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Essayist Steph Krane

I Believe in Jeopardy!

Posted on September 12, 2019

Growing up, my family had a dinnertime routine. No matter what food we were eating or who was sitting around the kitchen table that night, we would always watch Jeopardy! at 7 o’clock. Continue »


Essayist Lewis Murray and his board game collection

I Believe In Board Games

Posted on May 9, 2019

As a kid, I started with the basics like chess, Othello and Monopoly. As I got a little older, games like Stratego, Risk and Mastermind were added to my collection. Continue »


Essayist Reuben Schreier

I Believe In Talking About Politics In School

Posted on April 11, 2019

I believe in talking about important political issues in school. School shapes children’s lives in a major way. School teaches children about the world around them, about how things work. So what better place to teach kids about politics than school? Continue »


Essayist Madi Christopher

I Believe in Waking Up

Posted on November 9, 2018

There are many things that define my life: my love of swimming and theatre, my desire to be with my friends at all times, my inclination to stay up late to finish a good book. My late nights, paired with early-morning workout sessions, mean I drink a lot of coffee, because I believe in waking up. Continue »


tyler olson

I Believe in Golf

Posted on August 2, 2018

Everyone has a hobby — a thing they do for fun to get away from work and the general grind of everyday life. For me, it’s golf. Continue »


Talia Cowen

I Believe In Asking Questions

Posted on July 25, 2016

I have this friend who gets to know people by interrogating them. It’s as intense as it sounds. She starts with the basics: “Where did you grow up?” “What’s your favorite movie?” “What’s your favorite color?” But it quickly gets more and more obscure. Continue »