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St. Patrick’s Day: Remembering those who struggle

Today we celebrate the Irish presence in the United States. I think it’s important, especially this year after the plethora of international news since January, to appreciate a group of people who persevered in trying times. Similar to the Irish, … Continue reading

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Twitter-twatter

To be honest, I was anti-Twitter until two months ago. With the popularity of Facebook, I thought for sure Twitter would be a short-lived fad, similar to the Furbies from my childhood. My roommate, Erin Kelly, made a Twitter account … Continue reading

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The need to increase citizens’ knowledge of the Middle East

Posting semiweekly about Egypt has made me think about the world…and my lack of knowledge. In order to fulfill requirements for both my international affairs minor and a prerequisite to travel on the Dialogue of Civilizations trip to Egypt, this … Continue reading

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