How to Be a Pro (Cellphone) Photographer

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then the selfie is your autobiography. Personally, I have about the same life experience as a naked mole rat, so I’d rather not dramatize my life story just yet.  Consider this thought blurb from Paul Strand on photography:  “Did I express my personality?  I think that’s quite…

Turkey Day Travels

Turkey. Mashed Potatoes. Stuffing. Gravy.  It’s all SOOOO close. By the time Thanksgiving break rolls around, it’s easy for us to be overwhelmed with packing amidst those last-minute papers and tests. If you haven’t already left campus, here are three easy tips to alleviate that packing-induced stress. Take Only What’s Essential When I travel, I like…

Hashtag Blessed

Imagine if your drive home was over 6,ooo miles.  That’s a trip to London and back or a one-way ticket to Beijing.  Now picture yourself trekking that far on horseback.  Add the brutality of a winter in the Midwest, and you have a glimpse into what a man named Ransom Dunn did for Hillsdale College in the 1850s. Sounds…

Kind to the ‘Bon’: Three Things You Didn’t Know About Bon Appetit

At the start of the 2014-2015 school year, students were pleasantly surprised when a new food service made its debut on Hillsdale’s campus.  Since then, Bon Appetit has gone above and beyond simply serving the delicious breakfast, lunches, and dinners students enjoy daily. Student activities would not be possible without the help of Bon Appetit…