MetizaBeing known as the "girl with no friends" wasn't my favorite part about having made a video that went "viral” but you take what you can get.
About a year ago, as a college freshman at Cornell, I ...Continue reading
MetizaSettling into your dorm in college or even starting high school, there are a few must have skills. Laundry is definitely one of them. Did you know it's not a great idea to shove all of your clothes...Continue reading
MetizaA necessary first step that comes with a new living situation is establishing a roommate agreement. Whether you’re moving in with your best friends or complete strangers, it’s impossible to know w...Continue reading
MetizaPacking and shopping for college dorm room “stuff” is probably the first and possibly the most exciting thing you’ll get to do until you actually arrive on campus in the fall. My dorm room was m...Continue reading
MetizaJust because it's almost summer–with the days slower and warm nights longer–it doesn't mean our anxiety has quelled. Even with the euphoric experiences that come with outdoor excursions, our brain...Continue reading
MetizaIn her late twenties, Angela Duckworth left her demanding position as a management consultant to teach math to seventh graders. After several years teaching, she’d observed that effort was tremendou...Continue reading
MetizaA personal favorite mind… is the collective mind behind Freakonomics. The book “Freakonomics” changed my life as a teen, and helped shape my decision to major in sociology. If you haven’t read...Continue reading
MetizaWe may want to learn all we can about the tragedy to stay current, to feel connected, and to try to make sense of the loss of life. But for some survivors of sexual violence, the pervasive coverage o...Continue reading
MetizaWe all have things we wish we'd known when we were younger. Denise Bidot is a model who you’ve probably seen in ads for Levi’s, Nordstrom, and Forever 21. But she’s also an activist who’s usi...Continue reading
MetizaWe're determined to get more creative in 2018! *Putting down our phones and grabbing some knitting needles.* It's time to dive into a long loved skill that's come back with a vengeance. Don't buy that...Continue reading
MetizaOne of the challenges people have with planning: whatever’s urgent requires our focus and capabilities to get done ASAP—no planning required. If something’s burning, you don’t need to pull out...Continue reading
MetizaYou’re waking up, or you’re on the bus, or you’re in class, or maybe you’re with friends. Your phone is in your hand and you’re scrolling. You see dozens of photos and faces per minute. You...Continue reading
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