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The amazing 'you are nothing special' speech

“Your ceremonial costume… shapeless, uniform, one-size-fits-all.  Whether male or female, tall or short, scholar or slacker, spray-tanned prom queen or intergalactic X-Box assassin, each of you is dressed, you’ll notice, exactly the same.  946 more words

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Senior Quote

It’s that time of year where I decide my senior quote (gasp!) and submit my senior picture (gasp!) and my baby pictures (gasp!) to all of the various committees that need them for senior-y thingies. 40 more words


Math Madness (Pt.2): The Sequel

For better or worse everything nowadays has sequels: movies, video games, books you name it. This extends even to your existential condition. Yes! It may sound a bit odd but events in your life have sequels as well; that next romantic partner, the new job, that tragic event, there is continuity lacing just about everything you do even if you don’t recognize it. 425 more words


Texas high school holds early graduation ceremony for student with cancer

A special graduation ceremony was held Monday at Kilgore High School in Texas for Lynzee Ford, who is battling cancer.

The 17-year-old was diagnosed with leukemia in January, according to… 286 more words


Pick up the good vibes I'm throwing down

The semester of optimism has entered Week 8, and I’m still just as optimistic as I was on the first day. I think the reason that’s true is because for the first time in my life, I’m smiling more than I’m worrying. 1,133 more words

Maggie Lawler

Got an Interview? Time to Kill It!

So you’re close to graduating. It’s the middle of October and you’re freaking out because you’re done school in less than two months and you still don’t have a job. 475 more words

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