As my friends have constantly been updating me on their bounty of adventures this summer through Snapchat, I have spent the last month and a half doing Organic Chemistry and Physics and internally crying my way through this “break”. In … Continue reading
June 17, 2017
by Varun K.
This weekend I got the chance to head down to Camden Yards and watch the Baltimore Orioles take on the St. Louis Cardinals. It was a great time with great company, but I couldn’t help but compare it to my … Continue reading
I’m leaving for the summer in exactly one week. By 12 pm next Friday, I will have packed up my things, cleaned out my drawers and cabinets, and left Wolman Hall for the last time. Never to sleep in my … Continue reading
Last semester, I decided to write about one of my true passions, something I pursued in earnest the minute I stepped onto campus: collecting free T-shirts. I’ve expanded my collection considerably since then, adding shirts and tanks at every opportunity … Continue reading
Stefano drops back to pass, he scans the field looking for an open target, he pumps once, pumps again, he sees Varun streak open from the corner of his eye and he fires a dart in his direction. Varun reaches … Continue reading
My fingers were shaking as I plodded backwards step by step, carefully planning out my sentences with each awkward, choppy movement I took. I spoke with an aire of nervousness, often stumbling over my words (and my feet) and spitting … Continue reading
The first Friday night my best friends, Erika and Nita, and I hung out. On our way back from a party, we went to Insomnia Cookies and then headed towards the beach where we laid down a towel and just … Continue reading
Today, I checked my J-card app and discovered I’ve only used 4 meal swipes this week. Since Sunday, I have only been to the FFC and/or used Meals-in-a-Minute 4 times. That number surprised me, since way back at the beginning … Continue reading
February 17, 2017
by Alyssa W.
Now that I’m away at college, I no longer see my mom every single day. This means that we’ve been texting each other a lot more often. Most of our conversations are pretty routine–she’ll ask how everything is going, I’ll … Continue reading
Now that Intersession has ended, the new semester is in full swing. I was lucky enough to get into all the classes I registered for, and so far, I am loving all my classes. This first week has been a bit … Continue reading