Rosalinda Rosales

Rosalinda Rosales

Alcuin Intern

Rosalinda Rosales is an Alcuin Intern at Intellectual Takeout and finds time to write in between her duties with the Development Department. She is completing her university studies in Saint Paul, Minnesota. In her spare time she likes discovering local coffee shops, listening to indie folk, and spending time with friends and family.

Recent blog posts by this author

Ortega Y Gassset: Technology Is the Essence of Man

We live in an age of rapid technological change. 20 years ago, someone would have laughed at you if you said you had a mini computer in your pocket. Today, Americans spend an average of 11 hours on their tech per day. Experts predict around 40...

10 Reasons for America’s High Divorce Rate

It’s not news that U.S. divorce rate hovers around 50 percent. It seems more and more that divorce is no longer an anomaly – in fact, it might even be considered a norm. But have you ever wondered why the numbers run so high? According to Human...

Too Busy? You Might Have Action Bias.

The greeting starts out routine. You bump into a friend at the grocery store and they ask how you are. You find yourself thinking you aren’t that busy, at least, not enough to describe how you are. Things have settled down and work and family are...

Five Ways Couples Manage to Kill Love - and How to Avoid Them

Dr. John Buri, author of “How to Love Your Wife,” has an announcement: Love does not commit suicide. Yet we all know that love can die. So how does it get from a thriving, pulsating feeling and action to something as dead as a doornail? Plain and...

Actress: Entitlement is Not the Secret to Success

Once upon a time on a dull afternoon, I consulted my bucket list. The item written, “Be in a play at Guthrie Theatre; any size role will do,” stood out as an interesting option.   I knew such an idea was rather ambitious, as the Guthrie...

Why We Fear (and Crave) Commitment

Recently, I attended my friend’s bachelorette party. It was tasteful compared to typical bachelorette festivities, but one thing kept us talking.   That night, my friend received a plethora of congratulations, too many to count. This...

5 Ways My Life Fell Apart When My Smartphone Broke

You never realize how much you take something for granted until you lose it. I had a rude awakening to this truth when my smartphone decided to go on the blink a few days ago. 1. I was an hour late to work Unaware of the looming fate of my phone...

10 (Unwritten) Rules for Imitating an Accent

I heard a radio advertisement from the local zoo for an Australian Outback exhibit. The narrator spoke in a thick, caricature Aussie accent. It made me wonder: When is it acceptable to imitate an accent, and when is it taboo?   After...

Self Control: The Overlooked Key to Wealth and Health

Experts often tell us that actions are a product of our genetics and environment. Happiness, health, and success correlate with biological or external realities. We can’t escape them, but we must cope with them. Turns out, that’s only part of...

No Trouble For Trudeau?

A report of sexual misconduct involving Canada’s Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, resurfaced after 18 years. It seems to have resulted in a gridlock of political correctness.    You may not have heard about this. It has not been on...

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