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It Needs To Stop

admin / October 23, 2016

There is one thing that is happening across the country day after day that needs to stop: bullying. Bullying so awful that makes someone want to end their own life. How did we let it get to that point? It should not be the new normal that we turn on the local or even national news and see children committing…

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Why I Wear Red

admin / October 23, 2016

Why do I wear red?  I wear red because I am an Alpha Phi woman, who wears red in support of the Alpha Phi Foundation that supports women’s heart health among various other causes. According to the Alpha Phi Foundation, “in 1965, Alpha Phi was one of the first women’s fraternities to establish a Foundation. Demonstrating the philanthropic spirit of…

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Why I Am FTK

admin / October 19, 2016

What is FTK you may ask? FTK is for the kids. It’s the slogan for dance marathons at universities, colleges and high schools across  North America that raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Last year, I decided to be a participant at Soonerthon. Soonerthon is the University of Oklahoma‘s dance marathon that raises money for the Children’s Miracle…

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Fundraising 101

admin / October 9, 2016

Most of us hear the word fundraising and immediately groan. A majority of people hate asking people for money because they feel annoying and do not want to make others feel uncomfortable. Fundraising is necessary whether you realize it or not. When you are a part of a nonprofit organization, sometimes fundraising is how that organization functions. According to the…

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The Reality of Sexual Assault

admin / October 5, 2016

It’s 2016, but for some reason we are still in the stone ages when it comes to spreading awareness about the realities of sexual assault. We see it every day on the news and even on campus. Young women across the country are being sexually assaulted, yet we haven’t made a change. It’s literally right in front of our faces,…

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Volunteering With Kids Will Change Your Life

admin / September 29, 2016

 Volunteer work is incredibly important. The work of volunteers is vital to make the world a better place.  According to the Dictionary, a volunteer is “a person who voluntarily offers himself or herself for a service or undertaking.” There are so many different ways that we can use our individual talents to give back to our community. Whatever talent or passion…

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