Change may be difficult and disheartening at points, but once you come out on the other side, you very well might realize that you’re a better person because of it.Read more
Above all else, keep working towards your goals. You won’t always succeed, but statistically speaking, you won’t always fail either.Read more
If you’re anything like me, you have you life planned for the next eighty or so years, assuming I don’t get into a street brawl at the movie theater before then. I plan what I’m going to wear tomorrow, when I’m going to get my eyebrows waxed, and how I’ll be living in Central America before I’m thirty.Read more
So I’m slowly trying to get used to the fact that my planner won’t always be on hand, that I need to put my phone down and mute it, that I don’t always need to stress out about being on time, that unplanned outings are usually the ones that are most well-spent, and that life in general has no direction, and I should just flow with it all.Read more
Do we reach our goals in order to the greater good, for our betterment, health, and safety? Or do we reach these goals, because it makes us feel better about ourselves when we manage to accomplish goals?Read more
On Friday evening, March 7, students, families, and friends gathered together in the Social Science Building to see the performance of the Hijabi Monologues.
Hanan Hashem and Jamilah Alhashidi, co-directors of the show, appeared on stage to welcome their guests, promising tears and laughter, heartbreak and hope to their audience. They did more than deliver.
Eleven stories were told, each shining out with its own unique voice. In each, the actors, students of our university, gave their all. “I practiced my lines at least three or four hours a week,” Liala Sobh, one of the performers, stated.Read more
With an open and respectful dialogue, we teach one another about issues we otherwise would never consider.Read more
“In the Eye of the Storm: The Man. The Life. The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.” aims to keep King’s dream alive, while encouraging others to follow their own dreams. Doing so is actually a large part of Harris’ life, as he mentors young men. His work shows too, as in the past year, the men he mentors have had a 100 percent retention rate, as well as 100 percent entering college and receiving scholarships.Read more
I had a bad week, and this is my sob story.Read more
Now is not forever. Life isn’t set. You are allowed to change your mind.Read more