Sarah Stone

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16 New Books to Read This September

September is all about fresh starts, and if you’re looking for life advice, this month’s book picks are full of it. Whether you want it with a dose of humor (Mindy Kaling), from someone who is living the dream (Elizabeth Gilbert) or from a fictional character who totally gets you, there’s at least …

Books

This Is the New Fitness Brand for the Prep in Us All

For those of us who have been making good use of those extra hours of sunshine and started your workouts, good for you! However, some of us (err…) still haven’t pulled ourselves out of our winter routines. If you need a little inspiration to lace up your shoes and hit the pavement, we introduce …

Ivy League

15 Notebooks That Will Inspire Your Creativity

We schedule appointments and meetings on our smartphones and computers, we take notes on our tablets and even journal through apps. But for some people — or everyone, on certain occasions — our tech devices can hinder our creative juices. The practices of handwriting, calligraphy and even sketching …

Creativity

How to Use Nail Polish to Upgrade Cheap Accessories

Ladies – listen up! We just came across the most <b>AMAZING</b> nail polish in all the land. Wait for it… it’s $2.90 and from Forever 21! This confetti nail polish creates an amazing bead-like texture on pretty much everything. We went nail polish crazy (everyone sure got upset over the smell in the office …

Nails

College students create line of bracelets to support jailed journalists

University of Maryland journalism students are raising money to launch a line of bracelets emblazoned with the names of journalists imprisoned around the world to raise money for the cause, and awareness of their plight.<p>Under the direction of Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post reporter and …

University of Maryland

11 Snacks to Make With Just a Mug and a Microwave

10. Real Mac and Cheese in a Mug: Forget that mystery powder cheese. This recipe makes use of the real deal, and will keep you from eating the entire contents of the blue box. (Photo via Alex Weiner)<p>11. Microwave Chocolate Cake With Ganache: Oh, this beautiful little thang? Yup, it came from a mug. …

Breakfast

Heidi Levine Wins Courage in Photojournalism Award

Jerusalem-based photographer Heidi Levine, who captured dramatic images during last summer’s war between Israel and Hamas, was named the winner of the Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award.

Photography

PC Culture Is Taking Over Newsrooms

Whether it’s “assisted suicide” or “partial birth abortion,” too many euphemisms have slipped into news copy. Fixing it starts with recognizing—then …

16 Tips for Shaking Off Stress Like a Pro

Let’s face the facts: Stress is a normal part of modern life. That’s right, even if you’re Queen Bey, stress is part of the daily grind. The thing is, it doesn’t have to be a BIG part of your life — <i>if</i> you can manage it effectively. We’ve looked into the daily lives of successful people from all …

Productivity
Cam Newton

The Best Online Storytelling and Journalism of 2014

30 amazing, immersive journalism projects that caught my attention in 2014<p>Each year I post a round-up of the best online journalism of the year. …

Bob Ryan on his two passions: sports and writing

At an early age, Bob Ryan developed a love of sports and words, and he combined those two loves into a rewarding, prolific and Hall of Fame career in sports journalism.<p>He covered Boston, national and international sports stories for more than 40 years at <i>The Boston Globe</i>. ESPN's Tony Kornheiser, who …

Aaron Boone

Toughest Job in Sports Journalism

Sideline reporters in sports are usually window dressing. The cameras cut to them between innings or after the game as they try to chat up the likes of Richard Sherman or Buck Showalter.<p>Yet the onboard reporters in the Volvo Ocean Race need to be more than just another pretty face with a …