Category: In the Community

Julie and Julia and Diana

I recently re-watched one of my favorite movies “Julie and Julia” starring Meryl Streep and Amy Adams, and it reminded me just how much I’d missed the art of cooking. I believe one of the reasons people became infatuated with Julia Child, is due to her ability to make anything seem easy –no matter the task she […]

Post-Finals Tradition

My roommate and I have started a tradition. Every semester, after we’re both done with finals, we treat ourselves to a movie- and, in particular, a movie about RBG (Ruth Bader Ginsburg). We started it last spring, when the movie aptly titled “RBG” was playing in Coolidge Corner Theatre. We even got RBG-based shirts for […]

Info Junkie: My Favorite E-mail Subscription Lists

I’ve determined that I’m kind of an “info junkie.” I love staying on-top of all types of information, whether that be current Supreme Court  cases or latest happenings around Boston. I’ve found that I like to cater my social media and my email to these types of things. Though my inbox is always clogged, as […]

Study Spot: Coolidge Corner Branch Library

I have been awaiting this moment for months: the Coolidge Corner Branch of The Public Library of Brookline has finally reopened after renovations. I don’t know what it looked like before, but I can tell you now that it is my new favorite place to study. (Which I should definitely be doing right now. Finals. Oy.) […]

It’s Finals Week! Take a Break at Brookline Booksmith

My first week in Boston, my roommate asked if I would join him on a walk to the bookstore. Expecting him to take me to a Barnes & Noble (no disrespect to B&N), I was thrilled to find Brookline Booksmith in Coolidge Corner. The first floor is dedicated to new books. Luckily for students, there […]