Ellen Asermely

Author Archive: Ellen Asermely

Ellen Asermely is a junior in the Pardee School studying International Relations. Born and raised in Rhode Island, the smallest but weirdest state, she enjoys coffee milk, the Big Blue Bug, and Awful Awfuls. In her free time, Ellen can be found by the ocean, eating anything with cheese on it, reading Harry Potter, or hugging strangers' dogs.

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Prospects for (Unfair) Peace

Prospects for (Unfair) Peace

| March 17, 2016 | 1 Comment

“What accounts for what we see and what we don’t see? And what accounts for what we look for and what we choose to avoid?”

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Dear Rachmaninoff

Dear Rachmaninoff

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

A love letter to a dead composer.

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Boston Vignettes

Boston Vignettes

| February 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Three moments in which I was completely in love with Boston.

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Extreme Ironing

Extreme Ironing

| December 8, 2015 | 4 Comments

Here’s your new favorite hobby.
You’re welcome.

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The Facebook Dichotomy

The Facebook Dichotomy

| November 23, 2015 | 5 Comments

Navigating the treacherous waters of social media in modern life.

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Leaving Damascus

Leaving Damascus

| November 20, 2015 | 3 Comments

A poem for Syria.

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A Love Letter to McCoy Stadium

A Love Letter to McCoy Stadium

| November 18, 2015 | 6 Comments

Saying goodbye to a beloved Rhode Island institution.

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First String, Second Fiddle: A Conversation on Women’s Hockey

First String, Second Fiddle: A Conversation on Women’s Hockey

| November 10, 2015 | 5 Comments

In which gender inequality gets a five-minute major

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Going Home

Going Home

| October 22, 2015 | 4 Comments

In which the author explores the difference between “place of residence” and “home.”

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