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Dealing with Loss in College
Nina Solis | March 8, 2017
We’re proud of our bloggers for the personal stories they choose to share.  The topic of this essay, loss of a loved one in college, may be triggering for some, and we’d encourage anyone ...
How to Date Yourself
Nina Solis | August 18, 2016
Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “We must be our own before we can be another’s.” I’ve become really absorbed in the idea of self-exploration recently. I’ve been interested in, most importan...
Sometimes You Have to Sit on a Bench
Nina Solis | April 13, 2016
Sometimes you just need to sit on a bench. You have to stop walking. You have to stop looking without seeing. Sometimes you have to walk into Ben & Jerry’s and spend five dollars on two s...
Time Flies
Nina Solis | April 7, 2016
It’s about that time of the semester when you look at your busy schedule and realize that it… is ending? In three weeks?? Classes ending?!? I know you’re probably as shocked as I am, conside...
What True Love Looks Like – A Clinical Experience
Nina Solis | March 3, 2016
I don’t know if you’ve ever watched a birth, but I can definitely say that it’s life changing. You can take that any way you want. Some people leave feeling nauseous, but others, like me, ar...
What True Love Looks Like – A Clinical Experience
Nina Solis | March 3, 2016
I don’t know if you’ve ever watched a birth, but I can definitely say that it’s life changing. You can take that any way you want. Some people leave feeling nauseous, but others, like me, ar...