Ah, going out to eat. One of America’s favorite pastimes. It’s all fun and games until you open the menu to find that they took the initiative of putting the calorie count next to every single dish. Seriously, guys?! I came out here to have a good time but I’m honestly having anything but that now. I was perfectly okay with not knowing that the meal I was going to order clocked in at 1,000 calories too many. I mean, come on. Why in the world does a SALAD have that many calories?! I’m looking at you, Cheesecake Factory.
Dear readers, I’m Jiamin Yu, an international exchange student at Bridgewater State University for this semester. The essay you are about to read is my interview with Deborah Critzer about 9/11. It’s not only an unforgettable interaction between Deborah and me but also serves as an assignment for my course, “English as a Second Language.” […]
Welcome back Bears! Whether you are a seasoned student or a newbie like me, I’m sure you are looking to check out what lies beyond the campus grounds. Lucky for you (and me), there are some newer spots located right up the street in Bridgewater Square that I definitely recommend you check out! First, I’d […]
Good morning, good evening, and good night! If you’re new to Bridgewater State, welcome I guess. If you’re returning, why? All jokes! Of course you are back and kicking it in your hot and sweaty dorms. No seriously, I think I’m gonna lose my mind if the temperature doesn’t hit 60 degrees soon. I’m fall-coded, […]
The first week as a college student can be intimidating. Not only did I move in with a stranger, I had to walk around campus at least four times to roughly learn the layout and faced the battle of the dining halls. Then of course, the dreaded heatwave New England decided to have the first […]