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A Happy Holi-day

Elizabeth Bowie, Observer Contributor

March 24, 2014

Filed under Campus Life

Bags of colored powder lay all around the field next to the parking lot, and eager students lined up at the edge of the pavement yelled out, “Can we start yet?” Two seconds later, they all ran out and grabbed the powder, laughing...

Hungry Like the Nathan Wolfe (Winner of the 2014 AC Posey Leadership Award)

Elizabeth Bowie, Observer Contributor

March 24, 2014

Filed under Campus Life

On March 20, Austin College presented Dr. Nathan Wolfe with the Posey Leadership Award and held a convocation in Wynne Chapel. President of Austin College Dr. Marjorie Hass began with a welcome speech, then Professor of Biology,...

Suspension Aims To Change Perceptions

Madeline Akers, Campus Life Editor

March 23, 2014

Filed under Campus Life

Students looking for the opportunity to get involved with the literary arts on campus should look no further than Suspension, Austin College’s very own literary magazine. Edited by Robert Dunlap, Will Whitehurst, Jeeso Lee, a...

Green Tip of the Week #1

Sarah Dillabough, Observer Contributor

March 3, 2014

Filed under Campus Life

             Each week THINK issues a “Green Tip” to get people thinking about what actions they can do to lead a more sustainable lifestyle. These tips give students ideas, facts and figures pertaining to a certain topic. T...

Raas Rave and Bhangra Blitz 2014

Madison Messinger, Photo Editor

February 28, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

As we all know, Austin College is a Mecca for talent and charisma, but no group quite captures this energy as well as the Kangaraas. You have probably seen them on the Masala stage in Sid Rich and I can’t wait to see the...

Tales from Abroad: London School of Economics

Madeline Akers and Evan Harper

February 28, 2014

Filed under Campus Life

Evan Harper is a Senior from Houston, TX. He is majoring in Economics and is spending the year studying at the London School of Economics. He describes his current experiences abroad as follows: M: What were your expectations? We...

The Paper Roo #2: Tuesday Yoga

Elizabeth Bowie, Observer Contributor

February 27, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

 Many people have tried to get me into yoga before. You can't avoid it when you grow up in Austin, the hippies overwhelm (lovingly). In elementary school, my mom convinced me to attend an after school class taught by a volunteer, ...

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