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Social media becomes the norm for news

Above photo courtesy of Pixabay By Rachel Freeman Zac Leyton Rivera-Reed wakes up in the morning and reaches for his cell phone. He opens Facebook and briefly skims his news feed. He checks his messages and notifications; then he reads a news article before starting his day. Nowadays, social media is a common way for students […]

Pendulums and countdowns: Student group shakes misconceptions of hypnosis

By Rachel Freeman When we hear the word “hypnosis,” maybe a pendulum swinging back and forth in front of someone’s dazed eyes comes to mind. Or maybe a hypnotist counting down from three and just like that, the patient is lost in subconscious oblivion. In reality, these fictitious and Hollywood-driven images are far from the […]