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Serving the campus of the University of Alabama since 1894

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Firsts | Episode 1

Firsts | Episode 1

January 25, 2023

Are you ready to hear some real talk about the college experience? The Crimson White’s culture desk would like to introduce you to the very first episode of “Firsts,” presented by culture desk contributors...

Culture Pick: Must watch sequels from fall 2022 

Culture Pick: Must watch sequels from fall 2022 

January 22, 2023

In the throes of winter, the time has arrived to reflect on aspects of the fall season. From “Halloween” to “Enchanted,” several sequels came out last year. The culture desk has compiled their...

Culture Pick: Meghan Markle and her treatment by the tabloids

Culture Pick: Meghan Markle and her treatment by the tabloids

January 18, 2023

From the placement of her hands to where she decides to spend the holidays, Meghan Markle has had a hard time finding favor with the tabloids and social media since the day she decided to marry Prince...

Everything you need to know about bike safety, accessibility and theft protection

Everything you need to know about bike safety, accessibility and theft protection

November 27, 2022

For students with classes that are far apart from each other, bikes are a great way to get to class faster. Owning a bike can allow students to save money by being able to get around the University without...

Wrist it with Felicia inspires women and people of color to pursue their dreams

Wrist it with Felicia inspires women and people of color to pursue their dreams

October 26, 2022

Felicia Jones shows the true definition of living out the American Dream through her jewelry business, Wrist It with Felicia: the Tuscaloosa River Market’s newest jewelry vendor.  Jones started Wrist...

Culture Pick: What the Culture Desk is wearing on Halloween

Culture Pick: What the Culture Desk is wearing on Halloween

October 23, 2022

With October more than halfway over, the lingering question in people’s mind is what to dress up as for Halloween.   Some people decide to take Halloween as the one night out of the year to really...

Review: “Gloria” begins conversations on ambition and corporate America

Review: “Gloria” begins conversations on ambition and corporate America

September 27, 2022

“Gloria,” a production by the University of Alabama Department of Theatre and Dance, is a dramatic comedy that looks at ambition and what people are willing to do to climb the corporate ladder. The...

A guide to thrifting in Tuscaloosa 

A guide to thrifting in Tuscaloosa 

September 21, 2022

Recently, thrifting has become trendy on social media. All over TikTok and Instagram, influencers are posting about how thrifting is a more sustainable, environmentally friendly alternative to buying from...

Three individuals stand silhouetted in front of a Pat Snow art piece

“Pat Snow: You Will Never Read My Poetry” explores art and humor

September 7, 2022

Artist Pat Snow’s exhibition, “Pat Snow: You Will Never Read My Poetry,” officially opened Aug. 5 at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center and will be open through Sept. 28.  Snow’s art...

Culture Pick: Reese’s Book Club seeks to create “lovers of story” 

Culture Pick: Reese’s Book Club seeks to create “lovers of story” 

August 24, 2022

Reese Witherspoon is a woman of many talents, and acting is only one of them. In July 2017, Witherspoon started a book club for her and her fans called Reese’s Book Club.  The book club is active...

Culture Pick: Taylor Jenkins Reid is a great way to get into historical fiction

Culture Pick: Taylor Jenkins Reid is a great way to get into historical fiction

August 21, 2022

If you’ve recently tried to branch out in reading historical fiction, chances are you have heard of Taylor Jenkins Reid.  Reid is a New York Times best-selling author based in Los Angeles with stories...

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Culture Pick – “The Summer I Turned Pretty” is everything one would want and more

July 13, 2022

On June 17, the world turned on Amazon Prime Video to watch the newest summer romance, “The Summer I Turned Pretty.”  “The Summer I Turned Pretty” is a new series based on a trilogy with the...

Culture Pick - Romantic Comedies aren’t going anywhere

Culture Pick – Romantic Comedies aren’t going anywhere

July 6, 2022

When most people think about classic 1980s and 1990s romantic comedies, or “rom coms,” they might think nostalgically of idealized tropes such as love at first sight and happily ever afters. However,...

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