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Battling Cancer as a Family: Student Struggles With a Parent's Illness

Battling Cancer as a Family: Student Struggles With a Parent's Illness

Brandi-Rose Phiri

December 23, 2018

She was forlorn as she came into the room, but put on a smile as she walked up to her dad and told him to drink the glass of water she had set down. She looked at him and all she could think was “has he really lost hope?” The glass sat full of water getting warmer as the day got darker. Sadly, th...

Taking Time Off Adds Time On

Taking Time Off Adds Time On

Erika Wagoner

November 18, 2016

  I was patiently waiting in the doctor’s office to schedule the time for my upcoming surgery. I was going to get my tonsils and adenoids removed. The sooner the better, I think to myself. Now, the danger of surgery comes to mind. Then the worry of missing two weeks of school due to the surgery a...

The Story of a Sophomore with a Broken Ankle

The Story of a Sophomore with a Broken Ankle

anyayudina

December 17, 2013

The end of the first trimester was very exciting for me. A whole week of sleeping, a trip to Chicago, an amazing Thanksgiving party, crazy shopping on Black Friday and ice skating were planned for the holidays. However, all of my dreams for the next nine or ten weeks were crashed by a five-second lon...

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