How To Craft Complex Images in Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator is typically used in logo creation, but the benefits of doing things in vector graphics and not raster graphics extends beyond logos. For the advanced, doing your art this way will help cut down on file size for your next killer mobile app, or if you’re a beginner you can learn the ropes of what defines creating artwork in this program.

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Super Fans in Fitchburg

Super Fans in Fitchburg

BY CHRIS GERARDI

Within Fitchburg, especially near the campus, there is one place that has been there for students when it comes to their late-night food needs. Superfans, which is located across the University, looks like just a hole in the wall, for about five years now. But looks can always be deceiving. The employees work until the early morning hours.

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How to beat the flu (when you aren’t sure what to do):

How to beat the flu (when you aren’t sure what to do):

BY HEATHER GURECKI

Over the weekend I woke up with a cough: the kind you know is going to get worse before it gets better. I knew I was about to embark on a harrowing journey. It wasn’t until the next day I had full-fledged influenza: chills, dehydration, fever, loss of appetite, body aches and sweating. I was couch-ridden, sweating through my clothes trying to sit or lay in any position to relieve discomfort, but to no avail.

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The Making of a Better World

The Making of a Better World

BY HEATHER GURECKI

It’s the middle of the night here in Fitchburg and it has just stopped raining. I crawled into bed and cracked the window next to me for some fresh air. I can still hear the last of the water falling off roofs and trees until it soaks into the ground. It acts almost like a beat, the rhythm of a song, and the drunkards wandering back home are yelling and shouting the chorus.

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