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Body Conscious
By , Congers, NY
It’s a hot, steamy summer day in August 2010.  Perfect day for swimming and relaxing, right? Instead I head to my annual physical and I expect the usual: step on the scale and go take a urine sample.  No, this appointment was... (more »)
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Living in Color
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Our lives are like strands of yarn. Some longer, some shorter, some tangled and twisted, some straight and true. All of them woven together in the messy, beautiful, tapestry that is life. My thread starts on November 20th, 1997. As we follow... (more »)
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Endicott College This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Beverly, MA: When people think of colleges in New England, a few names come to mind: Harvard, Boston College, Tufts, and Yale. While these schools have amazing reputations, let’s face it, most of us cannot get in unless we give up our... (more »)
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Princeton University This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Princeton, NJ: Idyllic Princeton University is one of the eight historic Ivy League colleges in the Northeast. In fact, just this past year, the picturesque school was named the number-one academic institution of higher learning in the country... (more »)
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Capitalism and Communism
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In The Communist Manifesto, Marx describes how the capitalist bourgeoisie, owners of the means of social production, exploit the proletariats. A capitalist society only enables those with property, or those that own the means of production to... (more »)
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Blaming Myself for Doing the Right Thing
To this day I still blame myself for everything you are about to read. When I was in high school I did not have many friends, so I joined marching band to be with my sister and her friends. Freshmen year came along and I was not happy that... (more »)
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My Values are Put to the Test
“Ohana means family and family means nobody gets left behind or forgotten”. The happiest moment in any family’s life are weddings or so I would think. Weddings can bring a family together or so we would like to think. The... (more »)
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Solving World Problems 101: The Use of Useless...
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A rather large portion of the world’s population is currently living in poverty and an issue that comes with poverty is famine. Ironically, malnutrition is eating up parts of the world slowly but surely. This issue has not received the... (more »)
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One Day
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I am a brave young women who knows what it feels like to be afraid. I have been afraid of a lot of fears, for example: heights, presenting to a large group, choking, the dentist murdering me somehow, my parents fighting while intoxicated,... (more »)
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The Big House This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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As a high school senior, it isn’t unusual to find myself touring prospective colleges. When thinking of typical college visits, I imagine I’d find myself attending an informational presentation, complete with slideshow and... (more »)
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The Most Dangerous “Sport” In the US
By , Englewood, OH
A sport is defined by Google as, “an activity involving physical exertion and skill in which an individual or team competes against another or others for entertainment” (Google). When you think of a sport, what comes to mind? To... (more »)
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College Essay
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People define success as being famous and having money. People don't see what success is really about. Success is not about how much income you make at the end of the day, what score you got on the SATS, or what college you will be... (more »)
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It Starts With App State
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There are very few people who would disagree with the idea of a problem with humanity, a sickness present in the world. This disease is often thought of as sin, ignorance, inequality, or lack of understanding. Despite the source, a major problem... (more »)
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This is Our Era
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The following are imaginary chapters in a 19th century book trying to educate striving women learn more about the steps to having the profession of a published writer. The chapters give insight to the few opportunities that were available in a... (more »)
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Oliver and Sam
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“What do you wanna do today?” said Oliver. “I don’t know, what do you wanna do today?” said Sam. “Let’s go into town,” said Oliver. And so they went. Out the front door, past the... (more »)
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A Lesson In Romantics
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Perhaps the most confusing creature on this earth, by far, is the woman. An ever-flowing waterfall of hormones and emotions, the woman is a blubbering, hysterical mess who never seems to know what it wants. In addition to being fickle and... (more »)
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