The Big Game saga and its many letdowns — as told by Twitter

The Big Game — an epic face-off between Cal and Stanfurd’s football teams — took place this weekend! The run-up to the Big Game saw campus festooned with blue and gold decorations and refrains of “Roll On You Bears” and “Beat Stanfurd” heard around campus. However, with a nonfire Bonfire Rally and
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How to handle a loud roommate

We’ve all been there. We were once freshmen living in cramped doubles or triples with roommates we were expected to tolerate for an entire year. Most of the time, this task is manageable — you restrict your mess to your portion of the room, and your roommate does the same. You
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Is Facebook losing its ‘cool’ factor?

Last week, Facebook made a $3 billion offer to buy Snapchat. Snapchat surprised the public — but it turns out the tech world wasn’t as shocked as we were. Snapchat’s 23-year-old co-founder and CEO, Evan Spiegel, managed to make a smart decision (which is shocking, considering he is a Stanfurd dropout). So, why would
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Top 8 facts you absolutely need to know about Batkid

San Francisco, or should we say Gotham City, warmed the hearts of the nation this weekend when thousands showed up to watch 5-year-old Miles experience the adventure of a lifetime. Everyone watched while he conquered the Riddler and the Penguin, saved a damsel in distress and accepted the key to
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Why we should stop hating social media

Social media is the kid we all love to hate. Sure, we were all cozy at first. That was, like, 2008. But eventually, we realized the truth: Sites such as Facebook and Google Plus are actually colossal time sinks that lead to nothing at all. Or are they? Sure, you’ll
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What not to do when running late for class

Being fashionably late is not always a good thing.We all have those days when alarm clocks have no effect, and we hit the snooze button so many times it almost breaks. But if you find yourself running late to class, don’t make it worse for yourself — avoid doing these
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