Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 2:01pm
Clara Scott

There’s something really magical about being a different person for a day. Whether it’s just you but fancier or a complete disguise, dressing up in any way is generally a hoot, no matter the time of the year. Of course, with Halloween this week, I’ve been thinking about this quite a lot. What should I dress up as? What incredible costume could I take pictures of and post on Instagram, proving my loyalty to the holiday beyond simple recognition?

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 3:50pm
Lindsey Leyland of The Getup Vintage, posing among her wares

There’s nothing quite like Halloween on a college campus. In most people’s minds, Halloween is one day, Oct. 31, where all the ghouls and black cats come out to play. But in a college town, the spirit of the season goes on for weeks, if not all year round. There’s a reason we all refer to the general timeline between Oct. 15 and Nov. 5 as “Halloweek.” This is especially true of the costume culture in Ann Arbor, which serves as a healthy reminder of both the brilliance and the stupidity of everyone in their early twenties.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 9:46pm
NOSELL

The night was a perfect example of what can happen when friendship and genius come together, creating a partnership in which innovation can flourish.

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 4:45pm
NOSELL

The idea of “gifted and talented” programs is nothing new: In fact, I would expect many of the people interested in this article were a part of one in the past. It’s a good way to group students with exceptional promise together, and also a perfect opportunity to infuse school with a sense of bizarre competitive edge early on.

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 4:08pm
NOSELL

Listening to All Mirrors is like watching a million little films in your head, as each note, heavy with meaning, plays on.

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 2:02pm
NOSELL

The tween mentality is no longer just for tweens, it’s for everyone and their mothers, literally.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 2:07pm
Bloc Party live at Riot Fest

Walking home from that second day at Riot Fest, my skin buzzed with the energy of everyone I had seen that day.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 3:07pm
The Beastie Boys

From the moment the track begins with a repeated “Intergalactic, planetary, planetary, intergalactic,” a listener knows they’re in for something special.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 2:24pm
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If there’s anything Riot Fest is perfect for, it’s that ― that you can find people just like you, no matter how weird you are.

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 2:14pm
Clara Scott

By separating the remnants of a girlish ideal from my identity as an adult, I found another way of being myself, embracing style and writing and music as the things that make up who I am.