Fri, Dec 7, 2012, 5:06pm
Winter break is a heart-warming time when family gathers round to cherish the blessing of being together. But for some, it's also a sobering reminder of how our homes can be a far cry from the progressive political correctness of Columbia. If this applies to you (Midwest, represent!), and you're a...
Wed, Dec 5, 2012, 5:34pm
Don't let the festive lights and fun red Starbucks cups fool you. The time of darkness is quickly approaching. As the days get shorter and colder, and our sheets get cozier, it can be nearly impossible to get up and be productive. Here are some foolproof strategies for waking up to face the dreary...
Fri, Sep 28, 2012, 3:06pm
In this week's Eyesites, inspired by Ben Folds's infamous version of Dr. Dre's "Bitches Ain't Shit," we at The Eye took it upon ourselves to compile a list of our 12 favorite unexpected covers. In the magazine, it's a match game, in which you have to pair the original song with the covering artist...
Sat, Apr 28, 2012, 10:05am
In honor of Nickelback’s Here and Now Tour kicking off this month, the Eye has prepared a little quiz to distract you from studying real art. Out of the following 10 quotes, six are from Nickelback songs, and four are from the poetry of T.S. Eliot. But don’t be fooled—this is a lot harder than you...
Fri, Feb 24, 2012, 3:25pm
Each library on campus has its own personality --- as do the students who frequent them. But can you guess where someone studies just by the glasses on his/her face? Next time you're bored in class, see if you can surmise the favorite study spot of your bespectacled classmates.
Thu, Dec 8, 2011, 12:02am
As winter rolls in, some religions like to reward us for getting through every day of December with an advent calendar. Often these calendars have little punch out holes where you can take a chocolate (or, if you’re us, several) or a small treat each day until a certain holy baby is born. We’ve...
Fri, Dec 2, 2011, 5:11pm
Yes, exams are looming. Yes, it’s going to be so cold that you probably won't want to leave your extra-long twin bed, but these are some December traditions you shouldn't miss this month:
Sun, Nov 20, 2011, 8:29pm
Yes, Thanksgiving is a holiday for us to return home to our families and give thanks for our loved ones, DVR, Free Cone Day, and everything else that matters, but we know what’s actually on your mind these days—the home stretch. In one month, finals will be upon us, and we’re all wondering how it’...
Thu, Nov 17, 2011, 1:37pm
The last day to decide if you will pass/fail or drop that pesky Calc class is TODAY, and Eyesites knows it can be a tough choice. We’ve come up with a handy checklist to help make your decision easy. Mark "yes" or "no" for each question after the jump, then tally your score at the end.
Wed, Nov 9, 2011, 8:56pm
With all the newfound free time and remnants from two weeks of caffeine injections still pumping through their veins, how are Columbia students spending their nights? Productively, no doubt. Eyesites imagines a likely timeline—don’t pretend that it doesn’t sound familiar.