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New Year Resolution? Moving from What to Why

New Year Resolution? Moving from What to Why

Reading Time: 5 minutes Every new year, lists of New Year resolutions pop up all over the internet. Lose weight. Exercise more. Check off something on your bucket list. But you know what? I suck at resolutions. Why? Because I’m busy all the time and every single one of those resolutions require time, effort, and… Read More

Jedi Master Princess General Leia in ‘The Last Jedi’: The Feminist Hero We Deserve

Jedi Master Princess General Leia in ‘The Last Jedi’: The Feminist Hero We Deserve

Reading Time: 5 minutes Leia in The Last Jedi represents more than a powerful female character; she represents all my aspirations as a teacher and human. After watching The Force Awakens, I feverishly penned a thank you to Carrie Fisher. As a geek woman, I can never thank Ms. Fisher for everything she gave all of us… Read More