Monthly Archives: September 2016

Brain Food: The Breakfast of Champions

Brain Food: The Breakfast of Champions Once upon a time in middle school, a friend told me that fish was "brain food." She stated with absolute certainty that the more fish we ate, the smarter we would be. At a time in life when the words of my peer were absolute truth, I forced myself…
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A MAJOR Decision: Choosing What to Study in College

A MAJOR Decision: Choosing What to Study in College It’s common knowledge that your chosen college major determines your future career, and therefore your future socioeconomic status. While you can technically head off to college without committing to a major, this severely hurts your chances of having a successful college experience and subsequent professional life. In…
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Getting Extended Time on the SAT

Getting Extended Time on the SAT While the SAT may be nerve-wracking for everyone, it can be even more anxiety-inducing for students with disabilities. It’s hard to stay calm and focus on getting correct answers when your mind is filled solely with the ticking of the clock, counting down a time limit that isn’t nearly…
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