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Advice: Homeschoolers Can Get into College Too!
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Advice: Homeschoolers Can Get into College Too!

Last night, I did the impossible…or at least, what I thought was impossible. I pressed ‘submit’ on my Common Application to my choice school. After weeks of stressful essay writing and near breakdowns, I managed to apply to college. And guess what, I’m homeschooled! No counselor, no advisor – just […]

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How To: Avoid Ebola

The first laboratory-confirmed case of Ebola in America occurred in Dallas, Texas. Thomas Eric Duncan, the infected patient, was diagnosed on Sept. 30, 2014. He died eight days later. When Duncan first had several symptoms of Ebola on Sept. 24, he went to the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. None of […]

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Advice: How should a Christian celebrate Halloween?

Great question! Though, before I answer it, I would like to provide a bit of history on this holiday: Halloween was first celebrated by the Ancient Celts round the 15th century B.C. (The title of this holiday is also interchangeable with Solstice Cornucopia Day of the Dead Devils and Harvest […]

Advice: The 5 Most Common Lies About Studying
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Advice: The 5 Most Common Lies About Studying

With exams quickly approaching, you should have already started studying. But are you really studying? Procrastination and laziness run rampant toward the end of the year, and students are filled with the overpowering want of sleep. But stay strong! Here are five of the most common lies and myths about […]

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Since You Asked…Gift Giving Dilemma

What do I do if someone bought me a gift for Christmas but I forgot to get them one? Noah Smith, 8th grade Christmas is a time of joy, festivity, and, unfortunately, a lot of stress! Amid the shopping and planning and wrapping, it’s easy to forget quite a few […]