Month: July 2019

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The Decline of Western Liberalism and You

By Ethan Eyre – Great Britain is leaving the European Union. How did we get to this point, what does it mean for Western Liberalism, and how should the individual respond?

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Knowledge and Knowing

Preserving the Past and Building the Future through Special Collections

By Maddie Keyser – Why do we bother preserving any rare materials in the first place? What is the value in using an original rather than a digitized copy or modern editions?

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How To Live

Dying Daily: How to Handle Life’s Challenges

By Madeline Diamont – We can bleed and feel that pain, embrace it and wait for the scar to form so we can continue on with our lives and our mission to be better. 

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Ethics and Morality

What Kind of Person Do You Want to Be?

By Rory Jones – Life rules are not bad, but they must be assessed to determine if they align with the person we want to be or if they need to be cast off in favor of more robust life rules.

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Knowledge and Knowing

Trust, Paranoia, and Giving our Word

By Josh Petersen – Testimony, I think, defines in part what it means to be human — to cooperatively and socially understand the difficult and massive world around us. When we lose that ability, we also lose a part of what makes us human, what makes us social creatures.

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