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Every Tom, Dick and Harry

December 15, 2009 by

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By: Billie Hirsch Amidst the over populated Boston metropolitan area, city dwellers from all walks of life are trying their hand at farming crops, harvesting strawberries and orange groves to rose bushes and cherry trees. The crops can wilt without proper care—but are not available for purchase or for that matter, human consumption. They are […]

Clooney’s Travel Plans Are “Up In The Air” This Holiday Season. How About Yours?

December 9, 2009 by

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By Dustin Watson Jason Reitman, the highly acclaimed director of Juno and Thank You For Smoking, is back with Up In The Air this Christmas. The cast includes funnymen Jason Bateman, Zach Galifianakis, Danny McBride, and George Clooney in a role some are hailing to be his best performance in years. Clooney plays Ryan Bingham, […]

Coakley, Brown, Win the Race to the Primaries

December 9, 2009 by

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By Jacqueline Onorato Martha Coakley, Massachusetts’ Attorney General, won Tuesday’s Democratic primary election for the US Senate seat left by the late Ted Kennedy. State Senator Scott Brown won the GOP easily against Jack E. Robinson. Coakley and Brown will run against each other in the final special election on January 19. (Editorial note: Jack […]

Your Spring 2010 Budgets as Approved by the SGA

December 4, 2009 by

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By Jim Chandley Class of 2010                          $14,520 Black Student Union              $13,200 Model UN                               $6,827 Epilogue                                  $6,100 Superfans                                $4,883 Baseball                                   $3,845 Ill Beatz                                  $3,000 BANG!                                   $3,000 EC Dems                                 $2,460 CVSA                                     $2,300 HUELLAS                             $2,150 Commuter Council                  $1,600 Quidditch                                $1,285 Legacy of Praise                     $1,150 Social Awareness                    $850 Biology                                   $835 Art Club                                  $730 Le Renard                               $662 Psychology                              $635 EC […]

Emmanuel Women’s Basketball Team Pulls Off Upset Over Brandeis University

December 2, 2009 by

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By Brendan Tyman In an impressive display of basketball, the Emmanuel Women’s Basketball team pulled off  a stunning 78-67 upset over 14th-ranked Brandeis University at the Jean Yawkey Center on Tuesday night. Senior guard Iman Davis led all scorers with 25 points. She added 10 rebounds, 7 assists, and 4 steals in the effort. The […]

Attention Future Teachers

December 2, 2009 by

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By Kaitleen Gillis Emmanuel College Education Club is holding two events of interest to anyone who is an education major or may be interested in becoming an education major. Tomorrow, Thursday December 3rd will be “Meet the Education Department.” This event is being held between 12:30-1:30pm (activities period) in the Library G 18 classroom. This […]

President Obama Announces Troop Increase in Afghanistan

December 1, 2009 by

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By Jacqueline Onorato On December 1st at the United States Military Academy at West Point, President Obama announced that he plans on sending an additional 30,000 troops to Afghanistan in order to stop Taliban momentum in the region and stabilize the country’s government. “There is no imminent threat of the government being overthrown, but the […]