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    2019-20 Bucket List: 40 Things I Want to Do in Taiwan
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    2019-20 Bucket List: 40 Things I Want to Do in Taiwan

    It’s day 11 for me in Taiwan, and I’m so mentally exhausted from meeting new people, visiting new schools, and starting orientation training. Nonetheless, I’m…

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    Eight Lessons I Have Learned in College
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    Eight Lessons I Have Learned in College

      Nearly two months have passed since my graduation from Macalester College. I believe self-reflection is important for personal growth, so I have spent the…

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