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October 18, 2018

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Having grown up in a Christian home and attended a Christian school, I expected a secular workplace to be filled with persecution. But when I started […]
October 12, 2018

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Before this summer, I didn’t know it was possible to learn so much about God, myself and other people in so little time. Even as the […]
October 6, 2018

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  In 280 days, I get to marry my best friend—the man I admire more than anyone else in the world. And some people are surprised […]
October 4, 2018

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Have you ever owned something so special you considered it almost sacred? I have. Some people venerate their high school sports trophies. Others treasure an heirloom […]
September 28, 2018

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Imagine, you’ve been preparing to go on a mission trip for months and you’ve finally touched down in Chincha Alta, Peru, a region roughly two hours […]
April 27, 2018

Sports Column: Why do I like sports so much?

Why do I like sports so much? I am a grown human being who screams at the TV, argues tirelessly with less-informed trolls on Twitter, spends […]
April 27, 2018

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“Intelligence plus character—that is the goal of true education.” Martin Luther King Jr. spoke many quote-worthy words. But, this statement seems especially applicable as I find […]
April 20, 2018

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I have the privilege of being in Chorale—and I absolutely love it! But the rehearsals are challenging. It takes staying in a constant state of engagement […]
April 13, 2018

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“As she talks, her lips breathe spring roses: I was Chloris who am now called Flora.” In his Metamorphoses, this is how Ovid introduces his readers […]
April 6, 2018

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People give me weird looks when I tell them I’m a literature snob, giving them images of Kate in her happy place, surrounded by dusty old […]
March 30, 2018

Sports Column: Men’s volleyball is not that popular. What’s the solution?

Societies battle for bragging rights throughout the year through grueling sports seasons. The Turkey Bowl and basketball championship games are some of the most heavily attended […]
March 16, 2018

Sports Column: Why I am picking the Villanova Wildcats to dominate March

The week where college basketball fans around the country call in sick to work is finally here. Many college students will boycott classes and homework as […]
March 16, 2018

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Is anyone else tired of the same old school routine? I just want to experience college – the friends, the events, the freedom – without actually […]
March 9, 2018

Sports Column: March Madness Predictions

There have been boring Super Bowls, boring NBA Finals, boring World Series and boring college football playoffs. But I have never witnessed to my knowledge a […]
March 9, 2018

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Sleeping on the pavement outside the airport was not how I imagined the first night of my mission trip. Neither had I imagined that I would […]
March 2, 2018

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Thumbing through racks of T-shirts in a popular clothing store, I discovered a bunch of T-shirts with designs for a holiday coming up in about two […]
February 23, 2018

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In the past two weeks, I’ve taken two notable walks across campus, each producing a very different feeling although taken on the exact same path and […]
February 16, 2018

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“All hail the pow’r of Jesus’ Name! Let angels prostrate fall; Bring forth the royal diadem, And crown Him Lord of all! And crown him Lord […]
February 9, 2018

Is Brady still GOAT after his third Super Bowl loss?

There have been Super Bowls in the past that were disappointing, below par, or just over-all deflating. Last Sunday’s game was definitely not one of them. […]
February 9, 2018

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Some students spend their year trapped in the library like cloistered monks. I’ll admit it: some days I envy those students. I would love to spend […]