Author: Sruthi Tenkayala (Sruthi Tenkayala)

Movie Review: Old Man and the Gun

Movie Review: Old Man and the Gun

  Think of any movie with a heist you have seen; what does it involve? A plot to nab a ton of money, a suave weapon-wielding thief or con artist and some type of dramatic chase as the cherry on the top. Oh, and don’t forget the self-assured smirks and witty (or not) banter. Now,...

Career Corner: Negotiating your salary

Career Corner: Negotiating your salary

  Negotiating your salary with your new employer feels like playing a game of Minesweeper; you do not know how to avoid stepping on a mine. Will you lose the job before you even get it? Are you allowed to negotiate? Will your employer think you are greedy? The answer to all of this is...

UAB Stress Reliever

UAB Stress Reliever

Is that 3,000-word paper weighing down on you? That upcoming, tricky final stressing you out? Not to worry! Head down to the Rathskeller room on Dec. 4 for the University Activities Board (UAB) Stress Reliever event, with fun activities to help you relax. The Stress Reliever will be held in the Student Union Atrium from...

Career Corner: Curriculum Vitae

Career Corner: Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae (CV) is the Latin term for “course of life”. As opposed to a resume, which summarizes your credentials, a CV lets you go into detail about your personal, professional and academic achievements. CV’s are generally used by students with a graduate degree, PhD’s or employees with years of work experience. They are used...

ISSCM Halloween party

ISSCM Halloween party

  On Oct. 31, the Information Systems and Supply Chain Management (ISSCM) club is hosting a short Halloween party. The party will be held in the Dave Lab from 5:30-6:30 p.m. There will be pizza, music, games and a fun costume contest where the winner gets a $20 gift card. “Any kind of costume is...

Halloween recipes

Halloween recipes

  What’s Halloween without the right kind of food? If you are looking for something other than punch with gummy worms, this is the list for you! Be it sweet or savory, or creepy drinks, here are 10 recipes to spice up your Halloween. Mac O’ Lantern and Cheese Bowls Put those pumpkin-carving skills to...

Five scary book recommendations

Five scary book recommendations

What is a good way to get into the Halloween spirit? Movies do their job, but there is something about the slow build towards disaster that makes horror books just as terrifying. Sure, you cannot see anything, but detailed descriptions of crime and gore are a little hard to forget. Here are five book recommendations...

Music Review: Brockhampton, Iridescence

Music Review: Brockhampton, Iridescence

  Following their Saturation trilogy, the hip hop group of 11, formerly 12, released their fourth studio album Iridescence. It is the first in their upcoming Best Years of Our Lives trilogy. With 79,000 pure album sales, iridescence is the group’s first album to top the Billboard 200 chart. Brockhampton made a name for themselves...

Organization Spotlight: Colleges Against Cancer

Organization Spotlight: Colleges Against Cancer

  Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) is a non-profit organization focused on promoting cancer awareness amongst college students, staff and faculty. It is a collaboration of student organizations fighting against cancer, with several chapters nationwide. These organizations are aimed towards people impacted by cancer, cancer survivors and caretakers. “There are many types of cancer out there...

Netflix Review: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

Netflix Review: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

  When I first saw the trailer, I thought to myself, “there’s no way I’m watching this.” I cannot handle second-hand embarrassment and the trailer was loaded with it. Romantic comedy is not my favorite film genre either. Yet somehow, I ended up watching it. And to my pleasant surprise, I ended up enjoying it....