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Editorial—Initiative for LGBTQ+ priority housing a must

Akasha Khalsa September 17, 2020

There is currently an initiative on campus gathering information and pushing for the creation of two LGBTQ+ priority and gender-blind houses in the on-campus residence halls. An on-campus residence...

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Optionalize dorm living after first year

Maggie Duly September 12, 2019

It’s 3 a.m. on a Tuesday and the echoes of rolling chairs, heavy footsteps and laughter are preventing the sweet wave of sleep to take over. Class starts at 10 a.m. and I count on my fingers: I’ll...

The finalizing aspects of a winning dorm for the Rock Your Room competition are cleanliness, use of university furniture and display of unique

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How to: “Rock Your Room Competition”

Jessica Parsons June 8, 2018

Each year, Housing and Residence life holds “Rock Your Room,” a competition for students to deck out their dorm rooms. Winners will be rewarded with a prize depending on that year’s offer,...

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