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Lessons learned from riding the bus

It’s summer, it’s hot and there’s not much solace to be found on the 94-degree bus. Whether the air-conditioner is broken, or if it ever existed, doesn’t seem to matter. I am sweating. After deciding to drop $20 on the UTA pass and doing my part to save the environment and whatnot, I begin to […]

How to beat the heat this summer

If you are anything like me, the smoldering heat this summer has made going outside close to unbearable. With temperatures rising into the nineties for the past month, I am sure students are beginning to wonder, “When will this heat let up?” According to a temperature forecast, August is planned to bring us temperatures in […]

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5. Flowrider For those who want to try something new or those more advanced surfers, Flowrider is a must during the summer. Even though it is inside, Flowrider is a nice way to get out of the heat and enjoy some time with family and friends. Some people make it look easy, while others like myself […]

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I grew up on the East Coast and have lots of family living across 10 states. I’ve had the opportunity to visit them all. I’ve swam in both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans and have been to all four corners of the United States, and I still find Ogden one of the most charming cities I […]

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Five crazy headlines

Who said crazy couldn’t be good? Here’s this week’s five crazy headlines, all with happy endings. Woman sets home on fire trying to kill spider A Kansas woman, Ginny M. Griffith, overreacted last week when she saw a spider. Her method of dealing with it, setting a pile of paper towels on fire hoping to […]

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5. Galen Rupp breaks American record in the 10,000 meter at the Prefontaine Classic. Who is Galen Rupp? Some have called him the “Great White Hope.” He was a silver medalist in the London Olympics in the 10,000 meter run and holds American records ranging from 3,000 to 10,000 meters. Since he began being coached […]

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