The Mirador

A Day in the Life of a College Student

Evan McClure, Staff Writer

April 6, 2015

When Spring Break started last week, I was afforded the opportunity to see my older brother in college for a few days. I visited Linfield College, a small school of about 1,500 undergraduates, in McMinnville, Oregon. When my older brother and I first arrived on the campus, most of the students were still on their break, so it was really quiet in the...

Outside Lands 2015 Preview

Outside Lands 2015 Preview

March 27, 2015

On Tuesday, the 2015 Outside Lands music festival lineup was announced. Top performers include Elton John, The Black Keys, Mumford...

Jake Bugg: This Generation's Prodigal Troubador

Jake Bugg: This Generation’s Prodigal Troubador

February 10, 2015

Smoothly transitioning from the serene Bob Dylanesque melody of his song “Country Song” to the aggressively bluesy tune “Slumville...

The collage made while at Outside Lands.

The Problem with Black Floppy Hats

January 29, 2015

Last summer, I had the fortunate experience of going to Outside Lands music festival in San Francisco with a couple friends. We...


How to Spend Your Holiday Money

January 27, 2015

What do you plan to do with all that cash that rolled in from your loving family during the holidays? If you are having trouble...

Meg and El’s Terrible No Good Very Bad day

October 21, 2014

It was a tuesday afternoon, two days before Meghan’s 17th birthday. By 2:00, she had gotten 54% on her Physics test, had diarrhea...

Cartier LOVE bracelet

How To Spend Your Money

October 15, 2014

If there's one way to drain your trust fund in a snap, it's glimmering, glistening jewelry. Take Cartier, for example. The ic...

Ode to Theo

Ode to Theo

September 29, 2014

Spend all thy time with thy precious kitty cat, Including thine weekend evenings ritually.   Treat thy kitty as...

The Most Important Songs of 2014

The Most Important Songs of 2014

September 22, 2014

There have been a lack of pro-feminist and body positivity in the media. It seems to be somewhat of a taboo topic for an unknown...

Social Situations: The Great Perhaps

Social Situations: The Great Perhaps

May 23, 2014

I recently read the book Looking for Alaska by John Green. As your average over-stressed and over-scheduled teenager, prior to rea...

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