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  • Golf

    April 14, 2014

    Golf is one of the sports that I underestimated. Not long ago, I thought hitting the golf ball was as easy as falling off a log.  Read more...

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    Music From Soweto

    April 4, 2014

    On Thursday night, March 27, I had a glimpse of the music from Soweto live at Holland Center, in Omaha.  Read more...

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    Away from the Cold

    April 1, 2014

    On Friday, March 21, I decided to go to Rockford to see a Josh, or must I say, someone I see as a big brother.  Read more...

  • Life of a Senior

    March 19, 2014

    The first three weeks of spring semester was hell because I was sick. I missed the first three days of school and had to play catch up with my classes. In my freshman year I had a plan which was to take at least 14 credits every semester and then take skills classes like golf and tennis for my senior year. I still remember vividly discussing my senior year plans with Louis, a friend of mine from Haiti. We planned to front load our college classes so that we enjoy senior year. When I began my senior year, I forgot about the plan.  Read more...

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    Job Hunting

    March 12, 2014

    There was a time when people would wake up early in the morning to hunt wild animals and gather any edible food to feed their families. Now hunting comes in a much different form. Today, I gazed at the screen of my laptop for hours hunting for what will feed me, a job.  Read more...

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    Ethnic Arts

    March 3, 2014

    Ethnic arts is the day Luther College brags about the diverse cultures it has on campus. The theme for 2014 was street culture.  Read more...

  • The Brother

    February 24, 2014

    While celebrating one of my friends birthday on the 22nd of February 2014, I reunited with a brother that I never got to know during his life at Luther College and I had not seen him in the past two months. I was exhilarated to see him. Even though he is American, I see him as my big brother.  Read more...

  • Luther Family

    February 16, 2014

    I am back to the land of opportunities chasing my dream of becoming a statistician. Having spent more than a month home, I was starting to forget how cold Iowa can be. To be honest, as much as I was enjoyed being at home, I was starting to miss Luther College.  Read more...

  • Home Experiences

    January 3, 2014

    A lot of exciting things are happening at home and I am confused what to share. So, how about listing my top 6 experiences :).

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  • Three and a Half Years Later

    December 28, 2013

    I have been waiting for this moment since August 18, 2010.  Read more...

  • Family

    December 23

    December 21, 2013

    As the day comes closer,

    The days are longer.

    Nights are full of home.

    It’s a dream.  Read more...

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    Patience

    December 14, 2013

    Sometimes I find myself looking at what I have not achieved and feel like throwing in the towel. That’s exactly how I have been feeling this week.  Read more...

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