Wednesday, September 19





A sizable portion of the student population is lactase non-persistent. People without noticeable symptoms may not even consider themselves lactose intolerant, though. (visualhunt.com)

The Quad: ‘Lactose intolerance’ is scamming us all

If you regularly pay 50 cents for soy or almond milk at Kerckhoff Coffee House to avoid the discomfort of consuming dairy products, you are not alone. Read more...

Photo: A sizable portion of the student population is lactase non-persistent. People without noticeable symptoms may not even consider themselves lactose intolerant, though. (visualhunt.com)

A sizable portion of the student population is lactase non-persistent. People without noticeable symptoms may not even consider themselves lactose intolerant, though. (visualhunt.com)

"Life hack" articles are a genre unto itself. (Google Images)

College ‘life hacks,’ tested

As students, it is almost a given that we find innovative new ways of making our lives more manageable. However, as easy and useful as these “hacks” may seem on Pinterest or Buzzfeed, where they seem to grow exponentially, reality doesn’t always match up. Read more...

Photo: "Life hack" articles are a genre unto itself. (Google Images)

"Life hack" articles are a genre unto itself. (Google Images)

Kale, the much-ridiculed vegetable, is somewhat of a symbol of veganism. (Creative Commons photo via Visualhunt.com)

My weeklong vegan experiment on the Hill

With diets that frequently come and go, we are inundated with a plethora of constantly changing and often conflicting information on what to eat and what not to eat. Read more...

Photo: Kale, the much-ridiculed vegetable, is somewhat of a symbol of veganism. (Creative Commons photo via Visualhunt.com)

Kale, the much-ridiculed vegetable, is somewhat of a symbol of veganism. (Creative Commons photo via Visualhunt.com)