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Romania: historic defeat of the left in the presidential election

Center-right president Klaus Iohannis wins with 63% of the vote against Social-Democrat candidate Viorica Dancila. After three years in government, the Romanian Social Democratic Party was […]

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Be lazy and save the world

By Alfonso Majetic Listen up Americans; do you want to save the earth? Stop working then, or at least cut down. That’s what the The Center […]

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Head to buzzing Belgrade for the Museum Night

By Milica Stamenkovic Belgrade. Some see it as a city of fun, some as a city of history and culture. When it comes to vacation, Belgrade […]

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Amy Palmer on the pearl of Prague and why she’s itching to go back

By Amy Palmer Prague, is a city that has been blessed with a variety of hidden treasures. If your a traveller or even just a student […]

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Uncovering a Hungarian gem at the János Thorma exhibition in Budapest

By Milica Stamenković János Thorma’s “The painter of the Hungarian Barbizon” exhibition is running until May 12 and is definitely worth seeing! The exhibition in the Hungarian […]

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Nowruz: Iranian New Year celebrations on March 21


By Shahin Ghoreishi The New Year festivities or known to Persians as Nowruz, is one of the oldest remnants of antiquity. On March 21st, every new year […]

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Experience the Invisible World : A Visit to the Invisible Exhibition

By Nikola Djokic On Monday, February 25th a group of Students and Faculty members led by Prof. Melinda Harlov visited the Invisible Exhibition in the Millenáris […]

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“The Tree of Life” Film Review

By Mark-Antonio Zivic Just like Picasso displayed his art on a canvas, Terrence Malick showcases his on a screen. Although both men are internationally known for […]

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Road to the Oscar’s: Who are the favorites?

By Alfonso Majetic The hotly-anticipated, glitzy and glamorous as you can get spectacle of the 85th Academy Awards will happen on the February 24 but many […]

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A trip into the creative mind of cutting-edge artist Dávid Tripsánszki

Interview by Sylvia Czifra Dávid Tripsánszki, known as Tripo in the art world was born in 1988 in Budapest, Hungary. He spent his childhood in the […]

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History Brought to Life Through the Assassins Creed Series

By Kareem Korayem In the city of Acre in the 12th century, an Assassin is stalking the king of Jerusalem Conrad of Montferrat in his citadel. […]

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Good god?

  by Kareem Korayem In his book, “god is not great”, prolific writer on religion, Christopher Hitchens argues the point and explores (as the book sub […]

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How Christmas is Celebrated in Nigeria

by Abel Kayode   Christmas, can be said to be the largest celebration in the whole of Nigeria, as it is not only being celebrated by […]

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Tango Night

by ShuanDan Lin   The Tango night, which happened on 28th November, was much more fun than what I thought it would be. Before actually starting […]

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Editor’s Note: 10,000 and counting

By João Salviano Carmo The Messenger Online reached this week 10,000 views. Since March 2011 we have been visited by readers from more than 100 countries […]

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Come let’s make a Date to Tango! If you get a little tired just hesitate un poco!

By Iji O. Solomon   It’s exciting to know we will actually be having a Tango evening at McDanielCollege this Wednesday!—6:00pm, Room 220. If you’re hearing […]

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Benefits of Reading

By Abiade Zainab According to a research survey of Associated Press only 47% of young people read books and this is because the internet is taking […]

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Skyfall – The Best Bond Film in the Craig Era

By Lorinc Miklos   This is the film that James Bond fans have been waiting for since the premier of Casino Royale in 2006.   In […]

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London Trip

by Ruth Odusami London has always been a city I wanted to explore because of its richness in both historic and modern attractions. Although it was […]

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The Sad Truth about White Tigers

By: Mary Busch Three white tiger cubs that were born in July of this year have recently been unveiled at the Liberec Zoo in the Czech […]

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Summer Festival Go-To Guide

Summer Festival Go-To Guide  Since mid-March, summer has been inching closer and closer, and now that it’s finally here there is a mutual suspense in the […]

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Balaton Wine Festival hits the capital

By Nariman Alatrash   37 wine makers will be present to personally pour more than 200 special wines at the fourth Balaton wine festival in Budapestat […]

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Making art out of war

By Rahmi Umut Küçüktetik Weapons are not only a tool which many people use to destroy the lives of others, since one man in Maputo, the […]

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Huntswoman: Fashion Weeks 2012

By Hanan Shamsan As fashion weeks in the major European cities and LA have come to an end, I figured that it is an appropriate midway […]

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The Museums of Budapest

March 15 marked not only Hungarian Independence Day, a national holiday commemorating the 1848-49 war against Austrian-Habsburg rule, but also a unique opportunity to enter Hungary’s […]

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Celebrate St. Paddy’s day Budapest style

By Filip Florsic St. Patricks day is coming up next Saturday on the 17th of March and it’s certainly not avoidingBudapest. So if you like the […]

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Practical postgraduate advice and pizza with a McDaniel alumnus

By Kareem Korayem Earlier this month, the college hosted a meeting enabling students to catch up with aMcDanielCollegealumnus. Estephania Luraschi was aMcDanielCollegestudent majoring in Political Science. […]

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Movie Night: What Is A Man Without A Moustache?

Come enjoy What Is A Man Without A Moustache? with the students of SIS 2100 Gender, Fiction, and Sexuality inCentral Europe, next Monday, 7pm. On Monday, […]

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The Advent and Christmas traditions explained

By Idamina Babarinsa Advent starts four weeks before Christmas (December 25) and it goes on up until Christmas. It started in the 4th century and in […]

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Venezuela en Navidad: Alfonso Majetic celebrates Christmas Venezuelan style

By Alfonso Majetic Christmas is fast upon us and the diverse ways of celebrating this holiday around the world are fascinating. On this occasion, I want […]

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The magic of a Moldovan Christmas

By Alexander Grigorasenco For everyone from a Christian culture Christmas is a very important holiday, and there’s no exception when it comes to Moldovans.Moldovais a small […]

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A Coptic Christmas in Egypt

By Kareem Korayem ThoughEgypthas a majority Muslim population, Christmas is still a very important holiday in the country, celebrated by both Muslims and Christians. The holiday […]

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Top Models no more

By Alfonso Majetic [slideshow] The term top model or supermodel has been referring for decades to a highly paid fashion model that has a worldwide reputation […]

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