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Nadira Berman

Six Reasons Why You Should Join A High School Sports Team

I’ve always been athletically challenged. In fact, I’m probably one of the least competitive people you’ll ever meet. As a kid, I strayed away from most sports and other physical activities.

But for some reason, when I started high school, I decided to join the tennis team. And I’m so glad that I did.

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Nadira Berman

The Summer After Senior Year: Being Thankful

Like many of you, I’m very excited to leave home and start college. But that’s not to say that there aren’t things that I’ll miss. There are many reasons why living at home is great. Take some time to be thankful while you still can. Here is some stuff you shouldn’t take for granted.

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Rita Neumann

Happy Fourth of July!

Happy 4th of July to all our American Magooshers out there! Put on your red, white, and blue and enjoy some patriotic fireworks on us.   Be safe, and have a great weekend!   Photo Credit: 1 / 2 / 3

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Need a job this summer? Here’s how to find one!

Helpful tips for a productive summer from Snagajob! Each year, Snagajob, America’s largest hourly employment network, surveys employers to gain insight on the summer job market. It looks like the summer of 2015 will be a great one for jobs! We talked to over 1000 employers in the restaurant, hospitality, and retail industries to find […]

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Nadira Berman

Why Every Student Should Volunteer Abroad

Back in March, 11 of my classmates and I travelled to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico to volunteer at a preschool called Centro Infantil San Pablo. We were excited for the trip, but we didn’t really have a true idea of what was in store for us. The experience ended up being life changing.

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Rita Neumann

How to Have a Successful Summer

Welcome to the best season of the year.   Most of you are already out of school and enjoying summer vacation. It’s the time of year made for sunny outdoor activities, relaxation, adventures, and maybe a tiny little bit of studying/working/SAT prepping/college app planning. Follow these simple steps to make the most of your summer […]

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Nadira Berman

5 Must-Watch College Movies

Before I head off to college next year, I’m going to get in the right mood by watching some entertaining, college-themed movies. Join me and check out my favorite picks below!   22 Jump Street If you liked 21 Jump Street, you’ll absolutely LOVE 22 Jump Street. Surprisingly, I think this sequel is actually better […]

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Nadira Berman

Accepted Students Facebook Pages: Do’s and Don’ts

So you got in! Great! Now you’ve decided to check out the accepted students Facebook page to learn a little more about the school and maybe even connect with other students. Make the most of the resource by following my tips below.   1. Do find a roommate, but don’t stress too much If having […]

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Nadira Berman

19 Must-Watch High School Movies

Ahhh, high school. The time of prom, SATs, rumors, drama and college applications. Here are 19 classic movies about these pivotal four years between childhood and adulthood.   Grease (1978) High school has changed a lot since the fifties (or a 1970s representation of the fifties?), but a few things remain the same. There have […]

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Nadira Berman

Nine YouTube Videos That Will Help You Destress

We all need a study break sometimes. Take a moment to forget about all of the stress of finals and watch some cute animal videos. Here are my recommendations.   Happy cows   After these cows escaped death, their love of life was visibly restored. If you’ve lost all hope, take a look at how […]

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