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Back to School!

Amelia Lin’s take on returning to school!!! Slowly but surely our days are getting shorter, the weather is cooling down, and every Target is stocking up on pencils, pens, and notebooks. Back to school season is upon us. Whether you’re a student, parent, or...

Being a Beginner

By:  Amelia Lin There’s nothing like the feeling of starting something new. The excitement, the not-knowing-what-to-expect, and the nervousness all make these experiences stand out in our memories. Whether it’s picking up a new hobby, finding a first job, or even just...

Minority Mental Health Month

By: Amelia Lin Every day in this country, we are surrounded by differences that can too easily divide ourselves. Whether it’s race, ethnicity, gender, or sexual orientation, diversity is one of the greatest effects of American freedom. This variety of language,...

Trusting Yourself

By: Amelia Lin Our world continues to grow more and more connected each day. Every day is a whole new wave of people, ideas, and opinions. In the midst of all this outside commotion, it’s easier than ever to question the role we play in it—what we bring to the...

It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

By: Amelia Lin Sometimes when we find ourselves in moments of conflict or hardship, a very common defense mechanism kicks in and we ignore our emotions. This could be because we’re afraid to confront the uncomfortable, afraid to add salt to the wound, or just afraid....