Monthly Archives: May 2014

It’s Been Real, Farewell PDXSX

As we head towards graduation, we’re finishing up final projects, defending theses, securing job interviews and scouring Craiglist for potential roommates in a city we’ll hopefully end up in. Has anyone else downloaded a bunch of apartment searching apps? This … Continue reading

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Looking Forward: Life as a Freelance Writer

Over the course of my internship, I’ve had the opportunity to converse with many writers who’ve worked as freelancers. Below are some of the best tips they’ve given me. 1. Write whatever people will let you write. One of our … Continue reading

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Woah, practical applications bro!

If you’re anything like me, there have numerous times when you say to yourself, “This class is never going to benefit me in the real world, why do I have to take it?” I’ve noticed that the closer one gets … Continue reading

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Networking

The hardest thing about networking is knowing where to start. After having lunch and talking about my interests with my dad, he gave me an opportunity to network with a friend of his from a nonprofit that works with people … Continue reading

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Life is Your Checklist

Today was a huge day for me: the day I turned in my Honors College thesis. This was the first of two days that I have been anticipating since I applied to the Honors College six years ago (the second … Continue reading

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Making Each Day Count

The last few weeks seemed to have crept up out of nowhere. It seems like we just started this experience not more than a week ago. That being, I feel as if I now understand what my parents meant when they … Continue reading

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Everything is Always Okay

As graduation is rapidly approaching, I’ve found myself getting more and more stressed. To be completely honest, I’ve been a bit of an emotional wreck and it’s left me feeling uneasy…I’ve had a a couple constant “what-ifs” in the back … Continue reading

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