Day of the Dead: Dia de los Muertos
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Day of the Dead: Dia de los Muertos

Enjoy this story in both English and Spanish, as author, Regina Zavadzkas-Garza is fluent in both languages!   English: During the celebrations of the Day…

Carlee’s Corner
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Carlee’s Corner

With college admission season in full swing, applications seem to be all students can talk about. However, affording the costs of these schools is just…

Hurricane Season: Interview with Mr. Fawcett
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Hurricane Season: Interview with Mr. Fawcett

This year has seen several disastrous hurricanes. From Harvey to Irma to Maria, these storms have left countless communities and people severely damaged and in…

No-Shave November
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No-Shave November

I am back to reprise my role as the author of a No-Shave November piece for this Brainwash issue. If you have absolutely no idea…

Out of the Misery of Irma, the Local News Shined
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Out of the Misery of Irma, the Local News Shined

It’s scary to not be in the know. This is an ideal that’s true in the best of times, and the worst of times. But…

Radical Turkeys: How to Take Your Thanksgiving Game to the Next Level
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Radical Turkeys: How to Take Your Thanksgiving Game to the Next Level

  Hey you. Yeah, YOU! Are you tired of the usual Thanksgiving dinner? Is the same old plain, roasted turkey just not doing it for…

The Pumpkin Spice Craze
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The Pumpkin Spice Craze

Even though the seasons never truly change in Florida, and warm temperatures are upon us all year long, the fall period is in full swing….

Celebrating Women’s History Month: Art and Music
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Celebrating Women’s History Month: Art and Music

March is Women’s History Month, a time set aside to remember and celebrate all of the amazing and life-changing contributions women have made to society….

DIY: St. Patrick’s Day Crafts and Treats
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DIY: St. Patrick’s Day Crafts and Treats

  The day of luck, four leaf clovers and leprechauns is almost upon us! March 17th is St. Patrick’s Day, and whether you are Irish…

“Cat lady,” “Squad goals,” “Yas,” and More Are Now Official Words
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“Cat lady,” “Squad goals,” “Yas,” and More Are Now Official Words

In February 2017, the Oxford English Dictionary added 300 new words to its collection now recognized as official words of the English language. Here’s some…

The Beginner’s Guide to the Renaissance Faire
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The Beginner’s Guide to the Renaissance Faire

  Where is the best place to eat gigantic turkey legs, see unique and cheesy shows, and to dress up in periodic garb? Other than…

Junior Year of High School: Looking Ahead to College
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Junior Year of High School: Looking Ahead to College

Many people argue that junior year of high school is the hardest year of high school.  Juniors find themselves studying for the ACT or SAT,…

10 “Healthy” Diets… Decoded
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10 “Healthy” Diets… Decoded

With the opening of the brand new Global Wellness Center and the encouragement of good health and wellness around campus, now’s the perfect time to…

Global Wellness Center: NB Lifestyle
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Global Wellness Center: NB Lifestyle

  The global wellness center is a new facility with top of the line fitness equipment and state of the art workout rooms. But, the…

Easy New Year’s Resolutions Part 2
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Easy New Year’s Resolutions Part 2

  Ever feel bored of doing the same thing over and over again? Ever thought of a resolution, but it was too much work to…