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What is Success?

Madeline Moore – Western Carolina University Senior “What the world doesn’t tell you – because it doesn’t know – is that you cannot become successful. You can only be successful. Don’t let a mad world tell you that success is anything other than a successful present moment.”                  […]

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From Loneliness to Love: The Empowerment Journey of a College Student

Melissa Habit – i.b.mee. Intern – Western Carolina University English Graduate Student My educational journey has comprised of many ups and downs. From the time I started kindergarten until my senior year of college, I attended nine different schools—two elementary schools, two middle schools, two high schools, and three colleges. My continual transitions from school […]

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A Box I Never Fit In

By Shani Searcy, Western Carolina University English Major Senior As a very young child, people continuously told me “you can be anything that you want to be.” I heard this all through my early years of elementary school, but then things started to change and I began to question if this was really true. I […]

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