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Why learn a foreign language? Benefits of bilingualism

Physiological studies have found that speaking two or more languages is a great asset to the cognitive process. The brains of bilingual people operate...

Can Playing Video Games Be Your Full-Time Job?

  IN 1997 Dennis Fong, better known by his online pseudonym "Thresh", became an internet hero when his skills at "Quake", an early first-person shoot-'em-up,...

Meet Alfredo de los Santos, Latino Veteran And Para-Cyclist Proud To...

Following the Sept. 11 attacks in 2001, Alfredo "Freddie" De Los Santos felt compelled to join the military and serve his country. Like thousands of veterans, he...

Dancing Isn’t Just Fun — It’s Really Good For Your Health

It’s time to get your groove on. Dancing has a way of taking your cares away. It doesn’t matter if it’s the Electric Slide, the Despacito or your...

What I Do as a Personal Trainer?

With most of our knowledge of fitness gleaned from reality TV, we imagine a personal trainer’s primary role is to yell at people to exercise....

How Do I Become … a Wax Sculptor?

While Kate Winslet waits for a glossy makeover, Britney Spears is having her hair tonged. Near by, Cristiano Ronaldo's ear is getting some attention,...

Should You Attend a Single-Sex College?

This fall, young people entering their senior year of high school will begin thinking seriously about which colleges they would like to attend after...

What Does It Really Mean to Be a Shepherd?

Have you ever seen a large group of sheep feeding in green pastures along a hillside? They might look like peaceful, docile creatures, but they can actually be a lot of work. To...

A Guide to Job Hunting As an Introvert

By Amma Marfo As a speaker and consultant who spends much of her time interacting with large crowds and meeting new people, it surprises many when...

Must I Do Community Service to Get Into a Good College?

While it’s true that college campuses seem to be putting more emphasis on community service these days, it’s not crucial that each and every...

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