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Georgia O’Keeffe – A ‘Modern’ Woman

Georgia O’Keeffe – A ‘Modern’ Woman

Emily Conklin, Staff Writer
March 8
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The Brooklyn Museum's new exhibit shows a side of Georgia O'Keeffe few people past her lifetime have ever seen — her clothing and the way it defined who she was as an artist and a woman.

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Unique Beanies Spice Up Bleak Winter Wear

Unique Beanies Spice Up Bleak Winter Wear

Liv Chai, Contributing Writer
January 27
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Brighten up your outfit and keep warm with these new decked out beanies.

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Tell it Yourself: The Self-Publishing Revolution

Tell it Yourself: The Self-Publishing Revolution

Alexandra Pierson, Theater and Books Editor
September 29
Filed under ARTS, Books

In today's increasingly digitized age, publishing your own book is no longer the monumental project it once was.

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Barnard Hosts Feminist Zine Fest

Barnard Hosts Feminist Zine Fest

Shiva Darshan, Contributing Writer
February 29
Filed under City News, NEWS

Barnard College put on its fifth annual Feminist Zine Fest on Sunday afternoon as part of its 2016 Feminist Weekend. The array of zine makers shared their feminist-focused work across the event’s 65 tables in Barnard’s James Hall. The fest attendees, ranging from Barnard and NYU students to parent...

Destress with at-home spa treatments

Destress with at-home spa treatments

Lauren Craddock, Contributing Writer
October 15
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

With New York Spa Week taking over the final weeks of October, proper pampering for the crafty New Yorker on a student budget means DIY facials, pedicures and all-around relaxation regimes. Treating yourself and turning your home into a miniature spa is an easy alternative to purchasing high-priced, upscale salon packages.

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Replicate runway looks with simple, trendy DIY hairstyles

Replicate runway looks with simple, trendy DIY hairstyles

Emily Harris, Contributing Writer
September 4
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Braided locks and top knots are in abundance for the Autumn runway hair forecast.

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Do it Yourself: PostIt Calendar

Do it Yourself: PostIt Calendar

April 11
Filed under FEATURES

A Post-It Calendar is an easy do-it-yourself project that makes great wall art in a drab dorm room and can be a great help in organizing your school and social life.   Materials: ·       22x19-inch picture frame with wooden frame and glass cover ·       Foam board ·      ...

Top 5 strategies for preventing ripped tights

Top 5 strategies for preventing ripped tights

March 12
Filed under FEATURES

It is always frustrating to buy a pair of trendy tights, only to find a pesky hole or tear in them within the next few days. In one season you can easily find yourself going through a dozen pairs of tights. They are the perfect accessories for the winter season, with some pairs coming in thick and warm...

Affordable high fashion with textured fingernails

Affordable high fashion with textured fingernails

February 5
Filed under FEATURES

Nail art has dominated runways and is now breaking into the mainstream. These hot new styles, including velvet, caviar, magnetic, matte, studded and decaled nails, are a sure way to accessorize and catch someone’s eye. Velvet and Studded The velvet manicure style, a surprisingly subtle and ...

Remedies to protect lips from winter weather

Remedies to protect lips from winter weather

January 29
Filed under FEATURES

  As January nears its end, students are settling back into a city still subjected to the chills of the polar vortex that has blanketed the nation. Although the worst of the cold weather is seemingly over, forecasters predict rushes of dry air and drops in temperature in the coming weeks. ...

Top Five: Experimental toothbrush techniques

Top Five: Experimental toothbrush techniques

December 4
Filed under FEATURES

After indulging in sugary pies over Thanksgiving, candy over Halloween and coffee since midterms began,  students may be searching for ways to revert their teeth back into the pearly-whites they had a few months ago. Instead of automatically reaching for expensive whitening strips, try one of these suggestions ...

DIY: create your own newsprint iPhone case

DIY: create your own newsprint iPhone case

March 11
Filed under FEATURES

Transform a plain plastic iPhone case into a trendy, decoupage-style newspaper cover with a few craft supplies and dorm room materials. Follow these steps to create a DIY iPhone cover in under an hour without breaking the bank. Materials: – Hard plastic iPhone case (surface should be flat) – Newspaper – Mod Podge or any kind of liqui...

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