The Oracle

The cafe with the golden latte

Ann Leimbach, Reporter

February 21, 2018

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As it looks fairly inconspicuous from the outside, one may not expect to be in the presence of Internet royalty when they stand in front of Cafe Astoria. The little cafe got their local celebrity status due to the “24k Latte” on...

Andy Stec

February 19, 2018

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Andy Stec is studying History, Philosophy, and Political Science in his Junior Year while serving as Senior Columnist at the Oracle. He is carrying out research on Critical Theory and postwar American Labor History—and trying...

Luc(y/a) Fisk

December 7, 2017

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It’s the finals countdown

Hanna Bubser, Senior Columnist

December 7, 2017

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The first night back in my apartment after Thanksgiving break, I couldn’t fall asleep. I tossed and turned at the thought of returning to a desktop full of unfinished essays, my overbooked Google Calendar and those uncomfortabl...

Mindful streets, mindful streams

Sabrina Merritt, Reporter

November 21, 2017

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The mission is simple: let’s keep it clean! On Wednesday, Nov. 8 over 50 attendees gathered in Hamline University’s Klas Center to attend a roundtable conversation to promote clean water in the Twin Cities. The event was ...

You should be Russian to get here

Ann Leimbach, Reporter

November 21, 2017

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When I first walked in the door of The Russian Tea House I came upon a long line curving around the front and into the hallway that lead to the dining area, it would take me about an hour to get through the line after I got th...

Urban chicken family

Bree Carey, Reporter

November 21, 2017

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A quaint house sits on the corner of Pascal and Van Bueren. Its lawn is decorated with a beautiful archway, bright colors, and a Little Free Library. Of all the interesting things about this house, it attracts the curious for one...

This is Halloween, This is Halloween, everybody scream!

Elle Obermeyer

October 25, 2017

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As the leaves begin to fall and the nights get colder, students all prepare for the spookiest time of the year: Halloween. Each year Hamline goes through the tradition of preparing for Halloween. Usually this process includes a...

Voices and Echoes

Sabrina Merritt, Reporter

October 25, 2017

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The Minnesota Humanities Center (MNHUM) has a mission. Amidst excitement for changing colors and Halloween, MNHUM is devoting October to the voices of those who have served our nation. The project Veterans’ Voices uses perform...

Breath In and Nerd Out

Sabrina Merritt, Reporter

October 25, 2017

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“Nerd-maste,” declared yoga instructor Justine "JustiniYogini" Mastin. This is her closing for all of her sessions, after, of course, she asks her students to honor their inner nerd. Mastin is the owner and founder of YogaQues...

Piece of Cake

Ann Leimbach

October 25, 2017

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Walking into Nothing Bundt Cakes on a Saturday afternoon I am immediately greeted by a warm smile from a cheery employee who directs me to the plate of free samples that sits to my right. This recent addition to the Mac-Grovelan...

Pizza and puppies

Zach Dickmeyer, Reporter

October 19, 2017

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Pizza and puppies are two globally loved things, which R.A. Dan Ziebarth had in mind when designing a recent event for his residents. As a result, on October 11th, Drew Hall experienced one of its most attended events of the yea...

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