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Are you Sick?

Are you sick of seeing me write posts like this? Wonderful! I am sick and tired of writing them. But #AltonSterling and #PhilandoCastile both deserve to have their names heard. They do. Just like Mike Brown, Tamir Rice, Eric Garner, … Continue reading

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We

Before I begin, do not read this unless you have started somewhere else. So in my office, I have a poster of President Obama’s speech in Selma Alabama for the 50th Anniversary of the March on Montgomery. This particular passage … Continue reading

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I bet you can guess

If you have ever read my blog and you have been on facebook or twitter today, I am willing to bet you can guess what today’s topic is. If you guessed anywhere near “Stanford Swimmer” and “Rapist” you are dead … Continue reading

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The Question I Ask…

Ok, So I write on a blog. I spend a lot of time writing on here about a variety of things. My last post may have suggested to you what two of those particular topics are. And I am here … Continue reading

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Social Justice and FSL

For those who have perused my blog, you may have noticed two particular themes which seem to appear time and again: Social Justice and Fraternity and Sorority Life. These are two areas that have become rather important to me personally. … Continue reading

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Just Another day, Just Another Shooting (Why?)

Today’s post is about a tragedy that has been ravaging our nation. Yesterday, in San Bernardino, CA, 14 people were killed in yet another mass shooting.we are 336 days into the 2015 year, yet we have seen 355 mass shootings … Continue reading

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The phrases we use…

There are certain phrases we use in the English language. These phrases are nice. They sound sweet and make things easy for us. They simplify life. They allow us to live our lives. There are certain phrases we use in … Continue reading

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Random Thought thanks to my thesis advisor

So I had a meeting with my thesis advisor today. We were talking about, go figure, my thesis. My topic, for those who don’t know, is racial diversity awareness within the Interfraternity Council at a large southern school. IFC communities … Continue reading

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After I posted about the satirical article in my “Take Some Time…” post, this story came about on Huffington post. Student Government was working on legislation to require the integration of white sororities. This particular topic is of certain interest … Continue reading

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Resources

Several of my recent post have been about doing your research and checking out the literature. Another one I would like to add is based on some recent work we have been doing in my office. We are attempting to … Continue reading

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