Saturday, April 20, 2024


Springtime in Delaware: What to do on a college student’s budget

From soaking up the sun on the Delaware beaches to exploring some of the First State’s historic towns and landmarks, spring has sprung in “the 302,” and the state offers something for everyone. This guide has all the details on how you can enjoy the warmer weather in a distinctly Delaware way – and on a college student’s budget.

Song review: Mariah Carey joins Ariana Grande on the “yes, and?” remix

Staff Reporter Jake Harkey gives a history lesson and review on Mariah Carey uniting with Ariana Grande in the new remix of Grande’s single.

Denis Villeneuve’s movies ranked

The second installment of Denis Villeneuve’s “Dune” series recently hit theaters, raking in over $600 million globally thus far. Staff Writer Alex Lavinson digs through and ranks both the director’s mainstream hits, such as “Arrival” (2016) and “Blade Runner 2049” (2017), and pre-Hollywood ventures, such as “Polytechnique” (2009) and “Incendies” (2010).

April Horoscopes

Beware: Mercury is in retrograde this April, so horoscopes are more important than ever. Staff Writer Percy Allen III and Co-Managing Mosaic Editor Shayna Demick help the astrological signs navigate this tumultuous time.

Satire: Delusion is unfounded confidence

Advancing the plot is crucial in life, and what better way to do that than to generate somewhat outrageous delusions? With enough confidence, you can make these delusions reality. Co-Managing Mosaic Editor Shayna Demick sure did, and she’ll tell you exactly how.

Personal essay: Starting therapy: The radical act of getting help

Staff Writer Percy Allen III explores their journey with starting therapy, detailing how the process first wracked them with fear and now grounds their life in humanness.

Must-try vegan items at Trader Joe’s

If you like to eat food that is delicious, vegan and affordable, Trader Joe’s is a great place to grocery shop. Co-Managing Mosaic Editor and Trader Joe’s super-fan Shayna Demick shares all of Trader Joe’s most delicious vegan items, with hopes that you will join her as a dedicated customer.

Personal essay: I’ll never be a city girl

Staff Reporter Grace Kearns documents her experience in Melbourne, Australia, comparing the country’s gun climate with that of the United States. She also reflects on her first experience living with total freedom.

The definitive ranking of Disney Channel songs

As a self-proclaimed Disney Channel nerd, Associate Arts & Culture Editor Beth Wojciechowski ranks her top 15 Disney Channel songs.

Poem: When it rains

The beginning of springtime brings numerous rainy days. Given the recent onslaught of rain that has plagued the city of Newark (and flooded a certain someone’s shoes), Co-Managing Mosaic Editor Gaby Nieves writes a poem inspired by this gloomy weather.

Personal essay: The detriment of studying yourself

Staff Writer Percy Allen III reflects on their experiences as a queer Black scholar, revealing how the pursuit of an academic career in the studies of minority folks can be an experience that enables both enlightenment and commiseration.

Mosaic Tries Something New: Whitney Kitchen

Whitney Kitchen isn’t just for student-athletes. Executive Editor Nadya Ellerhorst joins forces with her roommate to sample this South Campus dining spot.

March horoscopes

2024 is the year of the lore, and the third month of the year is the perfect time to start advancing the plot. Co-Managing Mosaic Editor Shayna Demick and Staff Writer Percy Allen III tell the astrological signs how they can do exactly that and make the most of their March.

Previewing the 96th Academy Awards

Every year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recognizes a new batch of Oscar recipients at the Academy Awards. The 96th annual affair takes place on March 10, and Staff Writer Alex Lavinson has seen every movie nominated in above-the-line categories. In this article, he reviews his picks, predictions and thoughts on the nominations.