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All Things Love

Posted on February 13,2013 by jackieqmspp

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Posted on February 12,2013 by jackieqmspp

This Tuesday feels like a middle-of-the-semester-Tuesday. The type that's cold and gray and a little overwhelming with all of the work to be done.

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Must Being Doing Something Right

Posted on February 07,2013 by jackieqmspp

CNN published an article online about a month ago aptly named "Online Courses Need Human Element to Educate" by Douglas Rushkoff (2013). This article discussed the idea of Massive Online Open Classes, or MOOCs, as they've come to be known.

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Inspiration in the Unlikeliest of Places

Posted on February 04,2013 by jackieqmspp

I heard somewhere that Beyonce is like mushrooms: you either LOVE her or you HATE her.

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Posted on January 31,2013 by jackieqmspp

When I tell people that I attend graduate school online, there are always mixed reviews. Some respond with "Oh, I could never do that", while others think it's the best idea they've heard in a long time. Before I really considered MSPP, I was in the former category, but now that I'm here, with a few months under my belt, I'm thankful I can say I'm in the latter.

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Back in Action

Posted on January 28,2013 by jackieqmspp

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Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Posted on January 24,2013 by jackieqmspp

I don't have anything ground breaking for you today because it's a snow day in this house. I already had the day off and am planning to be productive, but my husband called in to his internship so he wouldn't have to drive in the crazy snow we got overnight.

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Changing the Way Work Is Done Round Here

Posted on January 22,2013 by jackieqmspp

Today, I get a desk. I realize this is a very nerdy thing to admit, but this desk is going to change my life.

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Career Building in Student Affairs

Posted on January 17,2013 by jackieqmspp

Every job field is hard to break into. Companies, organizations, and institutions want to hire applicants with experience, but it's difficult to get experience if no one will hire you.

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Tagged Change of Career, Personal Growth

Full of hope

Posted on January 14,2013 by jackieqmspp

Guys won't understand this, but a new tube of mascara holds so much hope. As you open the package and see that fresh wand, you think "Is this the mascara I've been waiting for? Is this the one that will curl my eyelashes, lengthen them, AND give them volume, all without clumping??"

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