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What Planning Could Be for D.I.Y. Musicians

What Planning Could Be for D.I.Y. Musicians

| April 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Nobody likes being asked “where do you see yourself in five years,” “what do you plan on doing after college,” or any other measly excuse for a small talk opener that looks into your future.

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Apply Pressure

Apply Pressure

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

“My heart is beating, my blood circulating by an intrinsic drive, and my goals are all my own.”

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What Would Stan the Man Do? A St. Louisan reflects on Ferguson

What Would Stan the Man Do? A St. Louisan reflects on Ferguson

| October 9, 2014 | 2 Comments

“Quiet decency. That seems like the way to go. Too bad it’s part of the problem.”

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The Highs and Lows of Emotional Abuse

The Highs and Lows of Emotional Abuse

| October 7, 2014 | 2 Comments

“Even before I was old enough to legally gamble, I understood the draw of it, and how easy it would be to slip into an addiction.” (tw: abuse)

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Not All White People

Not All White People

| September 2, 2014 | 5 Comments

“White stereotypes are simply jokes made by the marginalized to cope with oppression. Stereotypes about people of color, however, result in violence, death, unemployment, and other serious consequences.”

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Napkins

Napkins

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jamie Lim writes on sharing genuine moments with strangers in this BU Culture Shock guest post.

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Kinky Hair

Kinky Hair

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jaimee McGruder writes on how hair is often so much more than hair – and her personal story that led her to realize it.

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The Insufficient Self-Sufficient

The Insufficient Self-Sufficient

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Is it possible to be self-sufficient?

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What Really Happened (and Other Musings on Studying Abroad)

What Really Happened (and Other Musings on Studying Abroad)

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Normally I would never wake up at 3:30 and hike two hours in the rain just to see some lousy birds, but I suppose there’s a first time for everything.

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