Archive for the ‘Galaxy’ Category

Bon Appetite

Posted on December 8th, 2012 by Emily Nowels

A prose piece by Emily Nowels

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RAW FROM THE SAW: The Casual Vacancy

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Jenni Zellner

There is a common trope in the music industry in which a young pop starlet decides that she’s all grown up, and that it’s time for the rest of the world to know it too. As a result, she starts writing raunchy songs and dressing provocatively with the hopes of aging her fan base and proving that damnit, she’s not a little girl anymore. To apply this concept to literature, the pop star is J.K. Rowling, and her means of asserting her place amongst the grown-ups is her newest novel, The Casual Vacancy.

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Down to Earth

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Carly Sitzer

I was giving a tour of the Park School to prospective students on one particularly crowded Monday in October when I found myself paused in front of the case displaying five of Rod Serling’s Emmy Awards.

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Victory With a Grain of Salt

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Gena Mangiaratti

While there is a widespread feeling of gratitude that the administration responded to the backlash, the sudden and short-lived [media] policy has stirred lingering questions regarding how such a broad policy could be instituted with such little explanation or discussion as to why.

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Headland

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Robert S. Hummel

A short story by Robert S. Hummel

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Written in the Cosmos

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Karen Muller

Is there a science behind our horoscopes?

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More Than A Telescope

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Abby Sophir

Ithaca College’s Ford Observatory is a multi-faceted research tool

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Alien Anchor Babies Plague America

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Spencer Pereira

After months of speculation, it is apparent that aliens are succeeding in their sinister plot to conquer America, The Greatest Nation on Earth. A spokesman for the Alien Defense Agency (ADA) claims several million aliens from the planet Theanus have successfully beguiled immigration officials and are now wreaking havoc all over the country.

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A Barely Living Wage

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Lillie Fleshler

In the spring of 2011, the Ithaca community rejoiced at the living wage victory for Ithaca College’s Sodexo-employed dining services workers. Beginning in 2010, a workers rights group on campus, Labor Initiative Promoting Solidarity, had partnered with campus workers, the Tompkins County Worker’s Center and various community activists and public officials to pressure both Sodexo and the Ithaca College administration, to pay their workers a living wage. After tirelessly meeting, marching, advocating and making their voices heard, they had won the battle.

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Eat Like the Astronauts

Posted on December 5th, 2012 by Kait Hubert

What to eat and how to prepare dinner in space

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