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OpinionFly into the future

Aly TukanSeptember 10, 201681 min

Being a student of the martial arts for 17 years has taught me that karate is much more than punching and kicking. Rather than being solely an aerobic activity, karate has a non-physical aspect in which every physical technique has a lesson that can be applied to daily life. One example is the flying side kick, and its philosophical teachings are especially important for college students. I was at a karate class over the summer...

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Stories have had the magical power to captivate our attention ever since we were young and learning about our brand new world.  Even as we grow up, stories can still enchant and entertain us, and they often package valuable life lessons.  One of my favorite tales is called “The Cracked Pot” because it is a cute anecdote with a powerful message that serves as a good reminder in my daily life to accept myself as...