New Year’s Resolutions

Every new year, millions of people worldwide make New Year’s Resolutions, hoping to light a positive change in their lives. Some recurring themes in the resolutions include taking a more active approach to health and fitness, improving finances, or learning…

The Importance of Volunteering

Volunteering is a voluntary act of an individual or group freely giving time and labor for community service. For some, it offers the chance to give something back to the community or make a difference to the people around them.…

Mental Health during the Holidays

The holiday season is the busiest time of the year, with many people involved with social activities, holiday shopping, and celebrating festivities with loved ones. The joy the holidays bring on may worsen stress, anxiety, and depression, especially now in…

Home for The Holidays- Pandemic Edition

Home For the Holidays With restrictions fluctuating and new information being discovered frequently, the holidays seem to have been cancelled this year. While it may have some bright sides (such as not having to help out with a huge meal…

Study Habits

It’s 3 a.m, and you still are solving the math questions. Sweat-soaked fingers turn the pages of your coursebook as your heart attempts to break out of its chest-prison. In a surprise, you check a similar dull passage multiple times…

The Importance of Volunteering

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Volunteering can come in many forms, whether as a basketball coach, a math tutor, or as a server for your local community kitchen. Whatever the activity may be, volunteers certainly contribute to humanity and society’s betterment. It has been estimated…

Small Pets as Gifts

With the holidays coming up, people are starting to think about their holiday shopping. It has been a lonely year for many, so the thought of surprising the family or children with a new pet sounds like a good idea.…

Conversion Therapy

My best friend recently came out as gay. Surprisingly, I was one of the first people he told, and that list did not include his own family. I assured him that being gay doesn’t make him any more different and…

Generosity

Oftentimes, we believe that giving to other people can reduce our own value. We believe that we are losing out on more opportunities or resources by contributing to someone else’s abundance. We often expect a reward for our generosity, which…

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

In November of each year, citizens worldwide come together to recognize and raise awareness of the various challenges of a lung cancer diagnosis. Through this awareness month, this recognition that individuals and groups have made most definitely created a difference…