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A past SMTD production of 'Macbeth'

It’s Halloween, and that means I have to find a costume. It’s not that I don’t have any ideas — I have plenty. There’s always Mulan, I’ve wanted to be a piece of sushi since freshman year and, quite honestly, Waldo doesn’t seem too bad right about now.

Ben Vassar

A breakdown of all the different costumes on campus this Halloweek.

Animal Collective

In 2018, indie weirdos Animal Collective decided to collaborate with art-science duo Coral Morphologic in order to celebrate the International Year of the Reef, an initiative to protect coral reefs across the globe.

Laura Dern in 'Big Little Lies'

The climate is changing — and? Even with all of the recycling, veganism and plastic bans in the world, nothing will truly be done about climate change until the government and corporations change the way they fundamentally run.

The 'South Park' episode in question

In a total flip of opinion from “South Park,” the climate change denier is depicted as more smug and self-absorbed than Al Gore was twelve years earlier.

Julia Phillips

Julia Phillips’ brilliant debut novel “Disappearing Earth” is what Jane Allison calls a “radial” narrative — one where some inciting incident creates ripples that move outward and often compound in complexity rather than resolving.

MUD Jeans

MUD Jeans, a Netherlands denim brand and certified B-corporation, a professional certification for sustinable for-profits, is one of many fashion companies that dedicate their business model to environmental consciousness.

'First Reformed'

As he loses faith in the future he loses faith in himself. He is a dying man on a dying planet and he hardly cares enough to save himself.

Painting from Abbe Museum

As a nation, we have a lot to learn about our relationship with our surroundings.

Environmental activist Antonio Rafael

Images of Rafael’s graffiti and other works of art are surprisingly hard to come by online. More often than not, such photos can only be found in articles reporting on his public, unsanctioned projects — the ones that upset the police.