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Macchiatos and Neuroscience

‘A Rape On Campus’ as a lesson for student journalists, news consumers
2 years ago

‘A Rape On Campus’ as a lesson for student journalists, news consumers

As the UTD TV News Director, I spend a lot of time in the student media office reading other news publications, sitting in meetings about how to improve the organization …
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These are a few of my favorite things (pens)

With the exception of one of my classes, I tend to subscribe to the age-old practice that handwriting notes is much better than typing notes. Particularly when it comes to …
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Dresses and Spring Weather
2 years ago

Dresses and Spring Weather

One of the most wonderful things about spring weather is that it’s dress weather. There’s just something about wearing a cute dress and shoes that makes going to class or …
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10 types of people you find at Starbucks
2 years ago

10 types of people you find at Starbucks

Coffee shops are the social hub of society. They’re a great meeting place for for a variety of people from old friends to classmates to even awkward first dates. Here …
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Back to the basics for Lent
2 years ago

Back to the basics for Lent

One of the most obvious differences between UTD and Baylor, my alma mater, is that Baylor is a Baptist, private school while UTD is secular and public. I honestly don’t …
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10 ways to spend the snow days
2 years ago

10 ways to spend the snow days

We’re moving into day two of school closings. I don’t know what y’all did today but from the perspective of a graduate student, here are 10 things I spent today …
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Coffee: good or bad?
2 years ago

Coffee: good or bad?

“Drinking coffee could help protect your DNA from damage,” is the latest of several headlines that seem to make their way into my Facebook news feed. In true fashion, I …
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Fourteen Eighteen offers perfect mix of good coffee, relaxation
2 years ago

Fourteen Eighteen offers perfect mix of good coffee, relaxation

So a couple weeks ago, I admitted that I’m a total coffee snob. The other thing I’m a complete sucker for is a super adorable coffee shop. When I was …
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A neuroscience student’s reflection on TBIs, current research
2 years ago

A neuroscience student’s reflection on TBIs, current research

In the wake of Sunday’s Super Bowl game featuring the New England Patriots versus the Seattle Seahawks (I was rooting for the Seahawks), football is having its last bit of …
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Chemex brewing offers coffee enthusiasts a different taste
2 years ago

Chemex brewing offers coffee enthusiasts a different taste

As a journalist and graduate student, coffee is like an old friend.

It’s hard to imagine that about four years ago, I couldn’t even choke down a sugar-filled Starbucks mocha. …
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