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Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

While living in New York City for a summer I attended a taping of NBC's Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. At the show I was given the opportunity to participate in one of their segments, "Battle of the Instant Rappers," where I was given a topic and then 40 minutes before the show to write a rap about it. My topic was, "Breakfast for Dinner." I do not own this video or copyright to any of the content featured within this video. 

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Motivation


'Northwestern's Omar Jimenez is Motivated'

Motivation


'Northwestern's Omar Jimenez is Motivated'

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Northwestern's Omar Jimenez Is Motivated

By Chris Johnson on April 22, 2013

The one-word description Omar Jimenez chose was obvious. He hesitated for a moment, but only to delay the inevitable. He spoke with confidence, conviction, armed with a detailed explanation of why he considers himself, above everything else, “motivated.” But on this day, Jimenez was tired. “All the time,” he says.

It was nearing 9 p.m. on a Thursday night after an exhaustingly hectic week, and Jimenez, a sophomore walk-on on the Northwestern basketball team,  just wants some sleep. 

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Quirky Questions


Quirky Questions With Omar Jimenez, aka OJ Tropicana

Quirky Questions


Quirky Questions With Omar Jimenez, aka OJ Tropicana

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Quirky Questions With Omar Jimenez, aka OJ Tropicana

By April McFadden on October 3, 2012

Omar Jimenez, a Medill sophomore and point guard for Northwestern’s varsity basketball team, moonlights as rapper OJ Tropicana. After his Sept. 28 performance at The Rock, he sat down with The Current to answer some quirky questions.

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My View


My View: Making the jump from high school to college

My View


My View: Making the jump from high school to college

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My View: Making the jump from high school to college

By Omar Jimenez on August 21st, 2012

(CNN) – The time has finally come to venture off to college. The emotional roller coaster of excitement and apprehension is a common theme for students and parents alike.

College is not just a place of higher learning but a preview for the real world. The social and academic environment is completely different from that of high school, making the transition tough for some students. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are five keys to making the jump from high school to college and landing squarely on both feet.

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