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Life After USG

It’s April 30th, which for some of you means less than one month until graduation. Today also happens to be my last blog post for USG. I’ve enjoyed sharing my opinions and tips with the community, and also hearing your … Continue reading

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Do Something You Love

We often hear this phrase in the context of the working world. We are told to “do something we love” so that work doesn’t really feel like work. I do believe that’s true, but I’m actually talking about an aspect … Continue reading

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What do a Business Ethics class and a Trip to Germany have in Common?

Wow – this was a heavy class (business ethics course on 3/27) and we definitely couldn’t have enough time in the world to do more than scratch the surface on this topic of reporting wrongdoing. I recently travelled to Germany … Continue reading

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Make Community Service a Part of Who You Are

As a child, I was raised in the Catholic religion. My mother taught me about Catholic traditions, and in addition to that I attended Catholic school from pre-K until 12th grade. Something that makes me proud of my faith is … Continue reading

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International Night: Celebrating YOU at USG on 3/8

Everyone is connected to an ethnic culture or heritage or family tradition in one way or another. In our current political climate, it has become somewhat challenging for some to freely show their roots, and do so proudly. I, for … Continue reading

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Everyone LOVES USG … And you will too!

The idea of 9 universities in one campus was a foreign concept for some time. As USG has developed in tangible and intangible ways, it has become a well known beacon of education in the Montgomery County community. It offers … Continue reading

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Weekend Re-cap & Things to Know

Good morning fellow blog readers! It’s the Monday morning after Superbowl Sunday (shouldn’t this be a holiday by now?!?!) and I am sure everyone is lagging after all the chips & dip that were ravenously consumed. It’s been a jam … Continue reading

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Project Implicit: uncovering the subconscious layers of your “self”

In these tumultous times we live in it can be easy to point fingers and ridicule others for things we deem innapropriate or unfair and injust. We are quick to see flaws in others, but not ourselves. Before we pass … Continue reading

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The Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Good Morning USG-ers, As you all may know, I am a big fan of financing your education via scholarships! I want to tell you about a scholarship that might be a good opportunity for you. As an undergraduate student, I … Continue reading

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USG Scholarship: Only Three More Days Left…

Only three days left until the priority deadline for the USG scholarship is here!  Welcome back to school from a nice Thanksgiving break. I’m sure the holiday season has you spending money on food, flowers, drinks, and gifts for your … Continue reading

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