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Study Abroad: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Study Abroad: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Studying abroad can be an incredible experience. Here is an honest, full-disclosure perspective on it.

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TERFs and “Transtrenders”: Gatekeeping in the Queer Community

TERFs and “Transtrenders”: Gatekeeping in the Queer Community

| November 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s painful to watch as people who should be standing together are instead attacking one another.

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Porchfest: Creating Community through Music

Porchfest: Creating Community through Music

| November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Community and art: two powerful forces combining in Boston.

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Complement that Compliment

Complement that Compliment

| October 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Why complimenting women is hard.

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What’s a guy to do?

What’s a guy to do?

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

What ethical responsibilities come with being a man in certain (read: sexist) situations?

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Berlin: A Study in Past and Present

Berlin: A Study in Past and Present

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Berlin has struck a difficult balance; it is not defined by its dark past, nor does it forget that past.

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Volleyball as personality incubator?

Volleyball as personality incubator?

| October 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

My new favorite unscientific and very subjective personality test.

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Home is Wearing a Google Sweatshirt and Judging You

Home is Wearing a Google Sweatshirt and Judging You

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

She has probably subsisted on stir fry, soylent, and almond milk for the past two months, and while she occasionally branches out to grilled or raw salmon, she must know its precise point of origin before risking ingestion.

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Pop Punk Renaissance

Pop Punk Renaissance

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

I still enjoy the music, but as I’ve aged I’ve been able to take a step back from the almost cult-ish nature of the fanbase.

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