spectrum: The Shaft
Special Interest Communities (SICs) have been around since the 1980s—although they were then-called “Special Interest Housing,”—and have since evolved into the current branch of fourteen houses on campus. To help you through your SIC application process, Spectrum is shining the spotlight on four SICs you should keep your eye out for by interviewing students living in or involved with them....
Even if you’ve heard of special interest communities, you may not know exactly what they are. Here’s what you need to know.
The stressful season of housing selection is finally over, but that also means you are now facing a blank slate for room décor in the fall. Scrambling on Pinterest to find the right vibe for your future room? Overwhelmed by the collection of tapestries and wall art on Society6? Spectrum’s got you covered. Whether you are going for the minimalist aesthetic, the laid-back vibe, the alternative style, or the natural organic look, we have picked out some of the staples that will spice up your dorm affordably!...