Category: features

Amara Lakhous: Writer, Dreamer, Immigrant

Bianca Miccolis ’21 Features Editor   Last Friday, the Italian Studies Department welcomed Algerian bilingual novelist Amara Lakhous, for a lecture explaining “why immigration is the most exciting experience in life.”  Lakhous’s talk was unlike most discussions and associations with immigration. Instead of focusing on the negative aspects […]

November Music Picks

Maggie Flaherty ‘20 Chief Features Editor   November is officially upon us, and what better way to celebrate the last full month of the fall semester than with a new playlist? Here is a sample selection of what I will be listening to this weekend: Have You Ever […]

Iceland: A Hotspot for Travel

Bianca Miccolis ’21 Features Editor      At one point or another, most of us learned the paradox of Greenland and Iceland.  Iceland is actually green whereas Greenland is actually covered in ice. Moving past that complication, Iceland has become a popular destination for travel.  From the “Explore” […]