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Ways to Practice Self-Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Self-care is important for our mental, emotional and physical health. When self-care is practiced, we feel better, more energized, less stressed and overall happier. However, the COVID-19 pandemic and distancing regulations seem to have taken a toll on our overall well-being. The practice of self-care has never seemed more necessary than now. There are many different ways you can overcome the negative effects the
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Helpful Resources for the Online Semester

The fall semester is approaching, and the online platform can cause anxiety for students and professors. Although the semester is remote, Southern New Hampshire University has a variety of resources for students to access from home. Mobile Apps and Notifications The Pulse App allows students to view their courses and grades on their mobile device and receive notifications when new content is posted. It
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Reflections on Joe Biden’s Conversation with a Candidate

Joe Biden is a man of details. During his Conversation with the Candidate interview with WMUR, he made that very clear; details are his selling point. Conversation with the Candidate is an important interview conducted by WMUR. All of the current Democrats running for president have been to the local Manchester station and taken part in these town hall formatted conversations. Former Vice President
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Mono No Aware Opens in McIninch Gallery

The McIninch Art Gallery, located in Robert Frost Hall, regularly offers new art exhibitions in its space, but it shines when the SNHU community takes advantage of it. Communications Professor Dave Humphreys opted to use the space for his first ever photography gallery that can be viewed from now until October 26. At the opening reception on September 19, students and faculty gathered at
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On-Call Counseling Makes Wellness Center Accessible 24/7

The Wellness Center serves not only to promote a healthy lifestyle, but to also serve the SNHU community during times of crisis. The folks at the heart of the wellness center have introduced a new program that can assist students even when the offices themselves are closed. This service lies in its new On-Call Counseling service. As stated by Felix Pizzi, Director of the
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Get Your Students in the ‘Real World’: A Student’s Take on Inbound 2019

Theory. Theory. Theory. Experience. Experience. Experience. Chances are your professors at SNHU, like mine, preach one or the other. It’s a tale as old as time in academia. Across the nation, educators clash over whether theory or industry experience is the end-all-be-all in instruction. Either can be difficult for a student to see themselves in. We don’t know what we don’t know. In particular,
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SNHU Alumnus Corey Fletcher Curates Sustainable Cuisine at Revival Kitchen and Bar

Over the years, countless students have gone through intensive training as part of the SNHU culinary program. Among the many alumni of the program is Corey Fletcher, chef/owner of Revival Kitchen and Bar in Concord, NH. Fletcher has made a name for himself at this modern spot in downtown Concord, where freshness and seasonality are of the utmost importance. Like many culinary professionals, Fletcher
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Mr. Baker Cheesecake Whips Up Inventive Sweets on Manchester’s East Side

Manchester has no shortage of local bakeries churning out cupcakes, muffins, cookies and other craveable confections. One item that is seldom found around here is the humble cheesecake. This smooth and creamy classic is getting a gourmet update at Mr. Baker Cheesecake, a brand-new bakery specializing in everyone’s favorite cheesy dessert. Owner Dante Baker began baking cheesecakes in 2010. He comes from a rather
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The 40 Shades of Beauty; Why the Make-Up Industry Needs Variety

The beauty community has been dramatically changed since Fenty Beauty's release of 40 shades of foundation in 2017. Make Up Forever responded to the high praise of Fenty with a response on its Instagram page saying, "40 shades is nothing new to us. Since 2015, the #ultraHDfoundation released 40 shades for everyone’s unique skin tone understanding the difference between red and yellow undertones. With