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#YesAllWomen Says No To Rape Culture

The breaking news sign flashed across the screen. “Shooting at UCSB.” The all-too familiar photos popped up across news sites. People comforting each other, crying, putting up memorials. Police measuring...
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Being Irish

St. Paddy’s day— It’s the national day to get drunk on Guiness, wear “Kiss me I’m Irish” shirts and pinch those not wearing green. It’s a day of tacky shamrock pins, green glitter, and fake...
Stressed woman

I Just Got Laid Off. Now What?

On Nov. 1, I answered a call from my boss and 90 seconds later hung up in a daze. I had just been laid off. I’m an A-Type personality who always has a plan, a back-up and sometimes a back-up to the back-up....
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How To Give A DIY Gift

Whether you want to make a thoughtful gift or are just short on cash, DIY can be a great way to go for Christmas gifts. Now before you get the wrong idea—I'm the antithesis of a Martha Stewart or even a...
Gifts

My Favorite Go-To Gift Sites

I do all of my Christmas shopping online. I know that many people like to shop for gifts online since it’s simpler than wading through the crowded malls. But my approach is a bit different. I like to find...