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The frightening pumpkin tradition in Ukraine

Pumpkins are so popular in the United States of America when Halloween knocks on your door. My story will change your whole perception about pumpkins.

Save the women, not the hooters

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is starting to wind down. As we end another October full of pink sports uniforms, trash cans and yogurt lids, I think it’s important to reflect on what the movement is currently doing, and how it can improve in the future.

What does social media say about you?

A friend was assigned a research project of sorts for one of her classes. Each student was given a different name. The task was to discover as much about this person as one could from a simple Google search that would inevitably filter into an assortment of links to further the pursuit. Now who were the subjects of inquiry? Their classmates.