The Freshman Experience (Part 1)

It’s extremely hard to start college with no prior experience. What do the professors expect? What’s class like? How can I still manage to get ‘okay’ grades? So I thought I’d share the experience I had (while I still remembered it). My class lineup for my first semester of freshman year is pretty simple. I

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Acceptance: Finding Family on Campus

Let’s be honest, there’s a lot of strange things happening in the world, and a lot of controversial topics. Allegheny in particular hosts a wide variety of opinions, and it’s hard to always keep up. However, something that this campus seems to really agree on – something that I PERSONALLY agree on – is that

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“Alas, poor Yorick!” And other ways to study

There’s a never-ending supply of work to do at good old ‘Gheny, fear not. But it can be hard to figure out where, when, and with whom you can finish that work. Sure, you can study with your roommate in your shared space, but that can be ultimately unfulfilling after you try to sit up

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The Beginning of an Adventure

You never really know what’s going to happen in your life until it does – or, at least that’s what I’ve learned in the past 18 years on this earth. So what are you supposed to do when you realize something amazing is starting? To put it lightly, I’ve already had quite a few late-nighters

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