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Letter from the Mint editor: Communicate openly for your relationship’s sake

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen mint editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Letters From the Editor, Mint

Welcome, once again, to Mint. You’ll notice this week we have a Valentine’s Day theme, and you know what that means! Time for a letter from the editor about everyone’s favorite holiday. Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays you either love or hate. There is no in-between. Specifically,...

Letter from the Mint editor: ‘Full send’ lifestyle is for college students

Letter from the Mint editor: ‘Full send’ lifestyle is for college students

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen mint editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under Letters From the Editor, Mint

I recently decided to live my life with more of a “full send” outlook. If you know me at all, you know I am definitely not a full send type of gal. I am absolutely not spontaneous — my planner is my life — and I think the phrase “partial send” is probably a safer life motto. However,...

Letter from the Mint editor: Never look at creepy dolls

Letter from the Mint editor: Never look at creepy dolls

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen mint editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under Letters From the Editor, Mint, Showcase

Last semester, Mint frequently featured letters from the editor, or “lettidors,” written by former Mint section editor Lauren Ellenbecker. Fortunately, I ran into Lauren the other day and was able to ask for advice about crafting the perfect letter for readers. She revealed she sometimes got goo...

Letter from the Mint editor: Writing the perfect column

Letter from the Mint editor: Writing the perfect column

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen mint editor

January 17, 2019


Filed under Letters From the Editor, Mint, Showcase

Hello again, Mint reader. I appreciate you taking the time to flip (or scroll, for you tech-savvy folks) to our section. If I’m being honest, I’m not entirely sure how to write a letter from the editor. It was a part of the job I conveniently forgot about until after I was hired, and, well, now...

Letter from the Mint editor: Brush your teeth with Mint, let our content make you ‘woke’

Letter from the Mint editor: Brush your teeth with Mint, let our content make you ‘woke’

EMMA LEDBETTER, Evergreen mint editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Letters From the Editor, Mint

If you’re reading this, you either have nothing better to do with your time than read the ramblings of a crazed college freshman, or you’re my parents. Hi, Mom and Dad. Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Emma Ledbetter and I am the new section editor for Mint. My special skills include being...

Letter from the Mint editor: It’s never a bad idea to culture yourself; goodbye

Letter from the Mint editor: It’s never a bad idea to culture yourself; goodbye

LAUREN ELLENBECKER, Evergreen mint editor

December 10, 2018


Filed under Letters From the Editor, Mint

Here’s my advice to excel in life: culture yourself. Personally, I find it necessary in order to be a decent human being. I’ve been in the process of trying to achieve this and to some degree I have. This is thanks to studying abroad, becoming friends with people around the world and even writing...

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