Contributing writer

Alicia M. Chen

Latest Content

OpenBiome
Around Town

Give a Shit

Pooping is a part of life everywhere, but I get the sense that here, it’s a lifestyle.

Food and Drink

Techno-HUDS: College Dining in the Digital Age

HUDS knows when and what you're going to eat tonight.

Freshmen

The Ties that Bind: Welcoming Freshmen into House Life

For some first-year students, the transition to House life is difficult. The Houses are larger than most freshman dorms, and further from the Yard. Most importantly, they can be intimidating.

Boston Common views
Around Town

Window to the Soul: The World's Biggest Eye Contact Experiment

Gazing into the eyes of the other participants in what Facebook promised would be the World’s Biggest Eye Contact Experiment, I felt surprisingly at ease.