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Card 0: The Graduate Student
0: The Graduate Student / The Fool
UPRIGHT: Beginnings, innocence, spontaneity, a free spirit

REVERSED: Holding back, recklessness, risk-taking
Card 1: The President
1: The President / The Magician
UPRIGHT: Manifestation, resourcefulness, power, inspired action

REVERSED: Manipulation, poor planning, untapped talents
Card 2: The Archivist
2: The Archivist / The High Priestess
UPRIGHT: Intuition, sacred knowledge, divine feminine, the subconscious mind

REVERSED: Secrets, disconnected from intuition, withdrawal and silence
Card 3: The Arboretum
3: The Arboretum / The Empress
UPRIGHT: Femininity, beauty, nature, nurturing, abundance

REVERSED: Creative block, dependence on others
Card 4: The Head Coach
4: The Head Coach / The Emperor
UPRIGHT: Authority, establishment, structure, a father figure

REVERSED: Domination, excessive control, lack of discipline, inflexibility
Card 5: The Department Admin
5: The Department Admin / The Hierophant
UPRIGHT: Spiritual wisdom, religious beliefs, conformity, tradition,institutions

REVERSED: Personal beliefs, freedom, challenging the status quo
Card 6: The Cohort
6: The Cohort / The Lovers
UPRIGHT: Love, harmony, relationships, values alignment, choices

REVERSED: Self-love, disharmony, imbalance, misalignment of values
Card 7: The Side Gig
7: The Side Gig / The Chariot
UPRIGHT: Control, willpower, success, action, determination

REVERSED: Self-discipline, opposition, lack of direction
Card 9: The ABD
9: The ABD / The Hermit
UPRIGHT: Soul-searching, introspection, being alone, inner guidance

REVERSED: Isolation, loneliness, withdrawal
Card 10: The Job Market
10: The Job Market / The Wheel of Fortune
UPRIGHT: Good luck, karma, life cycles, destiny, a turning point

REVERSED: Bad luck, resistance to change, breaking cycles
Card 11: The DEI Committee
11: The DEI Committee / Justice
UPRIGHT: Justice, fairness, truth, cause and effect, law

REVERSED: Unfairness, lack of accountability, dishonesty
Card 12: The Adjunct
12: The Adjunct / The Hanged Man
UPRIGHT: Pause, surrender, letting go, new perspectives

REVERSED: Delays, resistance, stalling, indecision
Card 13: The Alt-Ac
13: The Alt-Ac / Death
UPRIGHT: Endings, change, transformation, transition

REVERSED: Resistance to change, personal transformation, inner purging
Card 14: The Assistant Professor
14: The Assistant Professor / Temperance
UPRIGHT: Balance, moderation, patience, purpose

REVERSED: Imbalance, excess, self-healing, re-alignment
Card 15: The Board of Regents
15: The Board of Regents / The Devil
UPRIGHT: Shadow self, attachment, addiction, restriction, sexuality


REVERSED: Releasing limiting beliefs, exploring dark thoughts, detachment
Card 16: Interlibrary Loan
16: Interlibrary Loan / The Tower
UPRIGHT: Sudden change, upheaval, chaos, revelation, awakening

REVERSED: Personal transformation, fear of change, averting disaster
Card 17: The Union
17: The Union / The Star
UPRIGHT: Hope, faith, purpose, renewal, spirituality

REVERSED: Lack of faith, despair, self-trust, disconnection
Card 18: The Spousal Hire
18: The Spousal Hire / The Moon
UPRIGHT: Illusion, fear, anxiety, subconscious, intuition

REVERSED: Release of fear, repressed emotion, inner confusion
Card 19: The Undergrad
19: The Undergrad / The Sun
UPRIGHT: Positivity, fun, warmth, success, vitality

REVERSED: Inner child, feeling down, overly optimistic
Card 20: The Defense
20: The Defense / Judgement
UPRIGHT: Judgement, rebirth, inner calling, absolution

REVERSED: Self-doubt, inner critic, ignoring the call
Card 21: Commencement
21: Commencement / The World
UPRIGHT: Completion, integration, accomplishment, travel

REVERSED: Seeking personal closure, short-cuts, delays

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