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November 24, 2015
I believe that my depression has shaped me into a different person, a stronger person. Depression is not a weakness, and I don't think enduring it is anything but a testament to your own strength.
June 8, 2015
I'm sorry that this blog post is late. Whoops. I wrote a letter to myself because I feel that it is important to constantly look back at where I am at different time periods in my life. Maybe you guys should think about doing the same. :) Shout out to the Oberlin Class of 2015! CONGRATS!
March 22, 2015
As a college student, everything is not just about academics. But those little things that harm you as a person will harm you as a student.
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November 14, 2014
When your grades aren't what you want them to be, consider using these steps to achieve an effective emotional and mental recovery.
October 23, 2014
Getting back to the grind on campus entails a lot. Let's have a conversation about mental health and wellness, specifically for returning folks.

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