Category Archives: Rachel Savasuk

Practicing What We Preach by Rachel Savasuk

When I first started here at Auburn University I wrote a blog about long distance relationships¬†– I had just moved 7 hours away from my boyfriend and it was tough. In my blog I busted some typical myths and beliefs … Continue reading

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Put your dukes down: Fighting fair in your romantic relationship by Rachel Savasuk

In my last blog I talked about the difficulties I was facing in my long-distance relationship and provided some tips that I found to be especially helpful for its success. One of the points that I really emphasized was the … Continue reading

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Distance Makes the Heart Grow Fonder: Truth or Myth?

When I received my acceptance letter to begin the doctoral program at Auburn University, I was over the moon. I had recently finished my thesis and was ready to start a new chapter in my life, and then I met … Continue reading

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