Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor

We present to you “Thirteen”! Our latest issue features everything from a 13th street walking tour to an hard-hitting interview with a teenager to drinking games. Like all of our past issues, Thirteen explores new, different meanings of the number and the connotations behind it.

Venice: Why I No Longer Believe in Second Chances

Venice: Why I No Longer Believe in Second Chances

We checked out of the Hostel in the morning. We had decided to not book a room for the second night. We were going to save money and party in the streets till our 6a.m. train on Sunday. This was a great plan we thought. What could go wrong?

Awkward & Professional: Feeling 13 in the Job World

Awkward & Professional: Feeling 13 in the Job World

I’m here to tell you that those sweaty palms and same feelings of doubt come back again, years after the crippling pain of puberty, except this time it’s in an office instead of the high school cafeteria.

Growing Up

Growing Up

If twenty-two year old me could go back in time and talk to myself thirteen years ago, I would say “don’t worry, you won’t be fat forever.”

13th Street Safari

13th Street Safari

This evening, I walk up 13th Street with the sole purpose of acting as an observer- a flâneuse, if you will.

Theatre Superstitions

Theatre Superstitions

Anyone who knows at least a thing or two about theatre would know that it is considered bad luck to say “good luck” to an actor or actress before a performance. I decided to ask a few different emerging college actors and actresses their own superstitions and rituals around showtime. Some are expected, some are hilarious, and some are just downright weird.