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To My Friends in Texas…

Alright, for those who may be wondering what all the hubbub is about Texas today, it relates to a law which was passed there. This law, referred to as Campus Carry. Campus Carry allows for students who have concealed carry … Continue reading

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SOS: Support Our Students

So for today, a small rant about really truly helping students as they seek to educate themselves beyond the mandated 12 years. See, I work in retention. This means I get to work with some amazing students. I get to … Continue reading

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Trouble brewing in Missouri…again

So today I am back on Missouri. This time, though, I am referring to both the state and the university. See, a state representative recently proposed a bill to take players who do not play their sport for any reason … Continue reading

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Racism Exists

If you have any doubt, look at responses from the Supreme Court today in regards to opening statements on the Fisher case, particularly Justice Scalia’s. Typically, on here I discuss systemic issues. This means larger issues that are typically hidden … Continue reading

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Our Students are…Coddled?

So my “soapbox” for today – this new disagreement with the focus of collegiate students and the focus on creating a safe environment. It has become the cry of many conservative perspectives across the nation as well as some that … Continue reading

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The Pain of Anonymity

Reading several posts about the goings on at the University of Missouri and other institutions around the US has reminded me of the terror which anonymity can strike with. That terror is why many consider the Ku Klux Klang a … Continue reading

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Challenge and Support…

So perhaps you have heard about the rather rough start to the year for Texas Tech University Fraternity Life. I recently wrote a post for our local Higher Education Student Association (HESA) about Sexual Assault in Greek Life. If you … Continue reading

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Where I Stand Today (Graduate Edition, Part IV)

Having survived year one and now with the summer rolling, I wanted to address a few details. First, the school you choose can make or break your experience. I have seen this happen first hand. Please let me begin by … Continue reading

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The List…

So I have a Running List that I simply refer to as “The List” I call it such because it includes certain movies or TV series. I used to take these movies for a few great reasons. I would take … Continue reading

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I Feel Stupid…

So I was reading this article about a guy trying to use hazing to get out of homework… First, the idea made me sick. Really? That seems acceptable? Then I made the very depressing decision to keep reading. The article … Continue reading

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