” ¡Sí se puede!” Sophie shouted, ” ¡Sí se puede!” As the crowd chanted on and on, with each “¡Sí se puede!” getting faster and faster, louder and louder. I felt like I was in this sea of encouragement and … Continue reading
Well, it’s over. Two days ago, Spring semester started and my six-week Winter break finally came to a close. One of the most under-the-radar differences about Hopkins is the fact that our semesters are 13 weeks, rather than the normal … Continue reading
There is nothing more frightening to a young child than a mother’s absence. Where did she go? How long will she be gone? Five minutes? Forever? Who will keep me safe? I remember my first days of kindergarten, feeling alone … Continue reading
January 24, 2017
by Jenna M.
Every year, we look forward to winter break. It is the perfect mix of the excitement of holidays and the freedom of no school for 10 days. In college, this perfect little mix does not go away; instead, it increases dramatically. … Continue reading
Today it was 80 degrees in Florida and 40 less degrees in Baltimore. I’m happy to be back and learn how to survive my first real winter. In Florida, buying any type of jacket other than the occasional hoodie seemed … Continue reading
After a long week of finals, it was an amazing feeling to get off the plane at PBI and feel the heat and humidity of home hit me as I walked out to short term parking with my parents last … Continue reading
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
Thanksgiving is easily one of my favorite holidays. It is literally a holiday centered around food: what’s there not to like? Every year I look forward to Thanksgiving, but this year I was more excited than ever. This year meant … Continue reading
Ever since I can remember Thanksgiving has been spent with my cousin’s family. It’s usual get together, eat until we can barely move, play games, watch football, and just have a great time. This year I was expecting the same … Continue reading
November 22, 2016
by Jonah K.
I’m a West Coast guy. I was born and raised in Los Angeles, and lived their for the first 18 years of my life. But rather than go home for the week of Thanksgiving break that Hopkins so generously bestows … Continue reading