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What Pinay girls want

In my first article, I discussed the trials and tribulations of growing up in the south. I was going to write about my journey through Florida and Washington DC, but that would have been boring. We’ll, I could have made it interesting, but I’ll try to keep my Read more »

Kunin ka na sana ni Lord…

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I’m not a religious person…but I believe that there is a God.  I believe that there is an after-life.  I believe that it is my responsibility to follow the “Golden Rule.” With those in mind, I believe everything falls into place.  I think it’s a simple Read more »

Confession

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I’m going to go off my track of my personal discovery and journey to my self awareness of being Filipino-American and talk about what has been on my mind lately. It’s all in our last names It is about church. Like many Filipinos, I was baptized in the Read more »

A Teacher’s Voice

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It is not unusual to meet a person who at an early age sets his sights on a clear vision or dream for his future. However, rare is the person who actually manages to pursue and realize this dream. Even rarer is the person who likewise then seeks to Read more »

Wanted: Stripper

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When I was starting out in this country 10 years ago, I didn’t have my own car. I was recommended to go to this mechanic to rent a car for a while until I am able to purchase one. I was conned by this mechanic to Read more »

Studying Under Nobel Winner Edmund Phelps

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[Editor’s Note: We would like to welcome Stephanie Tanyu Coyiuto, more commonly know as Stenie, a 23-year-old aspiring business woman, a writer, a photographer, and a traveler. She’ll be sharing her writings and her adventures as a grad student living in New York city.] By Stenie – “Congratulations, Professor Phelps!” Read more »