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Guest Post: On Building A Portfolio

By Thom Glick

The portfolio is how artists share their work, their skills, their strengths, their weaknesses, their goals, their fears and, of course, themselves. 1,866 more words

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High school student pulled from Eastglen Pool, taken to hospital

EDMONTON — A 16-year-old student is recovering in hospital after being pulled out of the pool at Eastglen Leisure Centre Wednesday afternoon.

Jason Darrah with the City of Edmonton says the girl was recovered from the pool by lifeguards around 2:40 p.m.  124 more words


Md. High School Student Diagnosed With Tuberculosis

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Someone at a Prince George’s County high school has tested positive for tuberculosis.

Officials at Potomac High School in Oxon Hill sent a letter to parents Monday about the diagnosis. 91 more words


What I Need To Stop Doing

I need to stop being a perfectionist.

Perfecting projects is a serious time-consumer, mood-killer, and joy-sucker.

Although I’m still in high school, if you asked me what I would have done differently as a teenager, hands down I would say: 9 more words

Personal Reflection


Good morning beautiful people!
It’s currently 8:30 am right now.  I had a great night of sleeping and Netflix yesterday (much needed).  Today is going to be a busy day… First I am going to the gym to get my blood flowing and a good sweat on *score* but after that I am cheering at a football game from 3-6 most likely, coming home to eat, and then going out with my friends tonight.  34 more words

Motivating an Unmotivated Student (Smart College Visit)

One of my friends recently asked me for some tips on motivating an unmotivated student. Honestly, it’s a question I asked myself years ago when my son was an average student and not making any attempt to focus on college goals.

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College Planning

Police: Shots fired at Ky. school, 1 student hurt

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A high school student was injured and one person was being sought after a shooting at a high school in southern Louisville, police said Tuesday. 428 more words

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