Growing Pains

Growing Pains

Ah, post-grad life. The summer (or whatever period of time) after graduating from college is such a weird time. You are thrust into the adult world. You might have an idea of what to expect, but once you're out in the real world, you realize you couldn't have anticpiated all of this. Once the joy [...]

Senior Year Part One Reflection

Senior Year Part One Reflection

I'm now halfway through my senior year, with one more semester to get through before entering the real world and paying off student loans until I'm 40. Really though, this past semester challenged me in many ways, and I'm definitely a different person coming out on the other side. I feel like this semester was [...]

Start Taking Sexual Assault Survivors Seriously

Start Taking Sexual Assault Survivors Seriously

TW: sexual assault I've been seeing this quote around that describes how some, when a woman comes forward with her story of sexual assault, say "but that was in the past!" or "we shouldn't blame someone for something they did when they were younger!" But when a woman comes forward saying she was recently sexually [...]

Keeping Your Dorm Room Organized

Keeping Your Dorm Room Organized

Organization skills are vital once you get to college, and can be used in all parts of life. Being organized helps prevent over-scheduling in life in general, but it's also important to have good organization skills in your dorm room. Especially since dorm rooms are typically small, good storage is important. So I've rounded up [...]

Reflecting on This Summer

Reflecting on This Summer

Looking back, this summer has been a good one. It was definitely a learning experience, where I found out more about myself and what's important to me, as well as learning what I need to improve on. First, this summer helped me learn more about being a *real* adult. I bought my first car, and [...]