Kayla Nguyen

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Kayla is a Senior studying Biological Anthropology and Arabic. She is from a small town in Wisconsin--her inspiration for coming to Boston.
When she's not writing blog articles, she enjoys cooking, watching movies with giant bowls of popcorn, and considering going to the gym.

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The Struggle of Being a Woman: What’s Not Being Said

The Struggle of Being a Woman: What’s Not Being Said

| August 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

We need to start recognizing that it’s okay for a woman to say something negative on fashion without it necessitating an “insider’s look” at a woman’s self esteem.

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Ways to Procrastinate on Homework and Feel Good About It

Ways to Procrastinate on Homework and Feel Good About It

| March 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Trying to avoid doing homework or some other unsavory task? Check out this list of ways to waste time and still feel good about it.

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Yeah, You’re a Senior. So What?

Yeah, You’re a Senior. So What?

| March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yeah, you’re ready to leave…so what? If you leave without trying you are as hypocritical as everyone else—pushing for change and not wanting to put in the work.

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Goodbye, 20

Goodbye, 20

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

What did I do in my 19th year? 18th year? 16th year? What did I do that I was proud of? Embarrassed from? Learned from? I couldn’t tell you. And that is why birthdays are important.

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Puppies, Children, and Social Inequity

Puppies, Children, and Social Inequity

| February 4, 2016 | 1 Comment

But it isn’t just about race. This is about the enculturation of standards. This is about a mindset.

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Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

I started thinking. Would it be so bad if I had to stay in Boston for the spring?

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A Healthy New Year

A Healthy New Year

| December 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

This year you are going to fulfill your New Year’s resolution and it is going to be awesome. But then life happens. It is my strong belief that setting unrealistic goals like isn’t healthy for you—mentally, emotionally, and physically.

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The Power of Saying “Good Morning”

The Power of Saying “Good Morning”

| December 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saying “Good morning” and showing courtesy towards others doesn’t mean anything unless you really feel it. Showing kindness and care isn’t just something lacking among many educators, it’s lacking among people. We always hear things about people being too busy to stop and appreciate what is around them, especially us millennials.

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My Favorite Color is Orange

My Favorite Color is Orange

| December 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The color orange makes me feel warm and electrified all at the same time.

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