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Advocacy Project WiP

Here’s what Eryn and I have been working on so far. We would have a visual display of pinwheels on campus and a website. We’ve made an actual website and have started formatting it how we want it to look … Continue reading

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Advocacy Project

I will be working with Eryn on the advocacy project and we will be advocating a smoke-free campus policy for Penn State. Campuses all over the country have been implementing no-smoking or tobacco-free policies, and there are already over 1,129 … Continue reading

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A Smoke-Free Campus

We’ve all been there- stuck behind a smoker walking to class. You breath in the smoke, it gets caught in your hair, and you can still smell it later. But these things are trivial compared to the harmful effects smoking … Continue reading

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Persuasion Essay: Smokefree-Campus Policy

Introduction We’ve all been there- stuck behind a smoker walking to class. You breath in the smoke, it gets caught in your hair, and you can still smell it later. But these things are trivial compared to the harmful effects … Continue reading

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Persuasion Essay Possibility

Right now I’m having a really hard time coming up with an issue I want to write my persuasive essay on. I’m thinking maybe I’ll do abortion. But I really don’t know. I’m pretty much pro-choice, so I guess I … Continue reading

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Moderating Strategy

I think this moderator experience is going to be very interesting. I’ve never done something like this before. Heck, I’ve barely ever participated in a debate. So what’s my moderating strategy? Good question. But I can make some educated guesses. … Continue reading

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War of the Words Response

First of all, I just want to point out how cool I think the name “amidst the noise” is. It’s like all these labels and politics and strategies are the noise, and we have to strip it all down to … Continue reading

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This I Believe Podcast and Online Deliberation

Here’s the final podcast! I believe that when faced with difficult circumstances, it is the small gestures of kindness by others that go a long way. ThisIBelieveFinal Online Deliberation: It took me a while to decide on something that I … Continue reading

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This I Believe Draft

I believe that when faced with difficult circumstances, it is the small gestures of kindness by others that go a long way. Seven weeks ago I broke my tibia, and I have been on crutches ever since. I know that … Continue reading

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This I Believe Credo (and civic issue idea)

I guess I kinda have two beliefs. I wrote the first one and then thought about it more and wrote a second one. Sorry it got so long. I believe that there is power in numbers. When people come together … Continue reading

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