*originally posted on 8/19/2016 on ohcaroline.weebly.com* A year and a half ago I cried when I realized I missed the application deadline for an internship with the state department. It had been marked in my planner for months after one of my favorite professors encouraged me to apply. It would give me a chance to … More Moving forward & looking back.
After you decide to study abroad, packing up for the trip can be a bit of a beast! I still struggle with making smart decisions when packing (4 lipsticks when I typically wear none..why not? maybe I will in Europe! (I didn’t)), BUT I do have some solid items I know now were literal saviors and some that were extra pounds in my suitcase. Here are my picks and skips for study abroad! … More Study Abroad Essentials: What to Pack & What to Ditch!
My goals were the ultimate perfectionist dream- with no room for error and certainly no room for any one else taking control. Although there were many of these goals, I’d like to focus on one that has been the most trying for me to overcome in my transition from high school to college: make a best friend. Seems attainable enough, right? Wrong. I didn’t want any old best friend; I wanted the best friend… … More HERE I STAND WITH OPEN ARMS: ONE TRACK MIND PART I