Sunday, November 8, 2020 - 5:20pm

When I first arrived to campus as a freshman, I was brimming with a sense of conflicting excitement and agitation. As an international student from Canada, most of my knowledge of the American college experience came from “Pitch Perfect” and online forums like Reddit and College Confidential. While I was looking forward to making friends and socializing, I also carried with me a little anxiety about where I would fit in. Football was never a part of my life before college and the thought of living alone away from home scared me.

Sunday, October 25, 2020 - 9:21pm
On Sunday afternoon, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., spoke at a Vote Now Car Rally at a United Auto Workers parking lot in Pontiac, Michigan

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., spoke at a Vote Now Car Rally at a United Auto Workers parking lot in Pontiac, Michigan on Sunday afternoon. Prior to the start of the rally, 110 cars pulled into the parking lot and around 96,000 viewers tuned in for the livestream. Carolyn Winston, a local UAW member and advocate for the expansion of the Affordable Care Act, introduced Harris at the rally.

Sunday, October 18, 2020 - 8:55pm

The music is loud and the room is dark, lit up only by banal string lights dangling on the side of the wall. There are guys playing beer pong in a brighter part of the house, showing off and making drunken noises. In the tiny kitchen where the counter is filled with red cups and variations of alcohol, sorority girls throw up in the sink as their sisters kindly hold up their hair behind them. 

Sunday, October 4, 2020 - 1:02pm

The vigorous string melody halted, and the film came to an abrupt end. Dazed, my friend Haoyu and I sat silently in the darkness of State Theatre without moving an inch of our bodies. When we heard the sound of clapping from below us, we subconsciously clapped along too. A warm yellow light slowly re-illuminated the theater. While people started getting up and preparing to leave, Haoyu and I were still glued to our seats, reluctant to let go of the beauty we just collectively experienced. 

Sunday, September 20, 2020 - 8:42pm

I put my fingers on the scanning screen for the third time, as the machine was unable to recognize my fingerprints. After finally succeeding, I quickly put my mask back on as my fingers fumbled with my immigration documents.

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 2:54pm

“Let's get down to business, to defeat the Huns!”