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Teen Ink Magazine, January 1997 Edition

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College Guide

Thought Process Of A College Admissions Officer By Rochelle B., Philadelphia, PA
Er By Daniel H., Shelton, CT
My Grandfather By Hannah K., Valley Stream, NY
The Person Who Influenced Me The Most By Brooke S., New City, NY
Vote? By Colleen C., Plymouth, MA
Dartmouth By Jill M., Braintree, MA
Gordon By Lauren A., Old Orchard Beach, ME
Ucla By Meredith H., Scituate, MA
West Virginia University By Jeb C., Pittsfield, NH


10 Minutes In The Life Of A New Yorker By Nancy W., New York, NY
Aftermath By Erik T., Greenfield, MA
Delirium By Margery D., Rocky Hill, CT
Peter Piper's Perfect Trip By Zandy S., Scituate, MA
Rolling Fog By Amy C., Scituate, MA
Saloon Showdown By Kristina L., Bristol, CT
The Finish Line By Danielle H., Concord, NH
The Rose By Erin G., Hopkinton, MA
Transparent By Catherine H., East Haven, CT
What I Can See By Marivic F., Valley Cottage, NY
Women Of The Book By Nicole S., Franklin, MA

Hot Topics

Pius Daycare By Kellie S., Harriman, NY
The Revival Of Emily Bill Park By Samip S., Westford, MA
The Seeing Eye By Martin S., Canton, MA
There Is No Limit In Community Service By Kelly O., Scituate, MA
This Is Blunt By Sarah L., Old Orchard Beach, ME
Aids Quilt By Khara L., Old Orchard Beach, ME
Healthy Choices By Matthew M., Sandwich, MA
Opening Day By Brendan W., Westford, MA


2001...The Turn Of The Century? By Niles T., Scituate, MA
3rd Period By Eliza-Beth L., Westford, MA
A Hero Above All Others By Hazel M., Ludlow, MA
All This At A Simple Musical By Allison C., North Massapequa, NY
An Unbelievable Car Ride By Stacie B., Fitchburg, MA
Been There... By Zoe B., Tuxedo, NY
Computers By Matthew S., Norwich, NY
Do Good Things Come In Small Packages? By Kathryn K., Scituate, MA
Doing What I Love By Emily R., Auburn, NY
Drunk Driving: A License To Kill By Marc M., Acushnet, MA
He Hung Onto My Every Word By Brooke S., New City, NY
If Only I Could... By Cindy S., Stony Brook, NY
My Thoughts While Performing By Yuri C., Congers, NY
Never Give Up By Bethany C., Hingham, MA
New York Winter Nights By Jonathan S., New City, NY
Obsessed With Money By Patrick B., Fitchburg, MA
Opening Night By Danielle V., Westport, MA
Robotics Lab By Matthew H., Dedham, MA
Summer Of 1992 By Kristi C., Baltimore, MD
Technology In Cosmetology By Priscilla G., Abington, MA
The Gift in Disguise By Mallie Allison O., Walker, MO
Understanding Of Creation Moves Forward With Technology By Cliff R., Brockton, MA
Untitled By Rebecca A., Auburn, NY
Welcome To The Computer Age By Shane H., Turner, ME
Chalk It Up To Experience By Kristin T., Auburn, NY
Hat Trick By Mike H., Getzville, NY
Nfl Blackouts By Greg S., West Seneca, NY
The Fight By Tim O., Fitchburg, MA
The Heisman Trophy: Who Really Wants It Anyway? By Dwight H., Scituate, MA
The Knickerbockers By Danny L., Fitchburg, MA
Your Dream By Sarah M., Tenants Harbor, ME


An Issue Of Community Concern By Leanne B., Trumbull, CT
Attitude By Jenna M., Scituate, MA
Elegy For Flight 800 By Karen H., Babylon, NY
From The Class Of 2000: I Am Not A Child!! By Margery D., Rocky Hill, CT
Nasa By Matt O., Milton, MA
Pressure On Students Athletes By Matthew S., Mansfield, MA
Solutions: Jails In The United States By Martin S., Canton, MA
The World's Reality By Jayna H., Wading River, NY


Mama By Kadiatou L., New York, NY
The Good Earth By Yiu L., New York, NY
The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy By Stacie R., New City, NY
Ransom By Ted B., Monroe, CT
Romeo & Juliet By Ellan S., Stony Brook, NY
The Seven Samurai By Tim C., Westford, MA
Crossroads By Ben O., Fitchburg, MA
Garbage & Smashing Pumpkins By Review by Amanda S., Fitchburg, MA
No Code By Ed H., Pittsfield, MA
Pearl Jam By Nicole F., Westford, MA
Phish By Louis A., Mount Vernon, NY
The Presidents Of The United States By Josh L., East Amherst, NY


A Christmas Morning Poem By Joel F., White Hall, MD
A Walk In New York By Cynthia P., Jamaica Estates, NY
Death's Postponement By Ryan B., Nantucket, MA
Fight By Jessica S., Storrs, CT
Fourth Person Study In The Cafeteria By Kathleen B., Saugus, MA
Making Tea By Rachael B., Champlain, NY
Moon Light By Steve M., Franklin Square, NY
Nameless By Nicholas T., Bethpage, NY
Nameless By Nicholas T., Bethpage, NY
No Attempt By Kelly M., Ashland, MA
Portrait of My Brother By Katie W., New City, NY
Presence By Zana O., New York, NY
Rain By Danielle D., Stoughton, MA
Recliner By Thomas C., Lowell, MA
Sleepwalking By Susie C., Bradford, NH
Snowshoes By Sara H., New City, NY
Stuck By Laura T., Billerica, MA
The King By Sarah G., East Amherst, NY
Untitled By Nicole T., Spring Valley, NY
Within Moments By Rachel B., New City, NY

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