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2017

08

Jan

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Brace Yourselves – Sabrina’s First Football Game

Football was never my strong suit. I could never quite follow what was happening on the field or what the referee meant when he threw up his hands. That being said, why I decided to go to a game when I was invited, I don’t really know. Football has always been an illusive sport for […]

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03

Jan

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The Value of Positivity

The era of negativity is innately over, and now we welcome positivity. It felt like this past year dragged on forever; at times it felt as though there was no light at the end of the tunnel. So, I’m going to share some simple tricks to help you be a little more positive! We all […]

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2016

28

Dec

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The Importance of “Dating” Yourself

I am not crazy; I promise. Self dates are a real thing that more people should be aware of. The idea of dating yourself is not as uncommon as you would think. Many people have reaped the benefits of taking themselves out on dates. It is important to treat yourself every once in a while. […]

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24

Dec

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Brace Yourselves: Christmas Spirit

Tis’ the season to be jolly. I have been hearing this for the past two weeks. The lurking phrase that constantly reminds me that the season to be overly merry is upon us. As someone who loves Christmas and winter in general very much, I find the phrase utterly appalling. Do not get me wrong, […]

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22

Dec

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Technology: Life Enhancing or Inhibiting? Probably Both.

Evolution is a funny thing. It can change things rapidly – or so slowly – that you don’t even realize it. Technology is a lot like evolution. It can swing one of two ways, either it can rapidly progress or it can move at turtle speeds. Cellphones fall under the category of rapid. Over the […]

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26

Nov

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Blog: Brace Yourselves

As Thanksgiving break is quickly approaching, I would like to take a moment and mention what I am most thankful for. I am thankful for all the exams I have had, not only this week, but all of next week as well. I am thankful for my family for going on vacation without me. Lastly, […]

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22

Nov

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Thanks for giving me a break… a guide to staying on campus

My family has this tradition where every year we forget the cranberry sauce. Every year since I was six years old we have forgotten to put the cranberry sauce out for people to eat. It just sits in the refrigerator till someone sees it and then it is too late. This year will be different […]

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16

Nov

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Blog: Brace Yourselves

Imagine sitting in a decent restaurant. The waitress just brought you your chicken salad and you eagerly take a bite.  People are seated all around you, chatting away. You catch a glimpse of a very cute man who is smiling at you. You smile back. The man quickly turns away in almost a ghastly manner. […]

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15

Nov

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Hope Springs Eternal

Participating in government: Most people see it as an obligation rather than a privilege. In the United States, women have fought long and hard for their right to vote, hold political offices and participate in our governmental system. Women’s suffrage took decades to conquer, but women finally received the rights they fought for. This is […]

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10

Nov

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Blog: Brace Yourselves

The next two weeks are an exciting time. Yay! I get my braces on my bottom teeth. Once this happens, it means I only have a year left with these bad boys surrounding my teeth. If I could jump for joy right now, I would. One more year and I will be free from the […]

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