Battle of the Boxes

The two boxes I’ve chosen for you this month are two of my favorites: Birchbox and Try the World. I chose Birchbox because as one of my first subscription boxes, it really instigated my addiction so to me it scream classic. As for Try the World, we focused a lot on travel this month and…

The laws of cooking

Shrimp Jambalaya and Parmesan Crusted Tilapia  As promised last month, this month I will feature recipes from Hello Fresh and next month we will feature recipes from Plated. This month, I also came across a great deal on another new food subscription, Home Chef, so in our May issue, I’ll feature recipes from that box….

Library Insider

A lighter, brighter library in the works One of the things I like about doing homework in UB’s Angelos Law Center is a sun-soaked study room on a winter afternoon. It’s a great place to sit with a laptop or lunch. Students can look forward to similar spaces in the renovated Langsdale Library at 1420…

Maryland holds off Indiana in “Throwback Night” rematch

In Maryland’s first meeting with Indiana at Assembly Hall in Bloomington on Jan. 22, the Hoosiers lit up the Terrapins to the tune of 15 of 22 from three-point range on the way to an 89-70 win. Junior point guard, Yogi Farrell of the Hoosiers hit seven three-pointers on his way to a 24- point…

The Red Line – now or never

UB students will miss out unless train project stays on track A quick, new East-West passenger train option for UB students hangs in the balance as Governor Hogan agonizes whether to approve construction of the Red Line, originally set to start this year. The proposed line will run 14 miles from Woodlawn to Greektown with…

To write is to live forever—right?

Elegy for a Dead World is writing prompt wrapped up in a darkly gorgeous world of speculative fiction.   Within seconds of booting up Elegy for a Dead World, you’re controlling a lone astronaut f loating in space. You can hear the explorer’s steady breathing as you scoot around the glowing void with the help…