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Healthy holiday recipes

December 3, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer Linzer cookies originated from Linz, Austria, and are a very common traditional dessert. They are also known as thumbprint cookies because of the circular cutout that the cookie is known for. Linzer cooki...

Avoiding the holiday weight gain

December 3, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer In the time from between Thanksgiving to New Year’s, there are a lot of memories made, laughs to be had, and tons of food. In fact, the never-ending, seemingly bottomless mountain of food present at ...

Technology of the future

November 18, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer The fact of the matter is that no matter how many times you watch movies or read books about the future, it is almost 2015, and not everyone is flying around on hoverboards yet. So how close are we to liv...

Meatless mondays and more

November 5, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer In 2011, a popular documentary was released called “Forks over Knives.” This documentary stresses the essential health benefits of plant-based diets. Starring in this documentary is T. Colin...

Candy or caution

October 28, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer Halloween has two main components: costumes and candy. It is a well-known fact that candy is not healthy for you. However, it is that time of year where people tend to indulge in the chocolatey, s...

Stay healthy this cold and flu season

October 21, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer Everywhere you look, you see people with tissues in their hands.You hear the incessant sniffling of someone who is sick. With the changing of the seasons comes the inevitable, yet dreaded, cold and flu seaso...

Sharks make strides against breast cancer

October 8, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer With fall in full swing, October brings around more than just pumpkins and thoughts of finding the best Halloween costume. October is also Breast Cancer Awareness Month. On Sunday, October 5, members o...

Keep the doctor away

September 30, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer Pumpkin may be the fruit of the fall, appearing in just about anything edible, but that does not mean that we should forget about an old classic— the apple. Whether you find yourself drinking war...

Fit@Simmons

September 23, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer Another year at Simmons means another year full of fun, exciting and fitness-full events hosted and run by Fit@Simmons. Fit@Simmons has a new student director, Alie Hill, and a new student assistant,...

Detox dos and don’ts

September 16, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer Detoxes are becoming increasingly common and appear as advertisements on social media. While they seem relatively simple, detoxes work by working on the cells of the human bodies while providing multiple...

One more thing in the Apple store

September 9, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer After the highly anticipated release of the next iPhone, Apple released a lot more than just the next phone that will be at the reach of nearly everyone’s fingertips. Apple and Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed two new...

Girls make the City

September 9, 2014

By Briana Hayes Staff Writer Women and girls are becoming more and more involved in fields that involve science and technology. In order to support this and defy gender-specific job stereotypes, an annual event “Girls Make the City...

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