Now that I have completed my law school application process, received responses from every school that I have applied to, and paid my seat deposits, a heavy load has been lifted from my tired shoulders. I have been accepted to several schools, something that I didn’t know was possible last year, and I am no […]

  I think a lot of people are so quick to cut relationships out of their lives, that they do not give them a chance to grow. I think people in society are training themselves to be immune to pain caused my others, or at least making themselves believe that they are immune to pain […]

I am beginning a blog series called “Expectation VS. Reality: First Generation College Student Edition”. Consider this blog in a brief introduction to the series. Being a first generation college student teaches students more than just what they learn in the classroom. I think a lot of first generation college students are pushed in the […]

I have composed a list of my favorite assigned readings as an English major. I did not include any of the interesting written works I’ve read post-grad. The compositions on this list range from 10th-century plays written in Old English to 21st century theoretical essays. I enjoyed reading each of these works for different reasons. […]

I’m going to travel back one year to when I was an undergraduate student. My schedule changed drastically during my junior and senior year of undergrad but three things remained the same: I was a full-time student (taking at least five classes), I worked approximately 20 hours a week and I participated in collegiate track […]

Just hearing or reading the word “networking” makes my heart beat faster. I used to hate the concept of networking. Why couldn’t I just stay at home and rely on merit to get me through the door? I learned that while merit gets people acknowledged and is an indicator of one’s future performance, building lasting […]

One of the major themes for my blog is self-confidence and self-love. As I’ve stated in other blogs, I am working toward improving my overall self confidence. Today I’ve created a short list of things that I do to improve my self confidence. Hopefully this list encourages girls working toward similar goals. Make a List […]