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Victoria Ward


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Home sweet North Carolina

Welcome Home." When I walk through the customs gate in Newark's Liberty International Airport in about two weeks, I expect to hear this standard greeting for returning travelers.


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It's all Greek to me

This Halloween, I found myself in the city that gave birth not only to democracy, but also-perhaps more importantly-to the quintessential costume for college students: the toga.


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I'm lovin' it

It is often said that at least Mussolini made the trains run on time. While this might not be entirely true, Italy's former fascist dictator managed to modernize the train system and make it a...


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La dolce vita

I don't think I've ever felt so disconnected in my life. Although Italy certainly isn't Third World-even if Naples sometimes seems like it is-most of the time I have no idea what's going on outside...


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Andiamo a Firenze!

After interning all summer in the nation's capital, it's the time of year when I'd usually be returning to school, eager to reunited with friends and resume the life of a student.


NEWS

Nifong issues apology to players

One day after North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper dismissed criminal charges against three former members of the men's lacrosse team, Durham District Attorney Mike Nifong issued an apology...


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