Class of 2020 Blog

Posts from the Johns Hopkins Class of 2020


August 15, 2017
by Alyssa W.

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


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

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June 15, 2017
by Katie D.
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Losing someone and trying to learn from it

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


June 14, 2017
by Kaylee Z.
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A Post-Freshmen Year Discovery That Would Have Changed Everything

Packing to go home for the summer was nearly an impossible task. I enlisted two friends to help me out and it literally took hours and hours. I found things in my room that I never knew I had even … Continue reading