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News

C Spire brings technology to The Pavilion in inaugural conference

Musicians, bright minds in technology and even a few robots are converging in Oxford this Thursday for the inaugural C Spire Technology Experience. CTX, the first conference of its kind on campus, will bring three primary speakers: Michelle McKenna-Doyle, the NFL’s chief information officer; Brian Uzzi, a professor and artificial intelligence expert from Northwestern University and Randi Zuckerberg,...

Sports

Rebels fall short in 4-2 loss to Bulldogs in midweek match up

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The Ole Miss Rebels clashed with in-state rival Mississippi State Tuesday night. The Rebels, who were 0-3 against Bulldogs this season, were outmatched by the No. 7 ranked team in the country again. The 38th annual Governor’s Cup, played on neutral turf in Pearl, ended in a 4-2 defeat in a match that was characterized by late scoring. Scoreless through the fourth inning, the Rebels consistently...

Lifestyles

Rebels Against Sexual Assault hosts discussion of Netflix series ’13 Reasons Why’

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Rebels Against Sexual Assault is hosting a discussion Wednesday night about the popular Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” and its relevance to students on campus. The show explores themes of sexual assault and suicide over its 13 hour-long episodes. According to Netflix, the series tells the story of a teenage girl’s suicide through a series of tapes given to her classmates. RASA,...

Opinion

Opinion: The real-life implications of ’13 Reasons Why’

The Netflix original show “13 Reasons Why,” produced in part by Selena Gomez, quickly rose in popularity after it was added to the streaming service on March 31. If I logged onto Facebook right now, I would probably see at least 20 memes about the show within five minutes. The show follows young Clay Jensen as he explores the series of 13 tapes of Hannah Baker, Jensen’s classmate who recently...