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Class Reading: from Irrelevant to Interesting

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Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Does this experience sound familiar? You’re working your way through a story required for class reading [...]


Water You Saying?

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Monday, July 21st, 2014

Tonight, at a Phillies game (my first!), a girl approached me and asked if the food [...]


Pallas Athena

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Thursday, July 17th, 2014

I recently finished The Odyssey in one of my courses and was surprised (along with many [...]


Defining the “Salty Aftertaste”

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Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

I came across something pretty amusing on the back of a tube of toothpaste this weekend; [...]


The Sound of Silence

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Monday, July 14th, 2014

Growing up, my favorite method of doing my homework was sitting at the kitchen table, television [...]


Unwritten

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Friday, July 11th, 2014

The end of Spring Term coincided with the Summer Steam Sale. For anyone unfamiliar, Steam is [...]


Fancy Print Editions: Gimmick or Grandiose?

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Monday, July 7th, 2014

If you’ve browsed through Barnes & Noble within the past few years, you know that physical [...]


Awkward Intros and Writing Lessons

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Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

So I guess I should start this off with the routine message I’ve come to copying [...]


Your Secret Summer Reading

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Monday, June 30th, 2014

  Having a soft spot for children’s literature—particularly illustrated books—should not be embarrassing. Don’t tell me [...]


Tunes to Type To

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Thursday, June 5th, 2014

As I have begun to embark upon marathon paper-writing sessions, I have become cognizant of two [...]