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The journey is not yet over

Jesse O. Walls, columnist May 2, 2014

An event the other day triggered a string of events that changed my direction in life, and it made me start thinking about how everything happens for a reason.Sometimes we don’t see it at the time, but...

A journey of a thousand miles must start with a single step

Jesse O. Walls April 23, 2014

As the semester draws to a close, I find myself looking forward to the summer break with longing, but feeling the pressure as final projects and last minute assignments draw closer to being due. With so...

We are our own worst enemies

Jesse O. Walls, staff writer April 18, 2014

Every day I have the choice of giving in to my fears and inhibitions or letting my self-doubt overtake me; every day I start over; a new set of choices is placed before me, and I am given the chance to...

Be a better person than you were yesterday

Jesse O. Walls, staff writer April 11, 2014

When I first returned to college in the fall of 2011, it was with the intent of failing. The bishop of my church had been talking to me for years about going to college and turning my life around and I...

A Different Perspective: If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door

Jesse O. Walls, staff writer April 4, 2014

On the journey of life we meet so many people, interesting and unique in their own way. They come and go, and some may only be with us for a short while, but the light they can bring into our lives can...

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