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Black History

May 28, 2021 11:18 am Published by Comments Off on Black History

Artwork by Ellawyn Wood By Joel Brown Black history  Every time they’re reminded, so am I But it’s wrong to... View Article


Life Goals

April 30, 2021 11:06 am Published by Comments Off on Life Goals

Written by a CSUCI Service-Learning student. You encourage me to want to do my best daily Because it’s not about... View Article


What Are We Thinking?

April 29, 2021 12:27 pm Published by Comments Off on What Are We Thinking?

By Kai Yi Wang, a BRITE youth spokesperson. “I’m gonna hang out with a few friends this Friday and smoke... View Article


The Letter

April 28, 2021 12:24 pm Published by Comments Off on The Letter

Written by a CSUCI Service-Learning student. Dear Brook,  As always, I was listening to music while writing to you. Stop... View Article


Importance of poetry

February 22, 2021 4:59 pm Published by Comments Off on Importance of poetry

Written by Xienna Yepez, a CSUCI Service Learning student in Fall of 2020. Poetry is significant and can play a... View Article


Daughter of the River

February 22, 2021 4:59 pm Published by Comments Off on Daughter of the River

Written by Xienna Yepez, a CSUCI Service Learning student in Fall of 2020. Confined to the elements, I yield to... View Article


Wealthy

February 16, 2021 1:33 pm Published by Comments Off on Wealthy

Written by Xienna Yepez, a CSUCI Service Learning student in Fall of 2020. I’m a wealthy girl  Living in a... View Article


How to Build a Self-love Mindset

January 14, 2021 10:26 am Published by Comments Off on How to Build a Self-love Mindset

Written by Madison Jaffe. It feels like just yesterday that I was a high school freshman – unsure of where... View Article


Gratitude: A Tool for Boosting Self-esteem

January 14, 2021 10:25 am Published by Comments Off on Gratitude: A Tool for Boosting Self-esteem

Written by Madison Jaffe. Fashion magazines, beauty products, and diet campaigns bombard us every day with messages telling us that... View Article


Be Kind Anyway

December 14, 2020 2:04 pm Published by Comments Off on Be Kind Anyway

Written by a CSUCI Service Learning student. People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered.  Forgive them anyway.  If you are... View Article