Class of 2020 Blog

Posts from the Johns Hopkins Class of 2020


September 24, 2017
by Lauren P.

Back at It

Today marks 1 month since I’ve been back at Hopkins, and it’s already going so fast! After a couple relaxing weeks home, I came back to campus early to help with freshman move-in, and got to relax a bit during … Continue reading


August 23, 2017
by Kaylee Z.
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On Going Blonde, Self-Discovery, and New Beginnings

First, I want to address the blonde. It was a complete accident, and quite the tragedy at first. I went to my usual hairstylist, Jackie, who I had been trusting with my hair (and what feels like my life) for years. … Continue reading


August 15, 2017
by Alyssa W.
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1000 Sandwiches

On Monday, August 7, CCO, the company I’m interning for, held it’s first ever Sandwich-a-Thon. For one hour, all the employees went down to the conference room and worked in teams to make as many peanut butter and jelly sandwiches … Continue reading


August 12, 2017
by Lauren P.
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Dorm Do’s and Don’ts

Some of my fondest memories of the summer before I came to Hopkins are the hours I spent meticulously planning out my freshman dorm decor. I can’t say how many times my mom and I walked through Target looking at … Continue reading


July 19, 2017
by Jenna M.
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Life Lessons From Ten-Year-Olds

This summer, I’m a day camp counselor for a group of 10-year-olds. Does this have anything to do with my major? Nope. Is this giving me hands-on experience for my future job? Definitely not. But am I learning, experiencing new things, and … Continue reading


July 18, 2017
by Alyssa W.
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What I’m doing this summer

For the past month I’ve been working at a medical education company in Virginia called Clinical Care Options as an editorial intern. It’s my first real nine-to-five, business-casual office job, where I have my own desk and computer and everything. … Continue reading

July 17, 2017
by Lauren P.
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They say the best way to make sure you accomplish your goals is to write them down, right? So, that’s what I’ll be doing for today’s blog. I’ve always been a very goal oriented person, and the satisfaction of checking … Continue reading