BY PATRICK MAILLET
Throughout my life, my parents have raised me to look at life’s mishaps as blessings in disguise. Though this mindset is hard to appreciate when life throws an unfortunate obstacle your way, accepting the fact that things happen for a reason is truly the key to happiness.
BY KATIE STEEN
“Real Life” will finally arrive, and it will probably seem kind of shitty at first compared to your last four years. But I’m asking you to take everything you’ve learned in your college years and beyond, and apply it to Real Life — to make Real Life a better world for everyone.
BY LAUREN MCCARTHY
Though media fads are nothing new to American society, the intense vulnerability and insecurity that social networking and personal technologies induce is both alarming and troubling. Are we setting the stage for coming generations to be hypersensitive to and misunderstanding of communication, self-representation, self-indulgence and their appearance?
BY MICHAEL SCHRAMM
But the truth of the matter is, I don’t think I’m wrong, and I shouldn’t feel shame for believing I’m right. I’ve done my biblical research, and I hold my belief because it takes the Bible — Christianity’s ultimate frame — into consideration.
BY JULIA ZARINA
Memory to me is an activity, not an incidental occurrence, and I am obsessed with remembering. As someone trying to be permanent in a life that refuses to be, it is how I have always defined myself.
BY SARA MOROSI
Class of 2014 — we won’t be second-semester seniors for much longer. Soon, the whirlwind of celebrating what we’ve accomplished these four years will be over.
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