There is a new No. 1 squad this week in the latest U.S. College Hockey Online Poll. The University of Wisconsin stepped into the No. 1 spot by virtue of its weekend sweep of MSU-Mankato, including an overtime triumph Saturday night. The Badgers received 31 of 40 possible first-place votes and remain perfect at 6-0. […]
Always a topic of debate in this country is the First Amendment, a person’s right to freedom of speech. There is no need here to list off the many very public stories involving it, but rather to enlighten my Boston University brethren of another. A public service announcement: PLEASE DO NOT SWEAR AT WALTER BROWN […]
Is it the echoing ring of the Lone Ranger theme song? Or perhaps it’s the sleek, pocket-sized body, available in 100 different designs and colors. Most feel, however, it’s the rude, noisy interruptions accompanying cell phones that people find so annoying. “Your attention is divided when the phone rings. It’s somewhat annoying, but I have […]
Two Boston University students are recovering from hypothermia after unsuccessfully attempting to hike up Mount Monadnock in Jaffrey, N.H., this weekend. The man and woman, whose names were not released by Jaffrey Police or Fire officials, apparently tried to set up camp on the mountain after they had wondered off a trail earlier in the day. The pair was lost, according to Jaffrey Fire Chief Jack White, and by 1 a.m. they were showing signs of hypothermia and were having trouble walking. Luckily for the students, one of them was carrying a cell phone, and they dialed 911, claiming to be unable to walk.
I’m having class problems, and for once it’s more serious than elbows on the table or my total lack of personal hygiene. No, I’m talking about the classes where we learn. I know what you’re thinking, “Grant you dipstick, this is college, not school!” Yes, yes, this is true. But unfortunately if you stop going […]