A Tradition

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I unabashedly love Shonda Rhimes. Okay, so if you know even a little bit about the glorious, empowered genius that is Shonda, you probably think I’m crazy for loving her. I mean people across the world credit their craziness and emotional distress to her dramatic TV shows and her heartbreaking ability to somehow know and […]

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The Official™ List

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Well, it’s here! T-minus one week until orientation and I’m here thinking about this moment just about three years ago. I was anxious, having not packed, and was sitting amongst piles of JHU lists and Buzzfeed lists and older-sister-generated-lists, hoping that I had all the necessities for dorm life. I didn’t feel bad about piling […]

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Moving Forward

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Today, May 18, 2016, marked the Commencement of the Class of 2016. Every year, graduation is special—it’s great to see friends and familiar faces from campus getting the chance to celebrate their victories and accomplishments from their time on campus. This year though, as I opened snap-chats, liked Instagram pictures and read our own SAAB […]

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Keepin’ it Real

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A couple of weeks ago I wrote a post about how much I love the organized trips we take with the Hopkins in Madrid program, because of the different aspects of culture we’re exposed to. I also—the big nerd that I am—admitted that one of my favorite parts of the program is how we’re constantly […]

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Homebody

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Hopkins is home because of the people. Almost immediately, I made friends that I knew I would have for the rest of my life. On top of finding another family, at Hopkins I met a student body that was unique, passionate, and driven and within that group was able to find smaller communities that shared […]

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