May 9, 2013

With Friendsy, students can be more than friends

Four University undergraduates have created Friendsy, a website that allows students to indicate their interest in becoming friends with, hooking up with or dating other students. Launched on May 1, the site has attracted more than 600 users and 2,500 mutual connections as of Tuesday. Only people … Read More

May 2, 2013

Men’s Lacrosse: Ivy tournament to begin with rematch with No. 2 Cornell

The losers of a game rarely get the opportunity to exact revenge after just a week’s hiatus. The No. 15 men’s lacrosse team, however, will get that chance in the first round of the Ivy League tournament Friday at 8 p.m in Ithaca. The Tigers (8-5 Overall, 3-3 Ivy League) will look … Read More

April 29, 2013

U. students form grassroots campaign to “Ban the Box”

University students have recently formed a grassroots campaign called Ban the Box NJ in hopes of mobilizing political support for the NJ Opportunity to Compete Act, according to the campaign’s website. This act, referred to as “Ban the Box,” aims to make the job application process … Read More

April 29, 2013

Photo essay: Men’s diving

To view Ben Koger’s men’s diving photo spread in digital form, click here. Staff Writer Anna Mazarakis contributed reporting.  … Read More

April 28, 2013

Honor Committee, students react to passage of referendum

A USG referendum requiring the Honor Committee to change its standard penalty for students who write beyond the time limit during exams and to publish statistics about the number of students who appear before the Committee passed with 96 percent of those who participated in last week’s … Read More

April 25, 2013

ESL El Centro meets challenges

ESL El Centro volunteers teach English as a second language to recent adult immigrants from Latin America. Every Tuesday through Friday at 4:45 p.m., approximately five volunteers line up in Lot 23 to ride half an hour away to El Centro, a Trenton-based community center that helps low-income … Read More

April 24, 2013

Triumph Brewing Company

Channeling the spirits of my pub-dwelling predecessors, I strolled down Triumph Brewing Company’s long entryway with a sense of womb-like familiarity. I picked up the menu for a cursory glance, already knowing I was going to order my favorite item, the Epic Burger. Shock, numbness, ice-cold fear: It was gone. Read More

April 24, 2013

Cheeburger Cheeburger

This Friday, Caroline Hertz and I consumed roughly 4,637 calories in one sitting. While the third world wept, we smiled giddily through our choco-hazes. Ladies and gentlemen, we give you: Cheeburger Cheeburger. Caroline and I sat down at our ’50s-style booth as The Four Seasons played softly in the background. Read More

April 24, 2013

Tico’s

Tico’s Eatery & Juice Bar is tucked away on an otherwise unassuming corner of Witherspoon Street, which is probably why I’ve never noticed the yummy goodness inside before. At Tico’s, a store famous for its fresh-squeezed juice, you can opt for one of many special blends. These juices range from … Read More

April 23, 2013

Princeton fails to take back Compton Cup

Though the fifth-ranked men’s heavyweight crew’s first varsity boat could not take back the Compton Cup on Lake Carnegie Sunday, losing by less than four seconds to No. 2 Harvard, the highlight of the morning for Princeton was a noteworthy performance by the 2V: Princeton’s second varsity eight finished in … Read More