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when I grow up I wanna be...

So I finally after a couple of years not knowing what I really want to do or be when I grow up, I made the “big” decision on what it is I really want to do. 201 more words


The White House Walks Back Higher Education Ratings After Meeting Resistance From Schools

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama dearly wanted to get the government in the business of rating colleges and universities based on value and affordability, promising a new system by 2015. 29 more words

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The One With The Adventure

What do you do after the adventure ends?

Let me tell you guys a story. Back in 2011, a bright-eyed chubby Indian girl left her small town in suburban Philadelphia to go to college in the Midwest. 640 more words


Orientations and realizations

Xavier Institute of Communication is a 45 year old establishment known for its media courses. Located in the back end of the famous St. Xavier’s College campus, it is known for crunching two-three years of studies into 10 months.  283 more words


College:  Choosing, Applying, and Committing

Having recently graduated from high school, I have been asked–as I’m sure many other recent graduates have been–about navigating the college application process. There are many books and websites that address how to get your best SAT score, maximize your summers, and write a college essay that presents you in the right manner, but I wanted to discuss what I consider the three stages of your college application process and how to progress through each stage with the right attitude. 802 more words


Scratching the Surface

I have eczema.

I have been itching and scratching since before I can remember. Throughout my lifetime, I have had eczema on every inch of my body, and it has gotten worse as I’ve gotten older. 776 more words

I Don't Know | Thoughts on Insecurity

I’ve always been indecisive. And I don’t just mean that I can never decide what to wear in the morning. For the longest time, I have told people “I don’t know” when asked pretty much any question because I have an issue expressing what I want. 310 more words