The cool factor

Somewhere in the world a boy will ogle at a pair of Adidas sneakers, a grown man at an iPhone, a girl at an Armani dress, and they will all wish they had it.

There’s an app for that

Many laughed when the iPhone was first released. No keypad? Apples gone mad, they said.

How to be an international

It’s your first year at UTM and it all seems confusing. Here's our first-ever guide to UTM’s resources for international students, compiled by Su Lyn Liew, our own copy editor imported directly from Malaysia.

Last chance for romance, also known as how Rich Aucoin stole...

Rich Aucoin started doing this and that, now he's getting in trouble with Dr.Seuss and having a good time.

So you wanna buy a camera?

In the market for a new camera? Medium Magazine's Photo Editor Matthew Filipowich draws out what you should buy.

9* albums for when

You just saw your crusty old professor at a bar. Quick—what do you do? Put on some music of course. Melissa Horn tells you what to listen to when.

Dinner for four

Ever needed to prepare a formal dinner and had no idea where to begin? Michael Di Leo breaks it down for you.


Whoever said "television should be educational" was onto something—all right, maybe not Jersey Shore.

Books you’ve probably never read but should

A varied reading list is vital if you want to come across great fiction or impress cute English majors. After all, you’re not going to understand the shape of world literature by reading Star Wars novels (or even by reading the Western canon).

Why we did it

What do you like? We must have asked over one hundred people that very question, and this magazine is the answer.