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Student life and culture within Maryville University.

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Kwanzaa (For Dummies)

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When you think of this time of year, you envision chestnuts roasting on an open fire and intimate moments with friends and families. These keep us as warm inside as out during the cold winter months. With this comes a variety of different celebrations that tak... More »

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Candles, Singing Bowls, & Dalgona Coffee Oh My….

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By : Popoai Tanuvasa-Lole Since the COVID -19 quarantine hit the U.S. thousands of people have been forced to self-isolate and stay at home. Many of our routines and daily lives are anything but normal now. Coping mechanisms seem to be very limited when you ar... More »

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Supporting Black Businesses

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…For Dummies By : Popoai Tanuvasa-Lole Background The segregation of African Americans from higher paying jobs and home ownership opportunities is a huge reason for today’s racial wealth gap. Jim Crow-era practices like this, in addition to redlining and job d... More »

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A Look Into Colorism

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Be on the lookout next school year for the Multicultural Senior Cohort Peer Educator’s presentations. This infographic gives a sneak peek into the topics that will be presented next year. Tiana BowmanMore Posts More »

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Maryville’s Monday Motivation

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Tune in to hear how Ellie Schmidt has gained satisfaction and motivation in her choice of college education, as well as with her job choices, both current and former. We hope what she has to say will help you find your motivation in your own education or caree... More »

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OK Gen Z: The Recycling Generation

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Welcome back to “OK Get Z” the podcast series where we talk about touchy topics about today’s society and culture! In our third episode, we discuss the idea that all ideas, trends, and concepts are recycled. We make you think about your everyday life and what ... More »

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Which Fashion Trend Would YOU Bring Back?

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Join Paige Kreher and Ian Strate in Gander Dining Hall as they ask random Maryville University students, “if you could bring back any fashion trend, what would it be?” Watch as they make each student uncomfortable with such a simple question. StrateMore Posts... More »