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What I wish my freshman self knew

What I wish my freshman self knew

Kristen Friis, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief/Business Manager

March 17, 2015

Freshman year I was 4’11” and the top flier on our cheerleading team. I got made fun of because I was always dropped on my face at assemblies and football games. I was scared of the people, scared of the workload, and scared I wasn’t going to “fit in.” Isn’t that a stereotypical 14-year-old’s...

Bieber hashtag prank spawns fans self harm

January 9, 2013

First, a paternity scandal and now a hoax Twitter trend has forced Justin Bieber and his fans into the spotlight of skeptics once again. His recent alleged marijuana bust sent many fans into an uproar. According to, the idea to self-harm stemmed from an anonymous account on,...

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