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It Only Takes One Decision To Make A Change

It Only Takes One Decision To Make A Change

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

May 15, 2015


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“If you think you are too small to make an impact, try going to bed with a mosquito,” a quote by Anita Reddick, and a statement that has not only changed my life, but my outlook on so many things. One would think it would be hard for just one person to make an impact, but it isn’t. Martin Luther...

But I Am Not A Lesbian!

But I Am Not A Lesbian!

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 25, 2015


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My entire life, I never looked like the typical little girl. You all know that I am really short, I already explained that. I have never looked like the pretty blonde Barbie girl. I have wanted to, and I tried making all the un-surgical enhancements, but I never was the person, I wanted to be. Being...

Plot Twist: Short Girls Rule The World!

Plot Twist: Short Girls Rule The World!

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 16, 2015


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Many people think that being short is such a disadvantage. I get made fun of all the time for being short and not being able to do certain things because of my height. Have you ever stopped to wonder all of the advantages of being short? For years I hated being short because of all of the negative...

Let’s Put An End To Sexism

Let’s Put An End To Sexism

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 10, 2015


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Today I read a tweet that said, “I really hate when girls think they know about football, that shit pisses me off.” Read More »...

The Importance of Being Involved

The Importance of Being Involved

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

February 5, 2015


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My entire life has been based around being apart of a sport. My parents where the type of parents who had their kid involved in everything. My mom had put me in dance classes when I was three years old. I was involved in soccer, t-ball, gymnastics, girl scouts and so much more. Even when I wanted...

Can I Have My Body Back Now?

Can I Have My Body Back Now?

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

January 29, 2015


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I have never had to worry, never the less, think about maintaining my weight or being healthy for that matter. Doing gymnastics for almost sixteen years of my life and working out twenty to twenty four hours a week since I was twelve years old made things very easy for me. During my gymnast years,...

They Don’t Call It Winter “Recess” For No Reason

They Don’t Call It Winter “Recess” For No Reason

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

January 16, 2015


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As the winter recess comes to an end, I thought it would be a good time to soak in all of the great things that I did with having so much time off. Read More »...

Lean On Me

Lean On Me

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

January 15, 2015


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“Lean on me, when you’re not strong, And ill be your friend, Ill help you carry on. For it wont be long, ‘Til im gonna need somebody to lean on” –Bill Withers Having a friend is very important in an individual’s life. They give you a backbone when yours is not strong enough to hold you u...

What Am I Doing With My Life ?!?!

What Am I Doing With My Life ?!?!

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

January 15, 2015


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If someone were to ask you, “What do you want to do when you get out of college,” would you be able to answer? I know I don’t. For years I thought I knew exactly what I wanted to do, but now I am second-guessing myself and I have absolutely no idea what it is that I want to do. It seems that...

Stand Up For Breast Cancer!

Stand Up For Breast Cancer!

Elizabeth Berlin, Impact Staff

October 17, 2014


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October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month! About 1 in 8 women born today will develop breast cancer at some point in their lifetime. Read More »...

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