Why I Choose Carlow?

“I was a fan of Carlow before I could even fully comprehend college and I have the Polaroid somewhere to prove it.” I still remember it like it was yesterday. Little old me jumping up and down on the small dormitory bed in my soft pink nightgown feeling like the coolest kid in the world….

& Presidential Hangover 

On  November 8, 2016 I fell asleep around 10-11 PM after briefly tuning into the election coverage knowing I should’ve continued my Girl Meets World marathon instead. Although I wasn’t ecstatic as I’ve been in the previous presidential elections, I still felt a need to do my civic duty. I vote in every election no…

#FBF College Memories

This is an old piece I found in my Facebook notes. 😊 2011 seems so long ago.   As the end of my senior year slowly creeps upon me, I’m starting to look back at the things college has taught me. So many people convinced me beforehand that college was not the real world but…

& Happy Mon(Daè) 005

Hola peeps! Super tired but it’s Monday again! Life has been a bit busy instead of being in the Lip Sync Battle, I decided to help out at the door by ensure things ran as smoothly as possible and it was a blast! We had a nice turnout and it was a 90’s explosion! Life…

& Direction

Dear High School Senior, You”re probably finished or scheduled your SATs and you’re excited and or nervous about finishing high school. Excited because after twelve years, you’ve finished high school and nervous because you know that you have no idea what’s ahead but you do know everything is going to change. College is cool but it’s…

& Nonfiction Was My Nemesis

“The problem was our parents told us we could be anything and they never told us we couldn’t be everything at once.” — @justdae   Growing up at one point, I wanted to be a singer, then I discovered that I didn’t like singing in front of strangers. Then I wanted to be an actress….

& Throw Back Thursday: Roomie Roulette

In college, I hit the housing lottery. I however, did not always hit the roommate lottery. Sophomore year I moved on campus and my prayers of avoiding a communal bathroom at all costs were answered. I don’t know how I met *Diana but I will never forget this woman. She asked me if I wanted…

&– American Education & Another Impulsive Decision

&– American Education & Another Impulsive Decision   005 Days Until my Driver’s Test Since lately I’ve been full of impulsive decisions like quitting my customer service job I held for five years and dropping out of graduate school after three weeks, I’ve decided that I really want to relocate so I’ve been applying for…

& Dear Self,

Where do I start? So much has changed in the last four years. I’ve grown; I’ve gained friends and lost friends in the midst of it all. I found at who I am and I’ve grown comfortable in my own beautiful skin. College made me stronger, braver, and smarter. I’ve learned just as many valuable…

& I (Heart College)

I (Heart College) [My Top 13 Epic College Moments] College by far is the best four years of your life and anyone who disagrees must have gone out of their way to not make friends. I went to a very small private university known for its small class sizes and Catholic background…I had fun! I…