Change is on the way

As you may be able to tell since my name is listed right above, my name is Elina Tuder. I’m a freshman. Coming into college, I knew I wanted to…


Do Fish Suffer?

Years ago I was fishing on an ocean beach and caught a big, beautiful striped bass. My daughter and son, who were 8 and 10, respectively, were nearby. I held…


Keep the experiences Keming!

This week, I was craving some good old Chinese food. I’m sure Asia is on a lot of students’ lists for places to go when looking for a quick bite…




New year, new you

Since this is my last editorial before the new year, I thought this would be a good time to talk about New Year’s Resolutions. Now, I’m sure most of us…




Bye-bye, fraternities?

Last week, Frank Bruni shocked me with his weekly New York Times column because, in it, he issued an open call to American universities asking that they shut down their…


AIChE hosts Thermite Hot Chocolate

The American Institute of Chemical Engineers, also known as AlChe, hosted “Thermite Hot Chocolate” last Wednesday. Steve Bosomworth, President of AIChE, ran the event to teach participants about thermite. Magnesium…