What We Do

January 23, 2015

It's that time of the year

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January 23, 2015

I remember

I had forgotten what it was like here. Being home for a month had left me distracted by the dog and my best friend and my parents and my little brother’s infectious…

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January 19, 2015

New semester's resolutions

Last semester was hard. The gravity of that statement cannot be underscored enough. It was hard in a “life-class-wow-this-is-a-serious-adult-like-issue-that-i-am-now-dealing-with…

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January 15, 2015

New you, new me, new everything

A lot happens at the beginning of the calendar year- organizing taxes, planning our summer holidays, starting our second and usually last semester of that year,…

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January 15, 2015

To fist pumping and bungee jumping: A tribute

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January 12, 2015

Happy New Calendar!

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January 9, 2015

Catching Up with Kendra Loebs '06

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January 3, 2015

Relocated

It was a tragic sight. The homes just stood helplessly as the land was transformed to ruin around them. Likewise, the village residents watched as the land they…

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December 31, 2014

My 2014 Highlights

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December 31, 2014

Who are you again?

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December 29, 2014

<3 <3

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December 19, 2014

Parting Glances

“About that, guys,” C says. We stop eating. There’s a tone in his voice not consistent with that which we’ve adopted for our persiflage. There’s also a look in his…

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December 10, 2014

A quick overview of Japan's current recession

In 2013, Japan printed out hundreds of billions of dollars in yen to buy government bonds. It was an attempt to balance the budget, and while it gave the appearance…

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December 9, 2014

New IR course for Spring 2015

US Foreign Policy in the Middle East will meet at 10-10:50 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. After briefly exploring the history of the US in the region…

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December 8, 2014

Five Ways to Make the Most of Winter Break

Another semester has flown by, and here we are on the cusp of Winter Break! Cozy up to a cup of hot cocoa and consider a few suggestions from CES on how to make…

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December 8, 2014

Reflections on Ferguson, Immigration, Social Justice Activism, and Poetry

We can’t breathe. The intersectionality…discrimination, systemic institutional racism, lack of government accountability, the silencing of history, violence, and…

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December 2, 2014

Cycle Mania

From the parking lot next to Weyerhaeuser to the shed behind the Expeditionary, from sunny afternoons in Wright Park to muddy fields in the town of Everett, U of…

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December 1, 2014

Fun Fact: Undergrad enrollment has increased 50% since 1990.

I was talking to my cousin over Thanksgiving, and the subject of “if you go back and tell your younger self anything, what would it be?” came up.

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November 26, 2014

Interview with IPE Professor Emeritus Mike Veseth

Eminent wine writer and economist Mike Veseth '72 warns that the wine world needs to combat the threat of ‘new age prohibitionists’ and authentic, interesting and…

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