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‘Doing their own thing’ live

It is 7:15 a.m. when University of La Verne seniors Michelle Powell and Vania Joseph enter the Arts and Communications Building. Powell’s eyes are shaded by the tint from her sunglasses: a strategic move to hide her weariness. Rustled papers and enormous notebooks fill her hands. Joseph saunters in with a cool relaxed confidence.

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Amanda Stutevoss, Editorial Director

The diagnosis is in

I have not been feeling well lately. I struggle to get out of the bed in the mornings. I fight to keep my eyes open during lectures. I have been plagued with a wicked stomach ache when I realize that I have to go to class in the mornings. I don’t think that it is […]

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Amanda Stutevoss, Editorial Director

Fear works

I am scared of the dark. I sleep with a night light; my heart races when I walk to my car at 2 a.m. alone leaving from someplace, and I am not afraid to admit that I feel safer when I have double checked the lock on my door 15 times before finally retiring into […]

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