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People You Should Know

Come on ride the train with commuters

During the 10-minute break between classes, commuter students bombard Berks Street in a rush to catch their anticipated train home or make it to their first class. Much of their time is spent riding and

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Events

Greek Showcase stops traffic

Traffic slowed on Broad Street as onlookers yelled out their car windows wondering what the commotion was about between Berks Street and Montgomery Avenue. With reasonably priced tickets, $5 in advance and $7 at the

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Columns

Never refuse to say you’re sorry

Ariana Santiago knows what it’s like to date someone with too much pride. “[My ex-boyfriend] was so conceited and egotistical to the point where there was no room left for me,” said the sophomore public

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People You Should Know

History of, life as a campus commuter

One hundred and twenty years ago, Russell Conwell founded Temple as a school for Philadelphia residents to commute to from their own backyards. One hundred and twenty years later, commuters still hold the majority in

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People You Should Know

Cut costs, save environment: PhillyCarShare

The green men were spotted again. The matching pair, sporting green spandex bodysuits complete with green face paint and reflector shades, slivered through an afternoon crowd near the Bell Tower last Tuesday during Fall Fest.

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People You Should Know

Commuting to campus in $3 or less

Gene Maggioncalda gets mobbed at car shows when he drives his ’78 El Camino into the lot. Not because it’s been restored to perfect showroom condition, but because it barely makes a sound. Maggioncalda, a

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Music

Banhart show: an escape from the ordinary

REVIEW – Philly’s live music scene triggered my latest existential crisis Saturday. Two psych-rock patriarchs played the same night: Devendra Banhart at the Fillmore at the TLA and Animal Collective at the Starlight Ballroom. As