Place of Origin: Macon, GA
    Tucker Bedingfield is a senior at Kennesaw State University, studying journalism and emerging media.  She can usually be found buried in her laptop, coffee in hand, or at the local record shop (coffee still in hand). Bedingfield has had a passion for writing since high school and likes to use her writing skills to tell stories of other people. She is a firm believer that everyone has a fascinating story to share, it’s just a matter of asking the right questions. 

What animal would you be, and why? I would be a butterfly. They go through so much growth and change in order to become a beautiful butterfly, and I think that is an integral principle to a person’s wellbeing.

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Combatting the worst wedding crasher: The ‘Rona

Planning a wedding can take a lot of work. There are a lot of things to consider: the venue, food, drink, music, date, time, guest lists, weather and much more. On average, it takes a couple 13 to 18 months to plan a wedding, but it can be much longer. If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that a lot can happen in any given time frame. Like a worldwide pandemic.

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How COVID-19 Impacts Those With HIV

In America, over 1 million people live with HIV. Georgia in particular has been going through an HIV epidemic for quite some time. Since 2018, an HIV epidemic has been the status for Atlanta especially. In fact, according to Emory University, there are locations in the Atlanta area where the HIV rate is six-to-eight percent higher than other cities in the entire country.

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Stuck in the Middle: how Coronavirus Impacted College Students

College students across the country found themselves devastated and quite frankly, ignored. Like many people, their plans were cut short or cancelled altogether. There were no more classes, no formals, no more studying in the library and no graduation. While these all seem minuscule in the grand scheme of things, they were important to the individuals involved.

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How to Support a Sexual Assault Survivor

It is natural to want to give advice, but make sure the power is in their hands. Give advice when it is asked for. Giving advice is okay, but the way it is framed is crucial. Don’t make it seem as if you are giving them orders. Instead, offer suggestions for what they could do next.

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Things To Consider When Deciding Which College To Attend

Choosing a college can be a daunting task. When you’re choosing a college, it’s easy to feel like you’re being pulled in a million different directions, and it can be hard to find a more neutral starting point. Consider the following factors when searching for the right college for you.

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