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Sony’s camera contacts could lead to a privacy issue

By Shankari Sureshbabu, Columnist

August 9, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Life is filled with so many wonderful, yet fleeting moments that it’s only natural to want to be able to capture them to remember forever. Unfortunately, carrying a camera or phone around to catch that perfect snapshot of a birthday surprise or an adorable proposal can be bulky, or even hinder yo...

BARE project challenges stereotypes of beauty

BARE project challenges stereotypes of beauty

By Frances Welch

August 27, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

Often, images in the media portray societal standards of beauty that do not reflect the average individual. In spite of this issue, three local women, Anna Longworth, Alisa Greene, and Emily Otnes took a stance and created The BARE project, a series of 43 photographed individuals paired with separate, ha...

Google Glass improving but still not ready for public release

Google Glass improving but still not ready for public release

May 6, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

He just might have the coolest pair of glasses on campus. Josh Doil, senior in LAS, has fitted his prescription lenses to Google Glass, a hands-free technology device that allows many of the same functions as a smartphone, including a camera, to be displayed in a tiny glass prism above the right eye. Tho...