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Welcome to week three of my music blog! I hope everyone is having a good week so far (and I hope everyone is also excited to hear about new music releases this week). There are not as many new music releases this week, but still some fun and interesting albums. …

Your Everyday Philosopher: (providing sound philosophical suggestions to help you survive and thrive during your college years) “One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.” – Plato How I view this quote is that the Greek Philosopher Plato …

Hello music peeps, I am back at it again with a new blog. There have been quite a few new album releases over the past week which I’m super excited to share with you. I’m also excited to be sharing a new playlist with you – yaaaaay. First off, girl …

“Since there is nothing so well worth having as “close” friends, never lose a chance to make them.” –Francesco Guicciardini Week 9: After four years of making some of the best friends of my life at Carthage, I cannot help but to reflect upon how happy I am with who …

Background: I am not a flexible, graceful or relaxed person. Most of this is because I have scoliosis and underwent spinal fusion surgery a little over seven years ago. This means that I have two titanium rods in my back (no, I do not set off metal detectors at the …

In the midst of long hours of studying (and procrastinating on Netflix), it’s important for us to make the time to take care of our bodies. After all, we need healthy bodies in order to stay focused in class and perform at our best. The stress never ends, but neither …

“Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.” –Golda Meir Week 8: There are seven more weeks of my last full-time semester as …

Your Everyday Philosopher: (Providing sound philosophical suggestions to help you survive and thrive during your college years) “Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.” – Sun Tzu How I view this quote is that the Chinese …

Background: I, like many others, have a hard time falling asleep some nights. I’d say at least once a week, I lie in my bed staring at the ceiling for hours. It doesn’t matter how early I woke up that morning or how tired I am at the end of …

A major concern many college students have is eating habits. Some studies show that many college students tend to gain weight while living on a college campus. A recent study found that “1 of 4 study participants ended up gaining an average of 10 pounds during their first semester” (Department …