Evolving Technology Benefits Society

No one likes paying $120 for a textbook. I despise paying even $20 for one of Dan Brown’s novels. Luckily, I can buy The Da Vinci Code for $9 from Amazon.com, Kindle Edition. The recent surge of eBooks, iBooks, Kindle, and Nook are all examples of how...

By | January 27th, 2011|0 Comments

Keeping a Childhood Tradition Alive

I remember when I discovered that the Tooth Fairy did not exist. As I opened the door to the laundry room, I witnessed my mother hastily stuffing a one-dollar bill into a clean white envelope. I was shocked, confused, and tried to...

By | January 27th, 2011|0 Comments

Consumerism during the holiday season

Black Friday fails to save consumer dollars. It’s true, Nike and PacSun promote all-store discount sales for their already over-priced items, and spenders...

By | December 14th, 2010|0 Comments

The Danger in Freedom

I read To Kill A Mockingbird last year and noticed how much freedom Scout and Jem had for their age. They walked into and all around town on...

By | November 15th, 2010|0 Comments

Overcoming Type One

I remember the day I was informed I had developed Type 1 Juvenile Diabetes: I sat in a blue room, encircled by...

By | October 13th, 2010|0 Comments

Relax, enjoy, and recharge during the summer

Stress: the feeling that makes you want to punch an innocent freshman in the face, otherwise known as a state of mental tension resulting from...

By | September 23rd, 2010|0 Comments