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Twenty Seventeen

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Before I begin what I attempt to be a short essay, I’d like to lay down my options. I have two options here. I can write something that would read like a prepared text, or I can write about how … Continued

Finding Magis

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The High School Extra-Curricular Activities (ECA) Fair at Xavier School just concluded last Friday, 17 June 2016. In the two-day full-house event, almost the entire high school student population flocked to the Multi-Purpose Center to sign up for clubs and … Continued

A Xavier Teacher’s Prayer

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Today, 2 February 2016, marks 40 days after Christmas. Called Candlemas in Catholicism, it is more importantly also the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord. In Eastern Orthodox tradition, it is one of the 12 major feasts. Scripture recounts this … Continued

What do undergrad admissions look for?

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In less than 24 hours, many of the colleges and universities in the U.S. will be closing their application systems for Regular Decision (RD) applicants to their undergraduate programs. Their admissions offices will then begin their closed-door process of evaluating applicants. … Continued

Most blessed new year!

In the Roman Catholic tradition, we celebrate the Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God on January 1st. While looking around for possible greetings and materials for the new year, it occurred to me that perhaps this can also be an opportunity to share some insights on religion, art, history, and perhaps religious education and international relations.

Hello world!

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Everything is awesome! 😀 This is my first test post; perhaps, one of many test posts. With the many gates of Harvard, the above is one of my favorites. Inscribed on top of the gate, right below the Harvard shield, are … Continued