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Addie and Elaine take a break from the student editors’ workshop to calm down their swooning. Here, they ruin a beautiful photo of the view from the New York Times building.

Editor Adventures

Addie Lawrence April 26, 2016

By: Addie Lawrence and Elaine Best, Editors E: Over spring break, Addie and I were invited to the New York Times’ annual student editors’ workshop, where we got to hang out with student editors from...

Don’t let their smiles fool you; these editors are enemies, fighting for the right to the One True Editor.

Editor Adventures

Addie Lawrence April 12, 2016

By: Addie Lawrence, Elaine Best and Rainbow Bubbles, Editors A: I always knew this battle would be coming. As they say, never work with your friends. So why would you work with your enemy? It’s been...

Editor Elaine Best and Maggie Sessoms ‘16 hangout with Honest Abe in Charleston, S.C. (left) while
editor Addie Lawrence steers her life toward complete and total destruction in Baltimore, M.D.(right)

Editor adventures

Addie Lawrence March 21, 2016

By: Elaine Best and Addie Lawrence, Editors E: In a rare occurrence of all history, space and time, Addie and I happened to be apart for longer than 24 hours. A: I spent the weekend in Baltimore, Maryland. E:...

From left, Nina Rochester, a sweet transvestite from transsexual Transylvania, Addie Lawrence and Elaine Best smile in terror after the show.

Editor adventures

Addie Lawrence March 8, 2016

  By: Addie Lawrence and Elaine Best, Editors E: There is a strange tradition that accompanies the cult classic film “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.” The movie, while ridiculous enough on its...

Editor Addie Lawrence secretly stabs Editor Elaine Best in the back on their “fun” winter hike to see water falling over a few rocks.

Editor Adventures

Addie Lawrence February 23, 2016

By: Elaine Best and Addie Lawrence, Editors E: In a constant effort to off me and become the One True Editor, Addie invited me on an adventure to observe some waterfalls in DuPont State Forest. I had...

Editor Adventures

Editor Adventures

Addie Lawrence December 8, 2015

By: Elaine Best and Addie Lawrence, Editors Addie: When stress is high and every professor has masterfully coordinated their assignments to fall into one self-destructing nexus of despair, Elaine and...

One of the editors’ favorite hobbies is attacking random passersby with newspapers, including faculty members like Dr. Kim Rostan.

Letter from the Editors

Addie Lawrence & Elaine Best October 20, 2015

By: Addie Lawrence and Elaine Best, Editors A rush of colors has arrived on our campus. Our once green-clad trees are now blushing in reds and golds. Allergies and colds are awakened, and we’ve officially...

When the editors aren’t enjoying the beauty of trees, they’re turning them into newspapers.

Letter from the Editors

Addie Lawrence & Elaine Best October 6, 2015

By: Addie Lawrence and Elaine Best, Editors Dashing through sprinklers in the dark of night, we scurry across campus in search of a printer. We have fliers - artfully designed as a means of procrastinating...

Editors (from left) Addie Lawrence and Elaine Best sport the Old Gold and Black’s colors at a tailgating event.

Letter from the editors

Addie Lawrence & Elaine Best September 22, 2015

By: Addie Lawrence and Elaine Best, Editors Two editors are better than one, especially when dealing with the minefield of journalism. And journalism, for all its neat facts and short sentences, is...

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