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That Time I Took a Chance On Me

Confidence. Honestly, what the heck does that word mean? We always talk about, and strive to have it, but what is “it?” If you look up the definition, you come across a description stating it is, “A feeling of trust in one’s abilities, qualities, and judgment.” So, how do we gain this confidence? Honestly, I’m not […]

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Finding Your Freshman Year Roommate by Megan Graves

Early Decision and Early Action are out or on their way.  Facebook groups, meet ups and other fun but stress inducing events involving the strangers with whom you will be spending the next four years won’t be far behind.  Over the coming months, we’ll be offering some advice on how to navigate this part of […]

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Alone But Not Lonely by Jordan Cohen, SFTL Contributing Writer

It’s okay to be alone. It is okay to take some time for yourself and just catch your breath. “Aloneness” has this negative connotation because no one wants to be alone. However, it can be quite refreshing. Do not run from it, embrace it. People tend to think that being alone equals loneliness, when, in […]

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Birkenstock or Birken-not, by Megan Graves, SFTL Contributing Writer

Today, our society faces such a dwelling debate: to Birkenstock, or not? More and more each day, birks are resurfacing and appearing on the feet of many celebrities and comfort-loving people. Made in Germany, these shoes may seem ugly, but they are literally pillows on your feet. After about a week, they perfectly contour the […]