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What’s up with that

What’s up with that

Sarah Sommer, Features Editor

June 3, 2015

Prom dances with ridiculousness, flirts with absurdity   According to a survey done by Visa, the average Northeastern prom-goer spends $1,104 on each dance. With that kind of money, you could spend a sun-kissed long weekend on the beach in Florida. With that kind of money, you could buy 25...

Dances exaggerate gender differences

Dances exaggerate gender differences

Grace McCarthy and Margaux MacColl

March 28, 2014

The vibrant flames of candles flicker in a crisp breeze that rushes off the dark ocean. The waves embrace the shore and slink away, almost, but not quite, touching a marking in the sand. Sprawled across the shore, awaiting a certain girl, reads, “Junior Prom?” “I remember feeling excited,” Julia Woods ’14 said with a...

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