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Tech Troubled Films For Our Surveillance Age: Source Code

Posted  April 15, 2016  by  Megan Jones

With the 1936 film Modern Times, Charlie Chaplin introduced a witty, scathing take on the effects of mass technology, and indeed, the type of life we forge with it has become a central preoccupation to our modern world. Film remains at the forefront of this conversation, not only for the speed and power of its […]

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Thank You.

Posted  April 4, 2016  by  Simmi Dhaliwal

I didn’t really know what was missing and I’ve never been really good at being sad. As of recent I’ve had to make peace with saying goodbye to one of the most loving human beings that walked into my life. Death is such a huge part of our lives and eventually there comes a point […]

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Productive Procrastination

Posted  March 31, 2016  by  Melissa Ong

More often than not, students tend to be typecast by their expertise in procrastination – I am living proof of this. But what if we could challenge the negative stigma attached to procrastination and transform it into something positive? In delaying the progress of one particular task, you offer yourself the opportunity to make headway […]

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#newyearnewme?

Posted  March 8, 2016  by  Simmi Dhaliwal

New Year’s resolutions. We all do it or at least have tried it? Eating clean or getting that awful gym membership because it’s good for you! But really two weeks or at best three weeks into the New Year you find yourself in front of your laptop surfing Netflix and the half empty Nutella jar […]

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Tinder 101: How to Survive Today’s Dating Culture

Posted  March 2, 2016  by  Fiona Leung

Tinder is still the dating app that everyone is talking about it. Find out why this app’s popularity is consistently gaining momentum and ways to survive using Tinder in order to enrich your experience.

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Entertainment

It’s Morphin’ Time!: Custom Hoodies Made of Win

Posted  February 13, 2012  by  Recultured Team

The Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers. Ah the memories. Those six were by far some of the coolest teenagers ever, with their crazy martial arts skills and attitude. Oh yeah, and because they got to drive those epic Zords (i.e. colossal assault machines) that could combine into the even more epic Megazord. I admit, I totally wanted to be one […]

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“The Wolverine”: Second Time’s the Charm?

Posted  August 15, 2013  by  Dulce Rosales

Hugh Jackman is back as Wolverine, with his claws sharper than ever. It’s attempt #2 at an all-Wolverine film. Here’s an in-depth review of the sixth film in the X-Men universe, “The Wolverine”.

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Social Media

4 Chrome extensions for productivity, blogging, and then some

Posted  October 13, 2011  by  Recultured Team

Are you as much of a Google Chrome fan as I am? Here are some neat extensions to help enhance your productivity level, blogging and communication experiences! Check out these four extensions I would recommend you getting from the Chrome Web Store.

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Politics

‘Girls will be girls’ and ‘Boys will be boys’

Posted  January 24, 2012  by  Recultured Team

Last month, I wrote part of the following post in response to an online discussion I had with my friends regarding ‘gendered’ (what constitutes as ‘feminine’ and ‘masculine’) presents for our Secret Santa gift exchange, and I think it would be worth sharing: Gender socialization, such as ‘pink’ for girls and ‘blue’ for boys, is […]

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School

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider a Major/Minor in Sociology

Posted  November 11, 2011  by  Recultured Team

Coming to UBC in 2008, I had no clear idea what I wanted to study. Being rejected by the UBC Sauder School of Business (my first preference of study), a school that many students seemed to gravitate toward, was defeating. I yearned to transfer into Sauder (and perhaps specialize in Marketing) in my second year. […]

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