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Women’s volleyball plays home opener, splits matches

Set, bump, spike: Number 16 Nicole Smith ‘11 spikes the ball on her way to winning All-Tournament Honors. <br /><i>PHOTO BY Lien Phung/The Hoot</i>

Set, bump, spike: Number 16 Nicole Smith ‘11 spikes the ball on her way to winning All-Tournament Honors.
PHOTO BY Lien Phung/The Hoot

The Brandeis women’s volleyball team ha… Read More...

Phil Kessel must make a contract decision

Now that the U.S Open is over, I am turning to a new sport, hockey. I know the season does not start for a few more weeks but I am already excited for two reasons. First I am from Minnesota… Read More...

Golf team finishes third twice, has strong opening showing

The Brandeis men’s golf team played in two tournaments this week, the Bowdoin Invitational at the Brunswick Country Club in Brunswick, ME on Sunday and the Elms Invitational at … Read More...

“Just once I need somebody to show me all [that] I can’t see”

stirring words: Slam poet Iyeoka Okoawa entertains at first B.O.M.S. event.<br /><i>PHOTO BY Yuan Yao/The Hoot</i>

stirring words: Slam poet Iyeoka Okoawa entertains at first B.O.M.S. event.
PHOTO BY Yuan Yao/The Hoot

This past Tuesday on September 15th in the season opener of the Brandeis’ … Read More...

The times, they are a-changin’: Thoughts on last week’s TMI conference

Yale Spector ‘11 sits casually in the Village B2 lounge with the three of us. We are surrounding a table atop which perch our four glossy, multicolored Macbooks.

“So how are we g… Read More...

Seeking divine inspiration in hard times

<i>PHOTO BY Phil Small/The Hoot</i>

PHOTO BY Phil Small/The Hoot

I felt like I had just infiltrated a secret meeting when I stepped into the Rapaporte Treasure Hall Monday evening. It seemed that everyone there was pa… Read More...

Come on, Ye! How could you be so heartless?

Who is the greatest rap star these days? Jay-Z? Lil Wayne? Diddy? Well people may have different opinions about the issue, but I believe that one of the most influential hip hop musi… Read More...

Jay-Z swaggers on with latest release

Who is the king of New York? I can distinctly remember sitting at my middle school lunch table discussing this very question with my peers. Everyone had an opinion on the issue, and i… Read More...

A maddeningly good TV drama series

“Mad Men” is without a doubt, the best show on TV that you’re (probably) not watching. A gorgeously shot period piece set in the early 1960s at a dinosaur of a New York ad agency… Read More...

Mouthwatering vegetarian pasta

<i>PHOTO BY Emily Berk/The Hoot</i>

PHOTO BY Emily Berk/The Hoot

Pasta with marinara sauce is great, but not every night! Tomatoes aren’t the only locally grown produce available this time of year. The following m… Read More...

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