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Be as smart as your phone

Be as smart as your phone

By Carly Charles

March 12, 2015

You’ve heard the doleful suspicion at least half a dozen times: Technology is changing the way we learn, possibly for the worse. It’s been calculated that students between the ages of 8 and 18 spend twice as much time in front of a screen than they do in school, as of 2012. Furthermore, there h...

Greek of the Week: DJ D-Mand

Greek of the Week: DJ D-Mand

January 28, 2014

At KAM’S, Dan Manning is not known as “Dan” but rather DJ “D-Mand.”  For Manning, an active member of Kappa Delta Rho fraternity and junior in LAS, mixing and listening to music is more than mere entertainment — it is a passion and hobby that he believes will be an important part of his lif...