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Valerie Creasy

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What makes a good acceptance speech? 

If you’re like me, then you have also propped up a ladle in your kitchen, when no one is home, holding a Santa statue as your imaginary Oscar while you…

Should We Be Reading Screenplays?

In education, it is deemed essential that the plays and sonnets of Shakespeare are thoroughly studied. A variety of classic novels – such as F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Great Gatsby, Jane…

The contemporary decay of horror

Horror films have been elevated in recent decades. Computer-generated imagery (CGI) has been perfected to make viewer’s worst nightmares as real as possible. Fake blood, lights suddenly turning off, a…

Ceilidhs: are they too expensive and inaccessible?

Ceilidh dancing is one of my favorite parts of living in Scotland. It’s a tradition that is innocent and sweet, along with being incredibly euphoric in a way. Community-based traditions…

The blessing of the Young Scot Card

As someone who lives an hour away from George Square in walking distance, and half an hour by bus, the Young Scot Card has been a blessing. The Young Scot…

As the Covid class of 2024 are nearing graduation, what does this mean for their futures?

My senior year of high school, in the states, was cut short when an announcement sounded overthe intercom, blaring that school would be cancelled for the next two weeks. This…

The Book that Defined our Generation

Generation Z has been raised on many books, but perhaps the most prevalent genre to this generation is Young Adult Dystopian Literature. More specifically, The Hunger Games trilogy. Now, why…