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Inspiration with Lindsey: Finding life’s perfect chocolate chip cookie

Inspiration with Lindsey: Finding life’s perfect chocolate chip cookie

Lindsey Vagnini, Advertising Manager April 22, 2016

How do we figure out the right consistency for a batch of raw chocolate cookie chip cookie dough, or any uncooked dough? When we determine the dough’s consistency, we are deciding the readiness of...

Inspiration with Lindsey: History as DNA brings purpose

Inspiration with Lindsey: History as DNA brings purpose

Lindsey Vagnini, Advertising Manager April 8, 2016

Backward, the word ‘Lakeland’ is spelled ‘Dnalekal,’ making the first three letters of this word ‘DNA.’ DNA, in this context, is not a literal reference to our cellular structure. Rather,...

Danielle's Top Five: Things to do in the library

Danielle’s Top Five: Things to do in the library

Danielle Livingston, Managing Editor March 24, 2016

Perform social experiments What’s a better time to watch people and see if you can change their behavior? Get a few friends in on it and, every time you print, spin in a complete circle (do this...

Ask Rina: Weary Big Sister

Ask Rina: Weary Big Sister

Serina Jones, Staff Reporter March 22, 2016

Dear Rina: My fifteen-year old sister just got her first boyfriend and I am terrified. She has seen a lot of the mistakes that I have made in the past and I am extremely fearful that she will make some...

Ask Rina: Friend in Need

Ask Rina: Friend in Need

Serina Jones, Staff Reporter March 1, 2016

Dear Rina: I have a group of ‘friends’ that I hang with, but we do not really share the same interests. They find humor in smoking pot and drinking every night, while I find comfort in reading...

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