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Harboring the Past

Harboring the Past

“The more you are focused on time­­­­—past and future—the more you miss the Now, the most precious thing there is.”

From the T to the Farm

From the T to the Farm

Let us reminisce the season that was Fall as we move forward into our cold, seemingly unending, doom (academically, emotionally, and politically).

Popping the Personal Bubble

Popping the Personal Bubble

On touch starvation in college.

The Trap of Female Socialization

The Trap of Female Socialization

Who would I be today if I had been raised as a cisgender male? Would I even be recognizable as the same person?

Around the Area

Monet’s “Entrance to the Village of Vétheuil in Winter” at the Museum of Fine Arts

Monet’s “Entrance to the Village of Vétheuil in Winter” at the Museum of Fine Arts

In a second-floor corner of the MFA, you will find Claude Monet’s “Entrance to the Village of Vétheuil in Winter.”

Dear Boston

Dear Boston

My apology to a city I have yet to call my own.

The Mapparium: Around the World in 80 Seconds

The Mapparium: Around the World in 80 Seconds

Why the Boston Mapparium deserves a cameo on your bucket list.

The Subliminal Message Behind the Word: “Real”

The Subliminal Message Behind the Word: “Real”

Years of negative connotations packed into one word; exploring the difference between “real” and “un-real” jobs.

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| December 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

The rant I want to go on whenever someone asks, “Why can’t we all just get along?”

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| December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

The inconsistencies of a societal construct.

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A Day’s Confliction

A Day’s Confliction

| December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

I walked into Baystate Dining Hall for lunch, my mind still disturbed from what I heard in Spanish class earlier that day. We were split up into pairs, tasked with interviewing each other on a set of questions. One of the questions asked, “Have you every been judged unjustly?” The first words to pop into […]

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Harboring the Past

Harboring the Past

| December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

“The more you are focused on time­­­­—past and future—the more you miss the Now, the most precious thing there is.”

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Trump and Disability: Mockery vs. Material Harm

Trump and Disability: Mockery vs. Material Harm

| December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

A year after Trump made fun of a reporter with a disability, we’re still talking about it (and ignoring the disability community’s real concerns)

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To Fellow International Students

To Fellow International Students

| December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

A message to fellow international students, about our simple place within a complex problem.

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From the T to the Farm

From the T to the Farm

| December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Let us reminisce the season that was Fall as we move forward into our cold, seemingly unending, doom (academically, emotionally, and politically).

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