All posts by Catherine Boudreau

About Catherine Boudreau

Arts & Life Editor
Year: 2013
Major: Print journalism
Hometown: East Berkshire, Vt.
  • This Is Me: A world apart, a world the same

    Jameel Abdlkader closed his notes at the end of his English class at California State University, Long Beach, and walked out until his professor stopped him. He asked if Abdlkader had time to grab a cup of...

    • Posted April 3, 2013
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  • RAVE: Hollywood’s most relatable ‘it’ girl, Jennifer Lawrence

    Everyone can relate to the semi-horrific feeling of tripping face first up a flight of crowded stairs. I have certainly had my fair share of awkward stumbles, and it almost always ends with me gathering my books...

    • Posted February 27, 2013
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  • Wallpaper selected as opener for B.o.B

    The techno-hip-hop music project, Wallpaper, will be the opener for the annual Wake the Giant concert on Saturday, April 13, snagging 48 percent of more than 600 votes casted by the student body online from Jan. 29...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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  • The Gender Gap

    It was a sunny Tuesday afternoon when Mark Gius, 48, took his kids to the nearby park. Gius hollered “be careful” as his children sprinted toward the swing set. When he looked around for the nearest bench,...

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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  • Culture Shock 1/23

    The Year of Beyonce She performed “The Star-Spangled Banner” at The Presidential Inauguration, she’s the Super Bowl XLVII halftime performer, she just launched a personal blog on Jan. 21 titled “Beyhive,” where fans can read what she’s...

    • Posted January 23, 2013
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  • This Is Me: Destined for Discipline

    Year: Junior Hometown: Jamaica, Queens Major: Interactive Digital Design Akeem Lewin took one look at his high school graduation photos, and all he could say was, “Wow.” At nearly 280 pounds, something clicked. “I was active, but...

    • Posted December 4, 2012
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  • Culture Shock

    “Amazing Race” arrest Vanessa Macias, a former contestant on the gameshow, “Amazing Race,” was arrested Oct. 26 for driving while intoxicated in Texas. According to a police report obtained by “E! News,” she was released from jail...

    • Posted October 31, 2012
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  • Friends Forever?

    Daniella Knafo and Lana* had been best friends since the beginning of high school. They knew each other inside and out, and supported one another under any circumstance. And when Knafo lost her mother, she turned to...

    • Posted October 3, 2012
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  • Gregg Michael Gillis of Girl Talk
    BREAKING: Girl Talk for SPB Fall Concert

    Mash-up and digital sampling artist, Girl Talk, is this year’s talent for the annual fall concert on Saturday, Oct. 27, as revealed by the Student Programming Board. SPB has sent out a viral announcement through social media,...

    • Posted September 21, 2012
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  • This Is Me: King of the Q

    Aaron King was the first to arrive home on an afternoon in May 2010. High school was coming to an end, and there was only one thing on his mind: getting into college. He spotted an envelope...

    • Posted September 4, 2012
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  • No cash, just credit: paying for an unpaid internship

    Over the summer I interned as a reporter with the Burlington Free Press, the local newspaper in Burlington, Vt. It was a summer filled with everything I hope to do at my first job, except one thing:...

    • Posted September 4, 2012
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  • Spring into fitness

    Spring is a time for rejuvenation and rebirth, so apply that theme to your workout routine this season and get outside. By taking advantage of the rising temperatures, your workout at the gym can go from repetitive...

    • Posted April 4, 2012
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  • Bringing foreign policy home: An immigration officer’s daughter’s own lesson

    Last semester I was excited to interview an undocumented American, or “illegal immigrant” for an assignment. I have met many immigrants throughout my life, mostly from Africa, because my father is an immigration officer for U.S. Customs...

    • Posted April 4, 2012
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  • Hitchen, Scanlon debate for VP of public relations

    The feeling of camaraderie between Heidi Hitchen and Ryan Scanlon, candidates for Vice President of Public Relations of SGA, made for more of a discussion than a debate Monday night. Though the candidates consistently supported one another,...

    • Posted April 3, 2012
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