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The Good News of 2020: A Listicle

So, 2020 is coming to a quick end, and you’re freaking EXHAUSTED because of whatever the hell last week was. Mentions of this year by the mere name “2020” will probably trigger a fight or flight response 20 years down the line for many of

How to Avoid the Doom Scrolling Time Suck

This year has been. Wild, to say the least. Especially this past week. Between the election’s outcome being unknown for days, the internet blowing up over various unrelated things, and the ever-present backdrop of the pandemic, it’s easy to fall into a pastime that we

The USPS: Some Stuff They Do

            What does the USPS do?             The United States Postal Service delivers the mail. Duh. End of article.             But in all seriousness, that was not the end.             The United States Postal Service does, in fact, deliver the mail. But, the USPS has

Fall Holidays: Way More than Just Halloween

            During the fall time, most Americans–particularly American Christians–may be thinking about Halloween and Thanksgiving as the holidays for fall. For people of many other cultures and religions around the world, however, the fall looks drastically different. This is a snapshot of some of the

Mod Scheduling: How Did it Go?

With the first round of finals for this new mod schedule fast approaching, if not already in full effect, the question is, really: how did the mod schedule go for you? Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as we all know by this point, the administration

What to Do With Friends While We’re On Code Yellow

With the pandemic raging on, Beloit College is currently on a Code Yellow. This means that in-person meetings are highly discouraged. However, humans are social creatures—interacting with each other is vital for our mental health and wellbeing, so we naturally want to do so. However,

Talking About What We Missed While Away

Hello Beloiters!  As we return to campus for the fall semester, we all have something we miss. In the light of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are a lot of things that we can’t enjoy for the time being, like Wall Parties, seeing each other’s smiles,