It’s officially fall. The temperature’s dropping, pumpkin spice lattes are back at Starbucks, and I’ve gotten used to the routine of a new semester. Life has been so busy and fast-paced lately that I haven’t had time to step back … Continue reading
Nothing is better than the smell of chocolate chip pancakes in the morning. I mean it. If you don’t believe me go grab a box of Bisquick, a packet of chocolate chips, and a griddle….the moment those bad boys hit … Continue reading
September 25, 2017
by Kaylee Z.
Sometimes, when you work so hard to achieve something, after you finally attain it, the achievement doesn’t feel that big or great anymore. It simply becomes a part of your regular life. That’s kind of how sophomore year started for … Continue reading
It’s hard to believe it’s already been four weeks since I gathered up all my belongings and headed back to Homewood. This semester has definitely been flying by, probably because—at least relative to my previous two and next three semesters—it’s … Continue reading
So Florida is the state where the rest of the nation goes to visit, or retire, depending on how long their stay is. But where do us natives go to get away? The secret is that the best beaches are … Continue reading
If there’s one thing that Hopkins certainly doesn’t lack, it’s introductory Math and Physics courses. There are multiple levels of every class from Calculus I to Differential Equations, some focused on biology applications, some on engineering, and some Honors level … Continue reading
July 10, 2017
by Kaylee Z.
Self-love was never something I felt like I actually needed to actively work on. I mean, I genuinely liked myself. Wasn’t that enough? When I got to Hopkins, I was filled with the utmost pride to be going to my … Continue reading
“Hey, want to go to Yosemite tomorrow?” There’s a short list of things I expect to hear when I pick up a phone call from a friend at 9:30 am on a Monday morning – an invitation to go to … Continue reading
I always expected summer break to be different. I pictured myself running through some magical, flowery field after being set free from finals. I expected to finally have the time to reconnect with friends after the long semester that made … 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