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Busting those Breezy Winter Blah’s
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Spring Semester: What I’m Looking Forward To
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Yik Yak- The New Social Media: Who is Boot Girl?

Busting those Breezy Winter Blah’s

Can Blah Buster day come any sooner!? The beginning months of 2015 can seem a bit dreary.  The sun goes to sleep long before class is over and the cold weather (between snow, hail and wind) can easily put a fork in your plans. However, with an open mind and a few wise words (from yours truly), you can make the most of your winter here in Buffalo, New York!

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Spring Semester: What I’m Looking Forward To

1. Blah Buster Day. You know that D’Youville cares when they have days to rid you of those winter blahs! Similar to Student Appreciation Days, I typically roam the hallways of KAB, ALT & DAC to enter contests, raffles and get free goodies along the way. But don’t quote me on it – the DL manager (our school email) gives you an EXACT LISTING of what college departments are participating and what freebies they’re giving or raffling off. Man, that buffalo cheese dip is scrumptious. If you haven’t tried it, you’re missing out…

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Yik Yak- The New Social Media: Who is Boot Girl?

A few months ago I first heard about the hottest new social media app among college students- Yik Yak. Several people had mentioned it on Twitter so I decided to download it to see what it was all about. The app is basically an anonymous Twitter. It allows people to post anonymous thoughts or “yaks,” as the app calls it, and anyone can vote those yaks up or down. Some consider the app to be the worst form of social media because there is no accountability for what is said- a perfect lair for cyber bullies.

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