‘Feel the Beat’ Misses the Right Note

Scrolling through Netflix yields a treasure trove of binge-worthy dance movies, some refreshing and some not so much. The vast majority of them, however, follow similar storylines revolving around a singular dancer who happens to find love while competing in a dance contest, or while performing in a musical. “Feel the Beat” checks both of [...]

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Emory to Implement Optional Standardized Test Policy for Class of 2025

The University has joined a number of other universities including Harvard (Mass.), Columbia (N.Y.) and Rice (Texas), in transitioning to a test-optional admissions cycle for the 2020-21 academic year.  The new policy, which will apply to the Class of 2025, highlights three key points: submitting standardized test scores will be completely optional, students will not [...]

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Iconic Spring Break Getaways Across 6 States

Tiny flower buds blooming on tree branches, the crisp, fresh smell of dewy grass, the spring in students’ steps as they slowly conquer exam after exam — these are the hallmarks that spring break is approaching. As you finalize your plans, whether they include going home for some well-deserved relaxation and rejuvenation with friends and [...]

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Onward and Upward: A Conversation With Pixar’s Kelsey Mann

In Disney and Pixar’s “Onward,” brothers Ian and Barley (voiced by Tom Holland and Chris Pratt) are given a gift that allows them to conjure their dad—half of him, anyway—for one magical day. Their subsequent quest to conjure the rest of him is filled with magic, impossible obstacles and some unforgettable moments. Directed by Dan [...]

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