Making meal points stretch to last the semester

When you come into a new semester, it can be confusing figuring out how to make your meal points last you the whole time. You’re given a lump sum of points and very little direction about how much you should be using them, what they really represent and where you can
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How to Instagram your dining hall food

One of the eternal struggles for college students is how to act as though you’re living large when, really, you’re just struggling to find quarters for laundry. Nowhere does this conundrum present itself so fully as in one’s Instagram feed and eating habits. You feel as though you deserve lobster
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The thought behind dining hall fruit

For those of us who lived in the dorms once upon a time, and for those of us who still do, we recall days filled with our best friends down the hall, cheesy sticks subsidised by the RAs and nights spent in the floor lounge. Most importantly, though, we remember
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Reasons why we’re counting down to break

Thanksgiving break gave us a tiny taste of what winter break will be like, and now we’re anticipating the end of finals like never before. The thought of winter break is sweeter than the pumpkin pie you had last week. Here are some winter break things we’re daydreaming about in the
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Play with your food: a scone recipe inspired by Harry Potter

We could kid ourselves and say UC Berkeley has always been our dream — that learning the earthly undertakings of modern chemistry and how to organize words in a an alluring manor truly fulfills the ongoing quest that is life. You and I, however, cannot admit to such a distortion of
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How to sculpt a swan out of a dining hall apple

Sometimes you’ll just be bored out of your brains at the dining hall. When that happens, you need an outlet for your over-creative mind. Check out how you can create a swan sculpture out of something as simple as an apple.               Contact Raymond
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How to: Get rid of extra meal points

We know it sounds crazy, but the Clog has run into quite a few people lately who have hundreds of extra meal points. Insane frugality, hatred for dining hall food, laziness — there are a million explanations for this seemingly rare phenomenon. As much as it doesn’t seem like it,
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