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Coming together

The volleyball team might be full of freshmen, but Saturday was about the seniors. Yue Liu and Sun Ying Ling rose to the challenge on senior day against George Washington. In fact, everyone rose to it.…

Let me eat my cake

America. This country is about being able to make decisions. It’s the land of the free. Still, the idea of free choice is in question, and at the center of it is another American idea.…

Bertucci growing ‘tired of losses’

The volleyball team entered the weekend with a lot to prove. Instead, Atlantic Ten Conference foes Dayton and Xavier proved that they could outplay the Owls. Coach Bob Bertucci knew his team was going up against two of the strongest teams in the A-10, but said he expected more consistency from his players.…

Rap Battle Ends up Lose-Lose for Fans

REVIEW – For one day last week, hip-hop music was similar to the 2004 presidential election. But instead of Bush vs. Kerry, it was 50 vs. Kanye. Sure, the results did not affect an entire country, but there were other stakes on the line.…

J&H icon tired of broke pattern

“It’s still ‘broke Tuesday,’ ya’ll,” the greeter said as he swiped the students’ cards in Johnson & Hardwick cafeteria. “Put your hand in the air if you broke. Remember, Diamond Dollars don’t count.…

Senior dictating tempo

Every coach hopes to have one player he knows he can always rely on – a captain he can look to on and off the field. For men’s soccer coach David MacWilliams, that one guy is senior Mike Minai.…