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I Detested the Thought of Going to a Christian School...

One of my most popular posts from this past year.  A brief collection of thoughts on my college selection.  Enjoy!

I never wanted to go to a Christian college.   752 more words

Pepperdine women's basketball player carried off Chiles Center court on stretcher

A visiting women’s basketball player fell during the Pilots West Coast Conference game against Pepperdine in the Chiles Center on Thursday night and left campus in an ambulance. 117 more words

Oregon

The Secrets of a Sacred Space

“Let the site tell you its secrets.” — Christopher Alexander

I joke that my propensity to arrive early for absolutely everything is a sickness, but in reality it is a treasured quality since it reminds me of mom and dad.   303 more words

Original Essays

Green Bay Bullfrogs (Northwoods League) Team Review

So I got so excited to do this Northwoods League series that I decided to write up a quick review of the Green Bay Bullfrogs. Normally I would do this alphabetically, but the Bullfrogs have a special place in my heart. 435 more words

#MyMile

Strava is the self-described “social network for athletes.” I accepted Brad’s invitation to join anyway. Strava challenged its users to go for a personal record (“PR” in runner lingo) in June in The Strava Mile. 268 more words

Original Essays

From Academic Probation to Doctorate: The Unlikely Story

A 1.94.

That was my GPA my first semester at Brigham Young University. That GPA enabled me to make it on a much more auspicious list than the dean’s list; academic probation. 1,175 more words

Leadership

Followed Through

Pepperdine Law’s graduation ceremony occurred last Friday at Alumni Park, and the venue is simply unbeatable — a spacious green lawn on a hillside overlooking the Pacific Ocean under the warm California sun. 329 more words

Original Essays