Whether you like it or not, the story to this campaign is historic. As a young woman who was raised mainly in an extremely conservative family, I’ve found my own path down the “center aisle” of republicans and democrats over time. No, I was not thrilled with our choices. Honestly, I voted for Bernie in the… Continue reading Why I Hope We Make History
The day arrives. 🎓 You’ve made it! Whether it took four years, 5.25 years, or three different schools, the degree you spent all those hours in the library for is yours. When you get that diploma in the mail, holding it in your hand feels like you’ve got the world at your fingertips. From this moment on, everything… Continue reading What No One Tells You About College Graduation
I’ve spent the last forty-five minutes in tears over people I’ve never met. Over people I may never meet. We do, however, have one thing in common. We’re Americans. We live in a country where, just three days ago, we were drinking and saying “cheers to the greatest country in the world”. Don’t get me… Continue reading Where is the Love?
My alarm blared at 6am – way too early for a Saturday morning. I grumbled, probably smashed the snooze button a time or two, and slowly made my way to the shower. I had less than two hours before I was taking the SATs. Within minutes, that test would be the last thing on my… Continue reading Year Five Without Him
Greek Life: Everyone’s got opinions. Since the start of my college career, this was mine: “Just no”. I had no interest, I didn’t care for it… But I also had no clue. When I heard about Kappa Delta coming to UNCW’s campus, my first thought was: “GIRL SCOUT COOKIES”. Girl Scouts of America is one of Kappa… Continue reading I Did It For My Resume
I struggle up our single flight of stairs as I return from a late and stressful bartending shift. Fumbling for my keys, I stumble through the door and make a beeline for my queen-size, pillow-top mattress. As I’m greeted by 25 pounds of fur, charging at me with a fierce desire for attention, I notice… Continue reading Life Doesn’t Stop For Anybody
Have you ever Googled your ideal career? If not, do it. It’s about to scare the living shit out of you (unless of course, if you want to be an Anesthesiologist, Lawyer, or Brain Surgeon – then this will not apply to you). I’m in my third year of University, working towards a Bachelor’s Degree.… Continue reading The Impending Future