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"Spring" Semester

Spring semester started a week ago today (although the weather seems to dictate otherwise). The beginning of the semester is always a little bit tough for me. Part of this is being really overwhelmed at the start of the semester - I always feel like I have over-committed myself with too many places to go and too many things to do.

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Emily, Emily, and I in Petra

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Brief Overview of my J-Term 2014

I am back in the United States! My second January term at Luther is officially over, and I am home for a few days before heading back to Luther for second semester. Here's a brief recap of my trip with some pictures from Jordan!

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Christmas at Luther 2013

Tonight was the first performance of Christmas at Luther. Since I'm not in choir this year, I was able to experience CAL from the audience once again, and I can honestly say that it's a truly magical concert.

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Psych Research

This semester, I started working with Dr. Loren Toussaint of the Psychology Department in the Laboratory for the Investigation of Mind, Body, and Spirit.

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This semester, I have been greatly enjoying taking Movement Fundamentals I. When I tell someone I'm taking a dance class, I typically get responses such as, "Oh, what type of dance is it?" or, "Have you been dancing for a long time?". It's hard for me to explain that dance at Luther is much more than that - that my minor in dance does not mean I'm mastering pointe or solely working on my arabesque.

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If you've been reading my blog for awhile, it won't come as a surprise that I'm a huge fan of eating. Here you can read about some good eats we cooked up over the weekend.

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