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Pedophilia – the last taboo

By Sofie Holler Thomassen   Taboos have existed throughout history and across cultures. Taboo’s function as forbidden behaviours whose perpetrators, if caught, fear the most severe […]

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Facebook and You

By Tomer Mashiah   In the last few weeks we have seen Facebook shares plummet. This is due to a loophole in 3rd party agreements, a […]

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Swedish DJ and Producer Avicii dies at 28

By Aleksa Aleksic Swedish DJ Avicii, real name Tim Bergling, died at age 28 on Friday, April 20. Avicii’s publicist released the statement: “It is with […]

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Students of McDaniel College Budapest pitch first student organized conference

By Sofie H. Thomassen   Some students at McDaniel College Budapest presented the idea of a student-led event – an idea they have entitled 2019 International […]

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McDaniel Budapest visit to Pannonhalma

By Kiev Martinez On a gray, drizzly morning, we set out to see one of the most historic sites in all of Hungary – the beautiful […]

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Susanne Sundfør brings magic in form of music to Budapest

By Sofie H. Thomassen   With one of the most powerful records of 2017, the Norwegian singer-songwriter Susanne Sundfør is touring Europe these days. On Friday […]

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EPL winter transfer window – two records and a virtuoso exchange

By Bogdan Radchenko   It would seem that January is never a good time for clubs sign new players. All teams with our exception are keen […]

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A treat for trap music lovers of Budapest: NGHTMRE’s show at Barba Negra

By Dan Bolboceanu Budapest, and Hungary in general, is one of the main hotspots for music in the summer. Sziget Festival is aimed for lovers of […]

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A Human we can be Proud of!

By Aleksa Aleksic Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla, Inc. is a man that is saving humanity’s “face” in these dark times. Dictatorship in N. Korea, […]

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Busójárás: goodbye cruel winter

By Kiev Martinez We all go through our lives waiting for the next summer – no matter what type of climate we are from. Summer is […]

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The Trouble in Syria

By Briana Gomez For the past week tensions between Israel and Iran have escalated. Normally these tensions would be some type of ‘cold war’ nuclear threats, […]

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Madách Szinhaz

By Briana Gomez Looking for entertainment in Budapest? Look no further than Madách Színház, barely a kilometer from McDaniel’s Budapest campus. This popular playhouse hosts large […]

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To rent or not to rent

By Bridget Daley An indispensable component of life is a place to call home; in Budapest, apartment prospects continue to diminish as rental prices steadily increase. […]

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The real State of the Union

By Briana Gomez   According to a poll conducted by Pennsylvania marketing firm, SSRS, the reaction to President Trump’s State of the Union Address, last Tuesday, […]

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Catching the Christmas vibe in Budapest

By Mihai Damascan Not only are families and churches getting ready for the day of Jesus’ birth, but also our environment – the towns and even […]

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday, what a deal!

By Aleksa Aleksic We were blessed by incredible discounts and cursed with terribly long queues on Friday, November 24, on what was the famous unofficial American […]

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Taking in the magical Harry Potter: Warner Bros Studio Tour

By Paula Enevoldsen Have you ever thought of visiting wonderful and wondrous film-sets? There’s a Harry Potter tour that introduces you to all the details that […]

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The truth behind the DJ Mag: Top 100 DJs polls

By Dan Bolboceanu Summer’s long gone and the countdown to the next summer festivals has started, and the cold winds and rains are upon us, with […]

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The Harvey Weinstein case breaks a societal taboo

By Marine Quesada   Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you have probably heard of the storm that’s taken Hollywood over the past few weeks. […]

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Want to eat proper food? ‘Find Food!’

By Mihai Damascan Eat? Find Food! 1078, Budapest, István utca 5. Opening hours: Mo-Fr. 8am – 6pm, Sa. 9am – 3pm The question going through our minds […]

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China’s movies step up to counter Hollywood

By Aleksa Aleksic   When it comes to action movies, Hollywood jumps or springs to mind. We may mock Bollywood’s thrill flicks and joke about Nigerian […]

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Ryanair flights continue to be cancelled amid threat of pilots unionizing

By Katrina Hier 400,000 more Ryanair passengers will be affected through March 2018, with the newest flight cancellations announced in the last week of September. This […]

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McDaniel Budapest proudly hosts the 58th Annual European Branch of the American Counseling Association Conference

By Paula Enevoldsen McDaniel Budapest had the privilege of hosting the 58th Annual European Branch of the American Counseling Association Conference on September 30 and October […]

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“It” is terrifyingly good – a spoiler free movie review

By Dan Bolboceanu The problem with horror movies nowadays, is that they mostly lack originality. All the scares in this genre are predictable and laughable at […]

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Stand-up Budapest, it’s tragicomedy time!

By Alexsa Aleksic After visiting a stand-up comedy act with an “open mic” yesterday, the performance simply left me speechless and pushed me to do a […]

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Svnseas performs at Kuplung, starring McDaniel’s Peter Kiss

By Pali Enevoldsen One of our fellow students, Peter John Kiss, a communications major at McDaniel, recently performed at Kuplung with his band Svnseas, and we […]

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Upcoming movie releases

By Bridget Daley   Summer is over and fall is upon us, and among traditional seasonal escapades such as pumpkin carving, trick or treating, and putting […]

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McDaniel at the Liszt Academy of Music

By Allison Isidore                           (Photo by Allison Isidore of Yoon Kuk Lee conducting during […]

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Hugh Hefner, the man who had heaven on earth, checks out of the Playboy Mansion

By Aleksa Aleksic   Hugh Hefner, founder of the world famous adult magazine Playboy, has died at the age of 91. He passed away peacefully in […]

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Farewell to the 2017 Graduates

By Paula Enevoldsen   When January became May and we were faced with McDaniel’s seniors graduating, we needed to remind ourselves of the elapsed road as […]

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Fun things you can do over the summer in Budapest

By Paula Enevoldsen   Staying in Budapest for the summer instead of going home? Or not having big travel plans? Getting depressed about it? Here I […]

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