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The Value of Truth
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Truth is what everyone seeks in his world. Without it, everything will end in chaos and disaster. “All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered, the point is to discover them” was a quote by the famous physician,... (more »)
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Sexism at Science Schools This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Patriarchy weaves its way into every aspect of life and the higher education system is no exception. The virtually insignificant number of women who enter science majors is a direct indication that this sexism manifests itself especially in... (more »)
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Confidence
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Confidence is one of the characteristics of a person which helps them to succeed in their life. The people who have confidence are much healthier, outspoken and also they are more likely to achieve personal and professional goal in life.... (more »)
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The State of College Admissions in America
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Applying to college in America is one of the most discouraging experiences one can take upon his or herself. High school students are looking forward to soon applying to colleges throughout the nation starting August 1st, when most college... (more »)
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College Essay Writing Tips
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As a recent high school graduate, I have gone through that daunting process we all know as the college application. I remember the stress of juggling between the SATs and the A-Levels (or the AP exams and the IB depending on which you are... (more »)
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A Quiet Smile
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Mia nervously extended her small hand towards the miniature horse in front of her. As her palm flattened gently against its soft nose, she smiled and looked at me. Her bright blue eyes shone with joy.     For children with... (more »)
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Success Can't Be Had Without Failure
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I have always been a strong believer that when one door closes, another one will open. Failure to some may be a step backwards or a cease in advancement, but to me, it only creates more opportunities. Failure either shows you what you need to... (more »)
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Social Media
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In today's world, online social media has become more powerful and as well as the most destructive thing over worldwide. Although with time all generations have come to embrace the changes social network has brought about, teenagers and... (more »)
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Their Homeland. This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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When I was eight-years-old, my mother and father decided to send my sister and I off to Ukraine for roughly nine months. Their homeland. The idea was to have us come back fluent in Russian, in love with our Russian roots, and possibly more... (more »)
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The Importance of Humor This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I was taught grammar by a nun who cracked small jokes throughout her lessons.  I study for my exams by creating double entendres with vocabulary I need to know.  I’ve always loved when my intellectual life gets invaded by humor.  That’s... (more »)
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In Tennis I Trust
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Adrenaline rushed through my veins as I shifted back and forth on the tips of my toes, my feet moving faster than my thoughts. I gripped my trusty steed, familiarizing my hands with the leather handle, the Babolat racquet becoming an extension... (more »)
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Becoming Wonderful; Leaving Wonderland
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Telling stories of Alice’s great  adventures, I stand in my ninth grade english classroom, a desolate young girl whose only passion is to be a writer, yet here she stands performing someone else’s work. The desks sit in a broad semi-circle,... (more »)
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White Girl
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I clutched my heavy textbooks to my chest as I hurried to math class, already a few minutes late. Rushing around a corner, I came face-to-face with a tall Asian boy with a book bag slung over one shoulder. I startled, and he scoffed.... (more »)
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Everything to Nothing
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I am privileged. Blessed. My life is cushioned with a comfortable home, family vacations in tropical countries, and numerous extracurricular activities. But growing up, I never valued the possessions and experiences that I was blessed with. I... (more »)
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It Takes an Army to Defeat an Army
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Changes in hearing, blurred vision, joint pain, stomach pain, liver damage and depression were just a few of the side effects listed on the RxList website for the drug Isotretinoin, an acne treatment popularly known as Accutane. "Is it... (more »)
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My Definition
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This past fall, I was excited for Homecoming because it was an opportunity for me to dress up and put effort into my physical appearance, unlike my daily ritual. This was important to me because my Mom’s semi-frequent remarks about how... (more »)
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