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Social Media Skeptic

Social Media Skeptic

Like most millennials, I grew up in a time when the pace of technological change was unprecedented. In my lifetime, my recreational technology evolved from the Game Boy Color and Tamagotchi to the iPhone and Bluetooth capability in speakers the size of my palm. Our millennial generation, on the whole,[Read More…]

by August 19, 2015 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide
Sticks and Stones and Cliches

Sticks and Stones and Cliches

According to the World Health Organization, health is “a complete state of physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” If one accepts this definition of “health,” as I assure you I do, then there are a lot of behaviors that have the ability[Read More…]

by July 22, 2015 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide
Growing Pains

Growing Pains

I recently had an epiphany of sorts, and it came when I was wholly unprepared and midway through an episode of “Game of Thrones.” My epiphany, though unexpected, was aptly timed because it concerned precisely what I was doing: relaxing. Downtime is important in resting and recharging both mind and[Read More…]

Time for Food, Time for You

Time for Food, Time for You

To an anthropologist, I think one defining trait would stick out among Georgetown’s student body, and it wouldn’t even be a newsworthy discovery: we’re busy people. Busyness is a trait inherent to Georgetown culture, and it’s not something likely to change. We’ll give up an hour or two of sleep[Read More…]

by June 24, 2015 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide
The Productivity Problem

The Productivity Problem

The ever-popular production possibilities frontier, or PPF, puts productivity in the terms that I’m confident many Georgetown students are familiar with. Picture the top-right quarter of any circle — like an Eat & Joy pizza. What this wise pizza tells us, in terms of guns and butter, is that we[Read More…]

by June 10, 2015 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide