Tag: Respect

The View from Downstairs

The View from Downstairs

| May 2, 2017 | 1 Comment

But this isn’t what people picture when they think of ambition, is it? I think they picture someone climbing Mt. Everest, or a man in a suit looking out the window of a high rise — thinking not of his view, but of the view from the office above him.

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What You’re Really Saying

What You’re Really Saying

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

“I thought that being called caring and patient diminished my professionalism; now I realize that it diminishes my students. That’s far more serious.” —Susan Unok Marks

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Only

Only

| March 28, 2013 | 7 Comments

I think the best essay that I wrote in high school was about my mother. I talked about how she wanted to teach English, but it was the 70′s, feminism was really coming to the foreground, and her own teachers thought she shouldn’t waste her potential when she could do so much more with her […]

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The Name Game

The Name Game

| March 12, 2013 | 7 Comments

Would that which we call a rose, by any other name really smell as sweet?

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Girl Talk/Boy Talk

Girl Talk/Boy Talk

| February 23, 2012

Damn, this post is hot. I mean, it’s more than just that, like, it has a great personality! I swear I’m not trying to offend anybody.

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“HAPPY HOLIDAYS”

“HAPPY HOLIDAYS”

| December 27, 2011

A plea against presumption.

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Mugar Library Etiquette

Mugar Library Etiquette

| December 13, 2011

Allyson is currently attempting to write a paper in Mugar Memorial Library and getting distracted by all the horrifying breaches of proper university library etiquette; therefore, she humbly offers her first-ever list post to the readers of Culture Shock.

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BITE ME

BITE ME

| August 5, 2011

But not actually, please.

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WHY DO Y’ALL HATE COUNTRY MUSIC SO MUCH?

WHY DO Y’ALL HATE COUNTRY MUSIC SO MUCH?

| June 21, 2011

Making a case for Twang.

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