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Editorial: The Redundancy of an Honors College

So, I was tooling around on some Penn State websites and stumbled across the fact that graduating students in the Penn State Honors College, Schreyer Honors College, have an average GPA of 3.81. 680 more words

Social Connections, Spread the Pandemic

In order to facilitate social activism we must take it upon ourselves to spread our ideals to the public eye. Change doesn’t happen if we sit on our own hands course. 229 more words

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Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell: What It Means When Opportunity Knocks

Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell is considered one of the top business books… and what a book…

My first reaction to Outliers and the theories Gladwell discusses in chapter 1 was one of frustration… yet I’m glad I kept reading. 884 more words

Business

Outliers: The Story of Success – by Malcolm Gladwell

“Success is a combination of ability, opportunity, time, luck, effort, family background and network.” This is would I say about this book if asked to summarize in one sentence.   424 more words

Business

Cloud Culture: Reality has become a video game [Collaborative Series 3/8]

This post is #3 in an collaborative eight part series by Brad Szollose and I about how culture shapes technology.

DO VIDEO GAMES REALLY MATTER THAT MUCH TO DIGITAL NATIVES? 930 more words

Culture

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking (Book Review)

Gladwell’s talent is for weaving together scientific research findings from fields as diverse as sociology, psychology, criminology and marketing with an anecdotal style to create new ways of looking at things for the popular reader. 1,612 more words

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Malcolm Gladwell: How I Ruined My Best Friend's Wedding

A lot of years ago I ruined a stunning friendship, and it was more than a song, which sounds like a strange point to ruin a friendship over. 37 more words

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