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Fighting the Freshman 15

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Many students find it difficult to maintain or develop healthy habits during this adjustment period and end up falling victim to the “Freshman 15.” Fortunately, you can avoid this by following these tips. More »

Where We Are: Discord and the Supreme Court

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In the first week of September 2018, over 200 people were arrested for protesting the Senate confirmation hearings of Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s nominee to fill the vacancy left by Justice Anthony Kennedy’s retirement. How did we get to this plac... More »

Managing Mental Health

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GGC student, Kace Garcesa, shares his first-hand account of navigating mental health disorders and offers resources to help others find the support they need. More »

Texts and Technology

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Technology has transformed and expanded our concept of texts, but I wonder how much our notion of teaching and learning with texts has changed. How do we perceive texts and technology in the humanities classroom? More »

Back to School: How to Thrive this Semester

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It can be hard to get back into the routine of going to class, studying, spending hours in the library and acclimating to individual expectations from professors. Never fear, we have five back-to-school survival tips to help you start your semester strong! More »

Big Data, Big Problems?

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Digital data is everywhere, whether we realize it or not. Most of us at some point have released our birthday, pet name, or the name of our favorite restaurant electronically. How, where, or who has access to this data, and how it can be used, often remains a ... More »

Small Steps Toward a Healthier Earth

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With Earth Day upon us, now is a good time to think about small steps you can take to make our campus and the Earth a better place to live. Start with some small steps and add to them as you go along. Once they become habits, they become easy to do and your ef... More »