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  • Summer is almost here, but hopefully the dog days aren’t too bad.

    The real dog days (of summer)

    Summer is almost here, but hopefully the dog days aren’t too bad.

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  • News release for May issue of the Crowder Sentry.

    Crowder May News Briefs

    News release for May issue of the Crowder Sentry.

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  • In picking out which fake tan would be best for me, I decided spray tans are too risky - orange, streaks and splotches being some of what drove me away. I don’t have the time or money to repeatedly go to a tanning salon to slowly bake the color into me, so the next best thing was a kind of lotion that supposedly would make look like a nice shade of toast.

    Fake your way to a summer tan

    In picking out which fake tan would be best for me, I decided spray tans are too risky - orange, streaks and splotches being some of what drove me away. I don’t have the time or money to repeatedly go to a tanning salon to slowly bake the color into me, so the next best thing was a kind of lotion that supposedly would make look like a nice shade of toast.

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  • Involving candy and sweet phrases, it’s just like any other store-bought valentine, except it seemed a little more special. Putting time, effort and love into something makes it feel a little more meaningful.

    Happy Valentine’s DIY

    Involving candy and sweet phrases, it’s just like any other store-bought valentine, except it seemed a little more special. Putting time, effort and love into something makes it feel a little more meaningful.

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  • I know what you are thinking, “what is money?” I’ve got you, because as a college student, you’ve learned to cut out all unnecessary spending, apply for every scholarship and grant you qualify for, and even learned to love ramen. What happens when you are making little money and you know you are going to be relying on your savings in a couple of months before you get a job, when summer starts? Listen, I understand. As an accounting major, I think money (and putting it in a bank to get interest) makes the world go round.

    Sofi’s Survival Standard: How to save money at school

    I know what you are thinking, “what is money?” I’ve got you, because as a college student, you’ve learned to cut out all unnecessary spending, apply for every scholarship and grant you qualify for, and even learned to love ramen. What happens when you are making little money and you know you are going to be relying on your savings in a couple of months before you get a job, when summer starts? Listen, I understand. As an accounting major, I think money (and putting it in a bank to get interest) makes the world go round.

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  • Sure, being loud, interrupting, and shouting vulgarities might have gotten you some high-fives in high school; but shouldn’t Presidential candidates be above that? Two years ago, no one would have expected a Republican front runner to have talked about genitalia on live television on a nationwide Presidential debate. And yet, it happened, and Trump did it.

    Editorial: Elections should be elevated

    Sure, being loud, interrupting, and shouting vulgarities might have gotten you some high-fives in high school; but shouldn’t Presidential candidates be above that? Two years ago, no one would have expected a Republican front runner to have talked about genitalia on live television on a nationwide Presidential debate. And yet, it happened, and Trump did it.

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  • When you were in high school, college seemed like this non-stop party. In movies and popular culture, Spring Break is a time when attractive and educated people with unlimited money travel to a sunny destination for a chance to catch some rays, a hangover, and maybe even an STI.

    Sofi’s Survival Standard: broke Spring Break blues

    When you were in high school, college seemed like this non-stop party. In movies and popular culture, Spring Break is a time when attractive and educated people with unlimited money travel to a sunny destination for a chance to catch some rays, a hangover, and maybe even an STI.

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  • There’s no denying that when it comes to things to do in Neosho, the options are pretty slim.  that change of scenery that isn’t too far away is none other than good ol'  Springfield, Missouri.

    Springfield serves up something new

    There’s no denying that when it comes to things to do in Neosho, the options are pretty slim. that change of scenery that isn’t too far away is none other than good ol' Springfield, Missouri.

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  • How does one cope with the fact that they will never be with their celebrity crush? I wish there was a clean-cut answer to this question, but sadly that’s not the case.

    Justin Bieber stole my heart and I don’t want it back

    How does one cope with the fact that they will never be with their celebrity crush? I wish there was a clean-cut answer to this question, but sadly that’s not the case.

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  • The time is coming. A time where stress hits it’s peak, motivation is lacking, sleep is nonexistent, and the ability to function as a normal human being is a far off concept. Yes, the time is coming – finals. For […]

    How to dress for finals

    The time is coming. A time where stress hits it’s peak, motivation is lacking, sleep is nonexistent, and the ability to function as a normal human being is a far off concept. Yes, the time is coming – finals. For […]

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