PHOTOS BY SIMON POLAKOFF // DEC. 5, 2011 // Students poured into the ARC Nov. 19 for the Highlighter Dance Party wearing neon shirts, shorts and shoes. They danced the night away to some great music thanks to Curry’s Chris Gendgron, aka “DJ Chris the Greek.”
BY COURTNEY RUSSO // JAN. 5, 2012 // Curry College gives back through Helping Hands program.
BY YASMEEN RIFAI AND LAURA ABUJABER // DEC 5, 2011 // In America, there are many misconceptions about the Middle East. From conversations we’ve had with numerous Curry students, those misconceptions are plentiful on campus, too. We are from different Middle Eastern countries (Lebanon, for Rifai, and Jordan, for Abujaber) and we are both Arab women. Yet, on an almost daily basis, we’re asked questions about our cultures and countries that are seemingly based on cartoons. “Do you have cars over there or do you ride camels for transportation?” “How many deserts do you have?” “Do you live in tents?” “Do you have televisions and phones?” Some students thought we might be Arabian princesses who already have arranged marriages waiting […]
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