Wise Words

Wise Words

Wise Words offers tips, perspectives and insight into topics of interest to the general public.
blogsaturn

Move over, Saturn. It turns out you have a distant cousin – one that is much larger, much younger and carries a lot more...
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It shouldn’t cause you to worry about catching the flu. But at the very least, it may make you want to wash your hands...
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The Millennial Generation – known for its disdain of hierarchical structures and preference for collegiality – is becoming a catalyst for changes in the...
blog2015

The very first post in Wise Words, “Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions Alive (At Least Past Groundhog Day),” appeared on Jan. 1, 2013. It...

Most parents know that getting their children to read at a young age is important to their future. It’s so important, in fact, that...

The contrast was stark. Some 300 people of varying ages assembled recently at Southern for a forum in the Michael J. Adanti Student Center, Grand...

When the 250 individuals attending a recent forum at Southern that analyzed the 2014 gubernatorial and midterm Congressional elections were asked whether they had...

Sleep. At first glance, it may seem like a waste of time, especially to those with a go-go-go, Type A personality. There is an obvious...

Managing finances has always been a challenge for college students, who are often on a tight budget and on their own for the first...

Starting a new school year brings both challenges (expected and unexpected) and opportunities. It gives students a chance for a fresh start -- a...