Moving Forward

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Today, May 18, 2016, marked the Commencement of the Class of 2016. Every year, graduation is special—it’s great to see friends and familiar faces from campus getting the chance to celebrate their victories and accomplishments from their time on campus. This year though, as I opened snap-chats, liked Instagram pictures and read our own SAAB […]

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Transformation Tuesday

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Scrolling through the Class of 2019’s excited, unique, and nervous Facebook posts, I can’t help but think back to 2 years ago when I was in those exact shoes. Mid-July-of-2013-me was preparing for my graduating concert in Indian Classical Music, eagerly pretending I didn’t need to make college lists, and aggressively correcting the general public […]

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Meet Me in St. Louis

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I’ve always had a strange relationship with Missouri. Ballwin (a suburb of St. Louis) has always been home, but that was something I used to grudgingly admit. Leading up to college, the one thing I knew for certain was that I needed, wanted, just HAD to leave. There were stereotypes, associations, assumptions about my state […]

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