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GENEROUS LIVING

Seen on a billboard: “Live generously and life will reward you royally.” I don’t know what it had to do with the well-known brand of liquor it was advertising but I liked the slogan. 402 more words

Surfing the Waves of Emerging Adulthood

People often refer to stereo when talking about sound and music, but not so often about sight.  Stereopsis is the enhancement of sight by using two eyes.  1,270 more words

Books

Divided By Faith (Emerson & Smith)

Michael O. Emerson & Christian Smith, Divided By Faith: Evangelical Religion and the Problem of Race in America

New York: Oxford University Press, 2001

This post was written by my friend, Jared Poole. 1,871 more words

Culture

What is a Person?

“What is a person? By ‘person’ I mean the particular kind of being that under the proper conditions is capable of developing into (or has developed into) a conscious, reflexive, embodied, self-transcending center of subjective experience, durable identity, moral commitment, and social communication who–as the efficient cause of his or her responsible actions and interactions–exercises complex capacities for agency and intersubjectivity in order to develop and sustain his or her own incommunicable self in loving relationships with other personal selves an with the nonpersonal world.” -Christian Smith

No. 1 Notre Dame wins game played across 2 venues

HOUSTON — Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw said she would do just about anything for junior forward Brianna Turner.

That includes playing one of the strangest and longest games in college basketball in what was a homecoming for the Irish’s All-America star. 1,055 more words

Bracket Hub

Parkway's Rogers continues to lead state in passing

Parkway junior quarterback Justin Rogers continues to lead the state in passing yards with 2, 437. Rogers has connected on 144 of 219 passes and has 22 touchdowns. 1,608 more words

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