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Posted on 30. Dec, 2009 by Courtney Carter.
As my first semester of grad school is over..I have learned so much. Some good, some bad, some funny, some so sad it’s funny. I can say, graduate school through me for a shock. I didn’t expect that my days of grasping everything at my undergraduate, Syracuse University, wouldn’t prepare me for grad school, but […]
Posted on 17. Dec, 2009 by Courtney Carter.
Disclaimer: This will be a very honest post, probably because it is so close to my heart. As someone in class a few weeks ago made a joke about the lights above giving him epilepsy..it took every ounce of compassion to hold myself back. I realized, people make fun of epilepsy and people with seizures, […]
Posted on 12. Dec, 2009 by Courtney Carter.
Touche, Mrs.Woods..excuse me, Elin, touche. Elin Woods purchased a house with her sister in Switzerland for $2 million dollars a couple of days after her husband’s affairs became public. In fact, Elin allegedly even told Tiger Woods yesterday, “It’s golf..or me.” Just because your husband is a public figure doesn’t mean you are supposed to […]
Posted on 03. Dec, 2009 by Courtney Carter.
The Twilight Saga: New Moon made history during its debut weekend. It became the third highest opening weekend of a movie of all-time, right behind The Dark Knight and Spiderman 3, ranking in $141.7 million. According to MTV News, “the audience for the “Twilight” films isn’t just made of young women pining for shirtless screen […]
Posted on 28. Nov, 2009 by Courtney Carter.
Bring a baby to Black Friday. ..That was the lesson I learned. I bought my goddaughter and as soon as we walked in to the Palisades Center Mall in Nyack, NY, my two cousins and myself got competitive, animalistic stares. Even as we walked in to the mall, just to try and get an elevator, […]
Posted on 23. Nov, 2009 by Courtney Carter.
Edna Thompson, director of patient relations at the Bedstuy Public Health Clinic, has a passion for health care. She has worked at the health clinic, which takes insurance but also will take people without, for 25 years. She is from Trinidad, and can’t understand why, in her “third-world country, they have free health care but […]
Posted on 11. Nov, 2009 by Courtney Carter.
[audio:http://digitalstoragespace.com/10/carter/soundslides/publish_to_web/natsound.mp3] Natural Sound of Clinic A clinic that is one of a kind in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, is about to get its karma. The clinic has been around for many years (since 1989) helping those who may not have health insurance still get medical care for themselves and their loved ones. The clinic even offers a […]