Monthly Archives: October 2012

Where do I belong?

This whole experience has got me thinking a lot lately. Is this really for me? Throughout my four years of college I worked hard to get where I am today. Stressed over grammar, AP style, and campaigns for different clients. … Continue reading

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Competition?

  Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught. Oscar Wilde  Thousands of dollars in debt, hours of studying, declining party invitations are just some … Continue reading

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It’s About Who Knows You

Growing up, my dad always told me life was about relationships and experiences. In college it’s easy to grasp the meaning of that idea. College is all about meeting new people and having the freedom to experience life in a … Continue reading

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Learning How to Say No

I am the type of person who doesn’t have the heart to say no to someone. This got me in trouble with boys in middle school and it’s getting me in trouble at work now. Not the ‘talk with principal’ … Continue reading

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Check Your Emotions at the Door

Every job or career is going to have it’s challenges, and we often focus a good amount of our college careers on trying to understand and prepare for some of those challenges. We are often tested on topics like, “What should … Continue reading

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Reality Check…

I was sixteen years old and I had already figured it out. I wanted to be a journalist. I became obsessed with all things news and made it my business to know what was happening around the world and in … Continue reading

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Check, Double-Check, Then Check Again

Honestly, the most exciting part of my week was catching an almost-embarrassing factual error in a magazine feature story. It was fact-checking gold. “Oh, there’s no hyphen in your last name? It’s all one word?” Jackpot. Besides the fact that … Continue reading

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