Author: Campus Contributor

A Trip to the Salon

Do you remember the good old days, sitting on the couch, TV blasting, but how suddenly the whole world would go quiet. “Could you do her hair?” my dad would say, and then time froze… I’d pack that night, I’d slip out in the wee hours of the morning, suitcase in hand ready to cross […]

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Experiences of the Winter Natural

In between teaching my friend how to body roll and my pursuit of warmth this winter, it’s been a…unique season so far. With the cold weather coming in, I’ve literally had to apply at least 4 different layers of aloe vera gel to my face a day, which is admittedly not the best moisturizer, and […]

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“The Look”

When I was growing up, I’d always imagined myself with straight hair. Actually more specifically, I imagined myself as a black Mocha Chino look-a-like. For a majority of my childhood, that was my ideal of what it meant to be cool, so every time a holiday came up, my birthday passed, or I grew tired […]

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Giving New Life to Old Clothes

“I feel like my fear of stains is ruling my life, sometimes I don’t even feel like myself anymore” “it’s just these scuff marks… Oh!…OH!!!” may be some of the thoughts which run rampant throughout your mind. Well, I can’t blame you. As a tall girl, I am constantly looking for clothes that will fit […]

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Tests, All-Nighters, Midterms, Oh My!

For many people being a good student is about being dedicated and focused, about spending hours hunched over some twenty-pound textbook trying to hammer information into your brain. But who has time for that, and moreover, who wants to sacrifice their personal life just to get an A? So here are a few ideas on […]

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The Clean-Up

Overwhelmed with school? Work? Tv sitcoms that try to seem unpredictable, but give away the entire plot in the first few episodes? Well, don’t let a messy room add to your daily frustrations. In the past, I’ve let my room get to the point where I literally would have to jump onto my bed in order […]

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Time Stops for No Fro

As a student, I’m always on the run, but one of my goals for this year is to make sure that even when in a rush, I dedicate myself to taking care of my body. So here’s to the one of the parts of my body, and likely yours, that needs some of the most […]

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