Author: asadehrollins-edu

A Mere Experience: Columnist Takes His Final Bow

April 24, 2014

Ever since I was a freshman, I always wondered what I would write about for my final article in The Sandspur. After having written more than 70 pieces over the last four years, including the work I have done with this column, I have had the opportunity to say most anything and everything that has […]

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A Mere Experience

April 17, 2014

“All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players…” This is the beginning line from one of William Shakespeare’s most well-known monologues from the comedy As You Like It. For those who do not know the full monologue, it goes on to compare the world to a stage and life to […]

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A Mere Experience

April 10, 2014

Procrastination can be a vice or a virtue. Students may regret those last minute essays, but memories are not made from just studying. “You can’t just turn on creativity like a faucet. You have to be in the right mood. What mood is that? Last-minute panic.”―Bill Watterson Some people love gambling. Whether it’s the coin […]

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A Mere Experience

April 3, 2014

“My uncle ordered popovers from the restaurant’s bill of fare. And, when they were served, he regarded them with a penetrating stare. Then he spoke great Words of Wisdom as he sat there on that chair: ‘To eat these things,’ said my uncle, ‘you must exercise great care. You may swallow down what’s solid BUT […]

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A Mere Experience

March 27, 2014

The consummate manifesto: an argument for honesty, confidence, and realism in the face of college romance and ‘love.’ “Manifesto: a written statement that describes the policies, goals, and opinions of a person or group” – Merriam-Webster Dictionary Back in 1986, American psychologist Robert Sternberg created what we know now as the triangular theory of love. […]

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A Mere Experience

March 20, 2014

The risky game of “Fox Day Roulette”—Amir plans which day to leave for his trip to Chicago to present at the renowned Midwest Political Science Association Conference. “Sometimes it’s important to work for that pot of gold. But other times it’s essential to take time off and to make sure that your most important decision […]

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A Mere Experience

March 13, 2014

“And that’s about the time she walked away from me/ Nobody likes you when you’re 23/And you still act like you’re in freshman year/What the hell is wrong with me?/My friends say I should act my age/What’s my age again?/What’s my age again?” – Blink-182 This weekend is Alumni Weekend, when former students of this […]

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A Mere Experience

February 20, 2014

“There are three major social issues that this country is struggling with: education, poverty, and drugs. Two of them we talk about, and one of them we don’t.” – Steven Soderbergh This last Valentine’s Day, I was given one of the greatest and most bittersweet gifts that anyone about to graduate college could be given. […]

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Sandspur Hour 2-17-14

February 18, 2014

Listen to The Sandspur hour co-hosts Greg Golden ’11 and Amir Sadeh ’14 discuss Winter with the Writers and the two newest theater shows at Rollins College.

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A Mere Experience

February 13, 2014

“And every time she sneezes I believe it’s love/And oh lord…. I’m not ready for this sort of thing.” – Counting Crow Every year I’ve been at Rollins, I’ve always tried writing a Valentine’s Day article for The Sandspur. Some years I never got published, while other times I even made the cover. No matter […]

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