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Exciting and new technologies always grab the world’s attention with the promise of improving lives. However, not all technologies can deliver on those promises in the long run. Meta Platforms’ Threads app is a perfect example of this phenomenon. Despite an initial jump in popularity, Threads ultimately failed to...

Award show season has finally dawned upon us with the Grammys, Emmys, Golden Globes and Critics Choice Awards all happening within the past month. Hundreds of awards have been given out, announced and celebrated. Unfortunately, it’s not hard to conclude that award shows were once highly anticipated and are now...

Have you recently acquired a boo and now you are worried about your plans for Valentine’s Day? This guide is made for you! If you’re in a situationship, it’s normal to be concerned about Valentine’s Day plans, and a helpful guide on how to handle the situation could be just what you need. Here are a few ways you can...

All photos by: Cindy Rivas Alfaro As assistant volleyball coach Jill Loiars and assistant tennis coach Giorgia Pozzan bike their way to the University of Houston every morning, they never would have thought that they would be able to live such intertwined lives together as coaches. “I think the coaching...

In January, there is one topic consuming every type of news outlet and social media alike: the NFL Playoffs. This takes over three full weekends with its 12 games leading up to the biggest American sporting event of the year, the Super Bowl. But like football, the playoffs themselves can be very confusing to...

A new year is often the beginning of a 2.0 version of ourselves, or like many of us like to say, “New year, new me!” As the calendar resets, we promise ourselves to foster healthier habits, give up the not-so-healthy habits and commit to all the goals we set for the rest of the year. Like a lot of people, I also...

Graphic by: Maya Palavali Imagine this: You finally settle at your desk, thinking of the fifty things your professors assigned within the past week. You mentally prepare yourself for those while wondering when to finish that one assignment from three weeks ago. Right before you start, you receive a text from your...

Graphic by: Nancy Aneke We’re only a few weeks away from welcoming 2024. A new year always calls for a fresh start and making some resolutions. These resolutions are the goals and targets for a new year that could help bring about a positive change in our lives. However, for many people, these resolutions only...

Photos by: Oscar Herrera Game Day is a nerve-racking yet exciting event for a Cougar Doll such as Jocelynn Luna. She starts the day by waking up around 8 a.m. to eat some breakfast. Then around 10 a.m., it’s time to get glammed up in her dance attire. This process takes up to an hour and a half. If call time...

Over the years, and especially recently, the Cougar men’s basketball team has been arguably the crown jewel of University of Houston sports. From winning “The Game of the Century” in 1968 to the high-flying days of “Phi Slama Jama” in the 1980s to the dominant hard-nosed Cougars dominating in Fertitta Center...