or see me on a shuttle bus with a mesmerized expression on my face, do not be afraid. Just follow my eyes, and

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Hipball

Hipball

October 20, 2014

I must confess that I rarely receive feedback on this column of mine, and even rarer are the times I get a request for a column theme—but when I do, I am only too

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The International Chronicles

The International Chronicles

October 20, 2014

BY AMNA KARA (MAN/II) Name: James Marcuzzo Home Country: USA Department: Political Science/Master’s Program What do you like best about Turkey? Turkey is really fascinating because of its duality. For example, I like the fact

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