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From clovers to cornfields: University student competes in World Irish Dance Championships

From clovers to cornfields: University student competes in World Irish Dance Championships

By Annabeth Carlson

April 17, 2014

This time of year, most University students are in spring semester classes, studying for finals and preparing summer plans. But Claire Sullivan, freshman in Education, is spending her days in London competing in the World Irish Dance Championships.  Sullivan will perform as a soloist in the champion...

How to wear a suit — the right way

How to wear a suit — the right way

By Declan Harty

January 28, 2014

From the Rat Pack and James Bond to Barney Stinson and Don Draper,  the suit has been the trademark of the professional man in both pop culture and everyday life. After four years of wearing jeans and sweatpants to class, a suit can be vital to transition into the professional world for college stud...