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Grunt

“Despite or possibly because of their low profile, the less visible injuries of war can be the hardest kind to have” (70).

For most of us, we never have to face the darkness of…

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5 Replies · Reply by Matthew Promes Nov 18, 2016

Snoop

“Knowing where and how to look for personality cues in other people is essential to mastering the art of snoopology” (8).

What is snoopology? It is okay to snoop? What can we learn about someone from…

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5 Replies · Reply by Hannah Rowedder Nov 18, 2016

Against Football

“We can barely remember the PINs to our 401(k)s, but when it comes to football, though, we have access to vast stores of financial and personnel data, scouting reports, statistical analyses, game tapes, the works.” (22)…

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4 Replies · Reply by Zach Promes Nov 18, 2016

Drive

“Intrinsically motivated people usually achieve more than their reward-seeking counterparts.” (79)

 

It’s two o’clock in the morning and you haven’t even wrote a single…

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4 Replies · Reply by Cole Moore Nov 18, 2016

The Sport's Gene

“Sport skill acquisition does not happen without both specific genes and a specific environment, and often the genes and the environment must coincide at a specific time” (Epstein 50, 51).

What does it take to become the…

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7 Replies · Reply by Sydney Renning Nov 18, 2016

Girls and Sex

“Can there be equality in the classroom and the boardroom if there isn't in the bedroom?”(p.5)

In the book “Girls and Sex” by Peggy Orenstein it talks about sex. Every dirty detail you never wanted to know, or did you…

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4 Replies · Reply by Ashley Feauto Nov 18, 2016