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The Love Doctor's top-ten ways to maximize your college experience

My college career is pretty much over. I am exactly two finals and one paper away from graduating and let me tell you, being so close to the end has prompted some...


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Classes only take you so far

College is supposed to be a place where you’re more than just a number. People say it’s where you become an individual and separate your past from your future. If that’s true,...


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Going outside the lines of my personality test

In high school, it was a mandatory part of career planning to take a “personality” test. My peers and I were crammed into a small computer lab equipped with bulky computers and...


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Living the college life, the theatrical way

I’ve never been at Spring Fling for more than a few hours. I never went to a Parade Day. I consider Sundays more appropriate for drinking than Fridays, because Saturday often means...


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An Orwellian proposal

ProctorU has us fearing for the future of online courses. ...


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Every character in college has a story to tell

Here it is. My two cents. My final words of wisdom. The great goodbye. Or, my favorite, “The Grand Send-off.” But all that’s a lie. I’m graduating, and this process is anything...


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The fine line between knowledge and fodder

The school year is rapidly coming to a close, and besides being increasingly excited for summer and supremely irritated at Binghamton’s inconsistent weather patterns, I’ve tried to organize the knowledge I have,...


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Looking back on college's many lessons

Today, I went to pick up my cap and gown. I almost puked. Wait, this is real? It still hasn’t set in. Graduation is two weeks away and I’m walking around campus...


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Making a difference might take a while

Binghamton is in a state of disarray. At the close of my third year, it’s been hard to pinpoint a time since August 2008 when we were in worse shape than we...


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Reflection through my peers' eyes, plus Vaughan

When my editor sent an email out to all the senior columnists to write one last column to reflect on their time in Binghamton, I didn’t know what to do. To be...