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Finish Master's Project: Check.

If you’ve been following my blog for the last few months you’ll know that I have been diligently working on a website for the graduate program… 498 more words

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College or University? I'm so Confused

What’s the Difference Between a College and a University?

Vanderbilt University.  Harvard College.  Why aren’t they all called ‘colleges’?  Or why aren’t they all called “universities”? 288 more words

"There's a light"

“There’s a light at the end of the tunnel.” That’s what I keep hearing. What does this light refer to, though? Several things, actually. Mostly though, it varies week for week.  778 more words

Writing Blog Tour...

Welcoming all readers and writers to the Writing Process Blog Tour. It’s kind of writers’ online chain letter all about how we like to work, and I commend it especially to those of you who use your keyboard for creative stuff, whatever your style or subject. 726 more words

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Waiting to wear my Sablay

Next Saturday and Sunday, I graduate from the University of the Philippines. For the second time. There will be sunflowers lining the University Avenue. I will be wearing UP’s official academic regalia, my Sablay. 794 more words

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Everybody Wants Me

I got accepted into graduate school! Four applications sent out, four acceptances! I can’t believe it, especially after getting rejected last year. It’s just… surreal. 254 more words


Day #15: O is for Onerous

Dictionary.com defines “onerous” as “burdensome, oppressive, or troublesome; causing hardship”.

One of the most onerous burdens for many people today is overwhelming student loan debt. Quite often it seemed very reasonable to borrow the money at the time, and the repayment felt very affordable. 197 more words

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