Newhouse III’s “” runs out of seating on first day of class, rest of academic year

Article by Anonymous August 29, 2011

Over-achieving Newhouse students with nothing better to do than hang out in Newhouse learned early Monday morning that their beloved cafe,, ran out of seating. “I had some time to kill before my Com 107 class and heard that is the place where all the Newhouse kids hang out,” said freshman Isabelle Davis, “but when I... MORE »

Article by Lia Woodward
May 9, 2011

Dalai Lama finally announces where he will play in the fall

After months of speculation and hotly contested rumors, the Dalai Lama made a very public commitment to USC for the 2011 football season. Last Tuesday, USC students, professors and fans alike gathered to witness the special announcement at an event held at the Galen Center. In spite of the Dalai Lama’s wishes for an element... MORE »

Article by Piliour
September 22, 2010

Illegal Recruitment: Lasker Foundation Rescinds Heimlich’s Award

  First Reggie Bush, now Dr. Henry Heimlich.   For those unaware, Reggie Bush’s 2005 Heisman Trophy was recently forfeited due to allegations of illegal recruitment by the University of Southern California.   Now, more committees are investigating awards endowed upon other individuals. Most recently, the Lasker Foundation has looked into Cornell University’s recruitment of... MORE »

Article by Michael Sullivan
January 25, 2011

New apartment complexes to house Gateway overflow

Two new apartment complexes are in the midst of construction on Figueroa Street to accommodate University Gateway’s student overflow. The new structures — one at Figueroa and 27th aptly named West 27th Place, and the other, an as-yet-unnamed complex just north of the Vagabond Motel — aim to address the profound demand for overpriced student... MORE »

Article by Alex Rosenthal
February 22, 2012

College Freshman Meme Kid Graduates; Still Naive and Full of Optimism

If you’ve been following your college’s “Memes” page on Facebook, you’re probably familiar with UNH student Griffin Kiritsy, whose fresh-faced, pathetically earnest smile is the butt of the popular College Freshman meme joke. To put it into non-internet nerd language: college students use his photo as a template to share brief, humorous anecdotes about things... MORE »

Article by natkirst
January 29, 2013

Mizzou’s Twerk Team Turns Heads, Werks Dat Booty

Mizzou’s best-kept secret, its Twerk Team, has gained a substantial amount of notoriety this week after a record seventh place finish at the Middle America Collegiate Twerking Classic. Competing against fourteen teams from neighboring states, the Tiger twerkers proved not just to Missouri, but Illinois, Arkansas and other less relevant nearby states (Kansas) that there... MORE »

Video by Anonymous
November 9, 2010

Tucker Max at SU

The Daily Orange documented the Tucker Max event at SU. Tucker Max is kinda a douchebag who writes about his crazy life. Video by Aaron Freeder for Daily Orange. MORE »

Article by Alex Rosenthal
March 17, 2012

Nicki Minaj Turns Down Offer to Perform at Super Bowl: “I Can’t Fit in a Bowl”

Grammy-nominated hip-hop artist Nicki Minaj got into a heated Twitter fight with Syracuse University students yesterday after a student tweeted her asking if she would be performing at Block Party, a yearly concert event that takes place in the university’s Carrier Dome and holds upwards of 50,000 people. Block Party has previously hosted such big name acts... MORE »