Class of 2020 Blog

Posts from the Johns Hopkins Class of 2020

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January 3, 2017
by Kaylee Z.
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My New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

My New Year’s Resolutions every year sound pretty much the same: get good grades, eat healthier, go to the gym more, sleep earlier, stop procrastinating…you know, those typical goals that everyone has. But I feel different about my resolutions for 2017. Ever … Continue reading

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December 31, 2016
by Kaylee Z.
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On the Most Glorious B- of My Life

It was 6 pm. It was the second day of my winter break internship at the National Institutes of Health. I was just getting ready to pack up and go home when it happened–my computer beeped and I got the … Continue reading

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December 30, 2016
by Jenna M.
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2016.

New Year’s is around the corner and, you’ve guessed it: that makes it that special time of year to be oddly reflective and introspective. Around the world, people are opening a journal for the first time, or reminiscing through iPhone photographs … Continue reading

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December 19, 2016
by Jenna M.
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What I Learned in My First Semester (besides actual academic types of things)

115 days, 5 classes, and 1 new city later, and I am finally finished with my first semester at Hopkins. It is truly amazing how much a life can change in such short period of time. In some respects I often felt … Continue reading

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December 8, 2016
by Jack G.
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12/11/15

To prospective students anxiously awaiting next Friday, good luck. One year ago, I was in your shoes, and I still have a very vivid memory of my own Early Decision release day—Friday, December 11, 2015. In a (probably vain) attempt … Continue reading

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December 2, 2016
by Kaylee Z.
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On Loving the Challenge

I recently watched Charlie Day’s commencement address at Merrimack College. I don’t know how I stumbled upon it, probably in a video clip on Facebook, and I don’t even really care about Charlie Day (I’ve never watched It’s Always Sunny in … Continue reading

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November 30, 2016
by Katie D.
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Ten Things I’m Thankful For at Hopkins

1. The Baltimore food scene Well I wrote over a thousand words on food in Baltimore for my last blog, so for specifics head there. But the amazing diversity of flavors in Baltimore can keep you exploring for years, or … Continue reading