Potter prequel proves ‘fantastic’ addition to wizarding world

Originally published by the Augustana Mirror on December 8, 2016

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is not a Harry Potter movie. There’s no mention of the boy who lived, that infamous scar or those flying snitches (golden or otherwise). A passing remark concerning Albus Dumbledore is the only taste we get of Hogwarts and its magic.

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Ethical clothing brands offer alternative to fast fashion craze

Originally published by the Augustana Mirror on November 17, 2016 

Imagine the scene at stores like H&M and Forever 21 on Black Friday. Hundreds, maybe even thousands of people huddle around the entrance to the popular clothing stores waiting to find the ultimate deal on this season’s trendiest pieces of clothing.

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Augie Access builds job skills, friendships

Originally published by the Augustana Mirror on October 6, 2016 

Freshman Michael Cooper doesn’t like to get up early. Every morning from his room in Stavig Hall, he sets his alarm for 7 a.m. to make it on time for his 8 a.m. computer science class. Depending on the day, Cooper goes to two or three classes, eats lunch in the Commons and then goes to work out at the Elmen Center or spend time with friends.

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