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The Undoing of a "Fairly Decent" Essay: Thoughts on Writing as an Unsettling Process

I spent a good part of today revising what was, in my mind, a fairly decent essay to begin with and because this essay was fairly decent to begin with I imagined that my revision process would be a matter of fine tuning some little details. 399 more words

Feminist Visual Culture

Indonesia Research | Sexual Violence

The Unreported Rapes of Indonesia

A recent online survey conducted jointly by support group Lentera Sindas Indonesia, Indonesian magazine Magdalene, and Change.org indicated that more than 9 out of 10 respondents who had been raped had not reported the crime to authorities. 151 more words

Crime & Violence

Day Thirty Five: 7/25/16

I came in at 9am this morning unsure what to expect of my cells. Unfortunately after a quick viability count we found them 95% dead, rendering them completely useless. 195 more words

More Fayette County

A previous post describes the great source of inspiration that Fayette County, Pennsylvania has been to me. I’ve lived in Fayette County my entire life and can’t seriously imagine living any other place. 65 more words

Research

The ~Job Search~

That’s right. Capital letters. It’s so intimidating, isn’t it? Even just typing this is giving me slight anxiety.

In this post, I’ll be talking a little bit about my post-college first job search and what I learned from it. 1,899 more words

Academics

The Difference Between Investment Speculation and Research

(Source: dollarsandsense.sg)

When it comes to investments, people usually back up their buying decision with a multitude of reasons, ranging from valuation, fundamentals, technicals, the position of the moon, and so on. 495 more words

Money Matters

Trip to Caroni Swamp

Today the whole team decided to visit Caroni swamp as a fun team outing. At first I thought it was going to be disastrous as it was pouring of rain and I had no waterproofs with me whatsoever and Trinidad rain can be pretty evil. 219 more words

Trinidad Expedition