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"The world," he said, "Is not a wish granting factory." - The Fault In Our Stars.

I was vaguely aware that summer 2014 marked 5 years since I graduated from university, but it took a former classmate pointing it out on Facebook for me to realise that the 17th of July marked 5 years to the day. 1,106 more words

Everyday Life

mini bucket #1

A few things to do before graduation:

  • Get in Herty Fountain. Splish splash.
  • Go to the rock quarry.
  • Trifecta. It’s ambitious, but probably necessary.
  • Visit the Iron Horse…
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I had to represent my parents at my brothers graduation last week Saturday so I was given an ‘anko’  to sew and wear for the occasion. 39 more words

Natural Hair

Life After College - Entry #1

Well.. this week was my last week of university. I’m not quite sure yet what I have to show for it. Certainly not a degree yet–I get that in a few months at the ceremony if I’ve passed the classes. 379 more words


Here She Is!

***This was written on August 4, 2012***
***Dedicated to Rachel SuperStarr Black***

What can I say, ladies and gentlemen? Here she is!
This young lady who has grown right before my eyes. 188 more words

Bro. B.I.B.

Photos from Union University Summer Graduation

The 2013-14 academic year came to an official close July 26, as 186 students received degrees at summer commencement. We were privileged to hear from Provost Emeritus Carla D. 22 more words

Union University

Why I didn’t shake Edward Acton’s hand

by Ella Gilbert.

Originally published at Concrete.

The grad season is upon us: the time for sweaty palms, nervous, tipsy grins and synthetic wizard robes. 808 more words