It was while I was packing my suitcase the Friday before Thanksgiving, a few hours before I had to leave for the airport, that it hit me: this was the first time in my life that I would be going … Continue reading
I first signed up to cover the Forum for Equality for the News-Letter without knowing exactly what I was getting into. I figured it would be more or less like my other articles thus far: Listen to a talk on … Continue reading
In honor of Thanksgiving, a holiday centered largely around food, I’ve decided to write about some of my favorite places to eat in Baltimore. Granted, I still haven’t been in Baltimore all that long, so the list of restaurants I’ve … Continue reading
This was originally going to be a post about how to avoid stress at Hopkins, but considering the events of the past few days, I thought I’d adapt it into a list of things that we, the Hopkins community, can … Continue reading
I was eating dinner at the FFC the other day when my friend mentioned that, seeing as the semester was already half over, we were 1/16 of the way through our entire college experience. This came as a bit of … Continue reading
October 14, 2016
by Alyssa W.
As a recent high school graduate, I’d say I’m well-suited to reflect on the differences between high school and college. During senior year, I tried to find out everything I could about college life so that I’d be ready once I … Continue reading
September 30, 2016
by Alyssa W.
Falling off an inflatable raft into whitewater rapids for the first time is a mildly terrifying experience. Especially when you’ve just been told that if you stand up in fast-moving water, your foot could get stuck and the current could … Continue reading