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September 2019: How Re-reads, Graphic Novels, and Sibling Book Club Saved My Month  

What I Read: Death Note: Black Edition Vol. I by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata The Raven Boys (re-read) by Maggie Stiefvater Who Would Have Thought It? (school book) by María Amparo Ruiz de Burton Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up … Continue reading

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Learn the Rules to Break the Rules: Race, Immigration, and Linguistics

To start this off, I am a white, cis-female, bisexual, middle class undergraduate student. In case you didn’t notice, there’s a lot of privilege locked in those identities. The reason I feel the need to point this out is that … Continue reading

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It’s All Relative: Time in the Writing Center

While working on my writing center homework, I have recently found myself being transported back to my Physics major days. How does physics relate to the writing center, you might ask? Apparently in lots of ways. Who needs a time … Continue reading

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The Other Side: Visiting the Writing Center as a Writer

Can I be frank with you? I did not use the writing center last year. I was pretty confident in my writing abilities, and most of the classes I took were science/math-based or easy writing/lit classes. The only class that … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Perfect: Take Risks

I used to correct my family’s grammar aloud all the time. I would physically react to a “Your welcome” text, and if someone used the wrong there/their/they’re, my esteem for them lowered dramatically at least for the day. I could … Continue reading

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