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New Year, New Me…Or Something Like That

Well here we are friends, about a month into a new year, and a new semester is officially in full swing. I am someone proud to say that I have the unpopular opinion that I think New Year’s Resolutions are kind of pointless, especially for myself. I never seem to be able to stick to them. And let’s be real,…

A Senior’s Second Semester Resolutions

With the spring semester of the 2014-2015 academic year quickly approaching so is the realization that this really is the end. If you know anything about me it is that I have been dreading the day when I walk across the commencement stage and trudge into the real world. It is not because I do not think I can’t handle…

A Reflection on Being Open and Saying “Yes”– Most of the Time

  Whether I have done it intentionally or not, upon reflection I feel very proud of my ability to continue my new year’s resolution beyond the first week of the new year.  As you may recall reading, my new year’s resolution boiled down to just one word: “Open”.  My definition of open has been to say yes to normally intimidating activities,…

One-Word Resolutions: Setting the Tone for the New Year

A couple of months back, I read about the concept of “one-word resolutions“.  Although I’m not usually one for New Year’s Resolutions (which are often broken as quickly as they are made), spring semester is fast approaching and I don’t think it’s a bad idea to set the tone with a new outlook.  That’s exactly what a one-word resolution is:…