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This Monday Motivator Has Designs On You!

Felicia Salden, Elon student and founder of Felicia’s Designs came home from freshman year with a concussion and no summer job or other summer plans. You may say, “Poor Felicia,” but thankfully, rather than feeling sorry for herself, she turned her free time into action and opened her Redbubble store selling her awesome designs on […]

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Joining a Sorority Changed My Life

Let’s be real here, sororities have a pretty distinct reputation. I’m talking clicking fingers, blonde girls, low GPA’s, meaningless gossip and Barbie Doll physiques (only the hottest, of course). Thanks to Hollywood, the media, in general, and possibly a little bit of truth, this image has become universal — so much so that I, the […]

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An Open Letter to You, Mom

Hi Mom, I know you’re reading this, because you are, and always were, my #1 fan. You support me in everything I do, and I just wanted to take the time today to say thank you. I’d suggest getting the tissues right about now because knowing you, you’re probably going to start crying soon. Happy […]

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A Hundred Hugs For The Holidays, by Jordan Cohen

As the oldest of three children, I had the luxury of my parents’ affections for the first two and a half years of my life. With cuddles accessible to me twenty four seven, a clever little saying became mainstream in my household; a hundred hugs a day. The birth of my brother and sister subsequently […]

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We Go Together! That Special Bond Between Roomies, by Jordan Cohen

  Thanksgiving break is over.  You’re feeling kind of sad about leaving the fam, but then, you walk in the door of your dorm room or apartment, and you break out in a big smile, when you see your roomie is there waiting for you.  Jordan Cohen shares her thoughts with us about this bond like no other: Roommates […]

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Over That Thanksgiving Turkey? Welcome to Zoodles! by Megan Graves

How do you Zoodle? It’s all happening–we’ve officially pushed cauliflower and kale to the side and now a new veggie has its time to be in the spotlight. A pasta-lover’s dream has finally arrived and it’s in the form of…zucchini! Zucchini Noodles AKA “Zoodles” and other spiralized veggies have reinvented pasta and have been sweeping […]

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Where Is Your Happiness? by Jordan Cohen, Elon University

  Happiness. That’s the end goal, right? Wrong. Why does happiness have to be the end? Can’t we be happy our whole lives? We’ve been conditioned from an early age to be on the pursuit of happiness, to make goals and achieve them, instead of paying attention to how we get there. The thing I’ve […]