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4 Ways to Take Control of Your Mental Health This Semester

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BU Now – a Fearless Attack Against this Creature Called Technology

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Hoping she would grasp a concrete metaphor, I compared the FB group to an office room that serves as the hub for the entire office building. Within this single room, there are filing cabinets after filing cabinets of organized paperwork - any documet that a worker could possibly need is in an easy to find spot so as to retreive it quickly and efficiently. There is a bulletin board with memos for all to see, and mailboxes for every worker there. An FB group, I explained to her, is a virtual replacement of this tangible office room example, able to hold virtually an infinite amount of information, excessible to anyone who needs it. "HA! I've got her!" I thought to myself. So naive, though, I was, to the stubborness of what seems to be this anti-technology progression generation. This woman insisted again that she just didn't get it.