Ruben Rodriguez

Life & Arts

They make a difference: Who is the Pep Band?

One of the most acclaimed sounds of any American college is the pep band, a tradition of brass and woodwind fanfare that accompanies...

Club Sports

Chess team gains three grandmasters

Koustav Chatterjee holds a FIDE rating of 2546 and is the No. 400 grandmaster worldwide. He was born in India and holds the...


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