Posts tagged "school"
Finding Value

Finding Value

On the first day of school, my AP European History professor, standing before us in his Star Wars collectible-filled classroom and running a hand over his spiked, frosted hair, told us to cut everything that did not have value. He called this a key to success before rambling about life for forty-five minutes in a...
Editor's Letter -- October 2016: An Education

Editor’s Letter — October 2016: An Education

From the time I was in middle school, it was made clear to me that I would attend college, there was no question about it.
Failure

Failure

There’s a speech I like listening to on YouTube: Conan O’Brien’s 2011 Dartmouth College Commencement Address. Like most commencement speakers, he talks about failures and following your dreams.