WEEKEND | 5:50 pm | December 10, 2012 | By Eric Xiao

Top 10 things to worry about for finals

Freedom is so close, yet so far.

With the next break less than two weeks away, the only obstacle standing in the way of total relaxation is — well — exams. Here’s a list of the most common student concerns heading into finals. At least you’re prepared. 1. Realizing you forgot everything you learned in the class. But at least you managed to remember »

WEEKEND | 3:25 pm | December 9, 2012 | By Patrice Bowman

‘Look out, Haskell, it’s real!’ A Review of ‘Medium Cool’ (1969)

This is a film review from Patrice Bowman, who writes the newly revamped WEEKEND blog column: “The 21st Century through a Monochrome Lens: Re-examining Older Films.” Watch her intro video here. When I’m actually able to watch television, I watch the news about 30 percent of the time. (The other 70 percent, I watch older »

WEEKEND | 12:32 pm | December 6, 2012 | By Colleen Flynn

Harvard on ‘Fringe’ looks familiar…

When it comes to looks, Harvard once again just doesn’t make the cut. The popular TV series “Fringe” has continued a centuries-long tradition of wishing Harvard looked more like Yale, using shots from Yale’s Old Campus to depict scenes that are supposed to take place at Harvard in the show. According to the Yale Alumni »

WEEKEND | 7:28 pm | December 4, 2012 | By Jen Mulrow

WEEKEND | Saccharine

“Saccharine” is the second photography series for the WEEKEND blog by Jen Mulrow. Watch Jen’s video introducing her photo blog here.

WEEKEND | 7:04 pm | December 2, 2012 | By Aishwarya Vijay

The Ice Cap Apocalypse

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This is the second article in a WEEKEND series by Aishwarya Vijay. Taking the time to read intense science magazines and research so that we don’t have to, Aishwarya will be giving our faithful readers regular updates on the field, so we aren’t all taken by surprise when, like, the sun melts. I care about »