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Full of Anxieties, But I Have to Do It

In just under four days, I am off to New Jersey to spend two weeks with my mother, who hasn’t been in the best of health since her accident at Christmas. 874 more words

YOUR VOICE AS A SELF DEFENSE WEAPON

“The voice consists of sounds made by a human being using the vocal folds for talking, reading, singing, laughing, crying, screaming, etc. The human voice is specifically a part of human sound production system, in which the vocal folds (vocal cords) are the primary sound source.” -Wikipedia. 200 more words

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Bullying and Suicide Awareness (You Are Not Alone)

Last week in my cultural and diversity class we had a discussion about bullying. Almost half the class were bullied or knew someone close to them that was. 182 more words

Writing

Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai

Inside Out & Back Again is a book told in verse. The book is about a young girl named Hà who is forced to move out of Vietnam and onto a boat, then Guam, and eventually Alabama. 42 more words

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Update! Another Victory For the Bullies

There is some good news relating to my post two weeks ago, “Another Victory For the Bullies,” where a teacher was fired for standing up for a child who was being bullied. 64 more words

Asperger's Type Confusion

Some might say that I’m having an Asperger’s type moment and I wouldn’t debate you on this. My problem is that I started a series of posts teachers encouraging bullying and already, I had posted about my own experiences in regard to this and those experienced by Peter Houghton in Jodi Picoult’s novel “19 Minutes.” I have every intention to carry own with the thread and although last week’s post, “Another Victory For the Bullies” wasn’t officially part of the series, it certainly related to the thread. 643 more words

How "Riding the Yak" has effected campuses across the nation...

One of the latest and extremely popular social media applications, Yik Yak, has taken over. Since it’s release in November of 2013, it has become insanely popular among college students. 464 more words

Bullying