Boston on the Cheap

A tour is given at the Samuel Adams brewery. // Photo from

BY JUSTIN SOME // FEB. 25, 2013 //   Many Curry students are apprehensive about spending time in Boston because of the cost. While it is true there are a lot of expensive restaurants and events in Beantown, there is also much to do for college students on a tight budget. Most people know that […]

A Restaurant that ‘Works’

Boston Beer Works' Canal St. location. //

BY BRANDAN BLOM // FEB. 4, 2013 // If you ever find yourself wandering around Boston looking for a good place to eat with a fun atmosphere, you should head over to Canal Street near the TD Garden and check out Boston Beer Works. Just a short walk from both the orange and green lines […]

A Day in the Bean


BY ERIN POWERS // MAY 8, 2012 //  Yes, the title of my blog may be “Night in the Bean,” but summer is upon us and for many college students that can only mean one thing: day drinking. Sure, Boston at night is always a good time, but who doesn’t like an ice cold Harpoon […]

Bars With No Cover Charge


BY ERIN POWERS // MARCH 29, 2012 // Having to pay a cover charge is like having to receive a kick to the shin just to enter a bar. We are forced to break open our purses and wallets before we even order drinks. Let’s face it, our budgets are tight and who wants to […]

Victoria’s Diner, Roxbury


BY ALEXANDRA MCGINNIS // MARCH 8, 2012 // To say that the eating habits of a typical college student don’t fit the restrictions imposed by the rigid hours of the dining hall is an understatement. Let’s face it, we’ve all experience that craving for a midnight (or perhaps even later than that) snack. These past […]

Risky Recycling Business


BY ERN POWERS // MARCH 8, 2012 // Most college students are familiar with those large plastic bags of empty cans and bottles that leave a stench of stale beer in the air of a dorm room. It is how those bags are disposed of that can pose a challenge for some. Students arrived back […]

Wet Your Whistle

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BY ERIN POWERS // FEB. 29, 2012 // If you’re a college student and you’ve somehow figured out how to grow a money tree, or you’ve miraculously managed to save up thousands of dollars from that part-time job you had over the summer, kudos to you. I’m living off the $50 a week my parents […]


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