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Demography

I Got The Flu in a Hostel

I am currently in Lima, Peru. And, as I knew was inevitable when I first travelled to another country, I have been incredibly sick the past week or so. We decided we would travel to Huarez, a smaller town that is about 10 hours north of Lima into the mountains for a few days. High […]

Jordan Mabe | May 31, 2019
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Abortion

Abortion Rights and Oxymorons

  In junior high English, I learned about oxymorons. Oxymoron: “a figure of speech by which a locution produces an incongruous, seemingly self-contradictory effect.” So when I stumbled upon this article posted on the United Nations News Centre, my junior high English training kicked in, and my old vocabulary word oxymoron presented itself in my […]

Alexandra Liebl | January 27, 2016
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Catholic Teaching

Tap Dancing Nuns and Pope Francis

The following is my reflection on celebrating this year dedicated to Consecrated Life and the event that will always help me remember it. People of consecrated lives have always been close to me in some capacity. From consecrated virgins to cloistered nuns, from New Ulm, MN to Lima, Peru to Rome, Italy it is clear […]

Leah Miller | February 10, 2015
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