Monday, August 2, 2021

Courtney Wirths

UGG founder says drive needed for entrepreneurship

Brian Smith had just put on his new Pink Floyd album. The song switched and “Time” began to play: “And then one day you find ten years have got behind you. No one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun.” That was when the idea struck him — he needed to start his own business.

INK holds end of semester reading series

By Jessa Gianotti Staff Writer INK, the creative writing club at the College, gathered students and faculty for an intimate night of poetry and creative prose...

Kendrick Lamar delivers insightful third album

By Brandon Agalaba Staff Writer Kendrick Lamar released his third album, titled “To Pimp a Butterfly,” in March 2015. “To Pimp a Butterfly” was the...

Empowering women to break into top leadership roles

Women make up 58 percent of the workforce and only 14 percent of senior leadership positions, said Amy Hecht, vice president for Student Affairs and one of the opening speakers at the School of Business’s fourth annual Women’s Leadership Summit on Wednesday, Nov. 5.

Swift pulls songs from Spotify

Attention all Swifities: "1989" is not available on Spotify anymore.

Plummeting gas prices boost US economy

By Courtney Wirths Features Editor • Gas prices are dropping. In most stations across the nation, a gallon of gas has dropped below $3 which has...

Extreme dry weather causes coffee prices to increase

A morning cup of coffee is set to get a bit more expensive. Coffee prices surged to a two-and-a-half year high due to dry weather in Brazil posing a threat to next year’s crop. Brazil is the world’s largest coffee grower.

GoPro not just for the highly adventurous anymore

What do DreamWorks, American Apparel, Tesla and GoPro have in common? They're all in this week's Business Briefs.

The Green at Palmer’s Square hosts jazz festival

By Courtney Wirths Features Editor Perfect September afternoons are made up of sunshine, crisp breezes, great music and the company of friends. Last Sunday, Aug. 31, Princeton...

Buildup falls flat as Scotland remains in UK

• Scotland decided to remain a part of the United Kingdom in a historic independence referendum. A large campaign had built up a considerable...

Record-breaking: Over four million iPhone 6’s sold

Apple Inc. sold over four million iPhone 6 devices within the first 24 hours of the preorder period — a figure the company is calling a record order.

Rich get richer

• Harvard received its largest donation in the school’s 378-year history. $350 million was donated to the university’s School of Public Health from alumnus...

The College volunteers in ‘The Big Easy’

By Courtney Wirths Features Editor   It has been over nine years since Hurricane Katrina and the city of New Orleans filled the front page headline....

Tree falls on campus walkway, no one injured

By Courtney Wirths and Tom Kozlowski Features Editor and Managing Editor A large tree fell across the walkway behind the Music Building on Tuesday, Sept. 2,...

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