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Making Kirksville feel like home is easy

August 19, 2015

There’s nothing like the bittersweet return to school. Whether it’s your first year here or your last, being in Kirksville can elicit a lot of conflicting emotions. Living in Kirksville can be either one of […]

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Don’t dismiss other views

March 26, 2015

It sure would be nice if we could surround ourselves with people who only ever agreed with us, but since we don’t live in a world like that, we should embrace confrontation and the uncomfortable […]

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Define success as present happiness

February 26, 2015

The main reason students decide to go to college is the pursuit of success, that intangible idea of attaining wealth, prestige and goals. However, in this pursuit we often forget, overlook and even waste the […]

Sarah Muir, Columnist
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Not Every Issue Involves Politics

February 22, 2015

For a political science major, I have an unusually low tolerance for political things. Don’t ask me to comment about the latest political controversy because my answer likely will be, “I don’t care.” While this […]