Theater Review: "plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose (The more things change, the more they stay the same) " by Klara Kurti ('17)

Theater Review: "plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose             (The more things change, the more they stay the same) " by Klara Kurti ('17)

November 11th was another successful night at the BAM Harvey Theater with Professor Murtha, Professor Larson, and part of the ACES crew. I marked my calendar the very same day I got the email. Professor Murtha, the benevolent distributor of tickets, informed us that we would be seeing You Us We All at precisely 7:30 PM, after eating a fulfilling dinner at Hoja Santa.

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Theater Review: "Umusuna: Memories Before History" by Argenis Ovalles ('17)

Theater Review: "Umusuna: Memories Before History" by Argenis Ovalles ('17)

On October 29th, the ACES Family engaged in a cultural outing to witness Umusuna: Memories Before History. But first, let’s trace back our steps. Besides the odyssey that Professor Murtha endured trying to give back the deposits when all she had were twenty dollar bills, the first stop was from the ACES Center to Graziella’s. 

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A Fusion of Friendship by Manuel Rodriguez ('17)

A Fusion of Friendship by Manuel Rodriguez ('17)

Making a last minute decision is not always an enjoyable situation as this one was for me. Before I discuss the Chinatown dinner that I had the privilege of attending, I would like to point out that it was a very memorable experience that I enjoy telling people about again and again. With that in mind, I would like to provide you with the following dialogue:

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"Parasail or Parafail?" by Klara Kurti ('17)

"Parasail or Parafail?" by Klara Kurti ('17)

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone” I whisper to myself as I’m about to sign my life away to some random employee at the Grand Bahia Principle Resort. For as long as I can remember, I’ve been terribly afraid of heights. I couldn’t tell you the reason if I tried but what I can tell you is that I have a panic attack if I’m higher than ten feet in the air. Nevertheless, the desire to be reckless, young, and free inspires me to ignore this fear in order to go on rollercoasters, jump off cliffs, and on my recent vacation, go parasailing.

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