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About Christina Marfice (28 Articles)
Christina Marfice is the features editor for The Arbiter. She is also a freelance feature writer for Boise Weekly. She is a grammar snob and loves reading good books. Follow her on twitter @ChristinaMarf

Subsidized Stafford Loans

Feb 25, 2013 // 2 Comments

Fact check: Do you know what kind of student loans you have? If you’re like many Boise State students, you might have some vague ideas but aren’t sure of the specifics. ...

Federal student loans: Q&A

Feb 11, 2013 // 2 Comments

This month, The Arbiter is getting all the deets on student loans. Comment on this article, post on our facebook, or tweet us your questions about your financial aid, and ...

[No] snow day!

Jan 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

The first day of the year rang in more than resolutions this year–with the new year came some of Boise’s coldest temperatures so far this winter. Just how c-c-cold ...

Final word from the editorial staff

Dec 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

Semesters go by pretty quickly, don’t they? In the proverbial blink of an eye, December is here and finds us scrambling to finish projects and papers, to study for finals ...

Best of Fall Semester ’12

Dec 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

As the semester draws to a close, let’s take a look back at some of the top stories from the last five months:   1. Religious preacher tackled on campus: 2,080 page ...

Will e-books ruin literature for students?

Dec 10, 2012 // 0 Comments

When one of my classes required that I read several classic novels, it seemed to be a perfect opportunity to take my new Kindle for a spin. Not only were the e-book versions ...

In four more years

Nov 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

In the context of a college education, four years is an eternity. In terms of a presidency, it passes in the blink of an eye. Last week, Barack Obama won the presidency and, ...
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