A Little Lesson in Time Management

Time is valuable. This is something that I have been told time and time again throughout my life, but is something that I did not truly understand until my freshman year at Hanover. Two years later, I find the things I learned about time management during my first semester at Hanover valuable as I spend…

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Sacrificing for New Opportunities

Allie Gullett, Carrie Burkhardt, and I (all Hanover College students) send love back to our sorority sisters at Hanover all the way from the Logan Square Fountain in Philadelphia. Sacrifice — the act giving up something for a cause or in order to gain something else. We have all continuously made sacrifices throughout our lives,…

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And the internship search begins…

There are many reasons I chose to spend a semester at The Philadelphia Center (TPC). It’s unique in that it offers students the opportunity to gain hands on experience through an internship in the city — that’s what originally attracted me to the program. Let me share with you the process I experienced this past…

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Find Your Place…

With two classes now in full swing, and having to research and interview for internships, this week has been very busy and I have had to learn how to balance my time between  schoolwork, housework, enjoying the city and everything in between. Whenever I began to feel a little overwhelmed this week, I couldn’t help…

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It's all about the Experience…

Going to different orientation meetings at The Philadelphia Center, I learned that the faculty here stresses the importance of experiential learning, something we also focus on at Hanover. This concept suggests that it is important to study in the classroom, but just as important to get hands on experience. Doing this makes it possible to…

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Am I on Vacation?

Greetings from Philadelphia! Today was the day of travels, and I have finally made it safe and sound to the “big city.” So far everything has gone very smoothly and easy to navigate, but the only problem is that I don’t feel like I am at school; I feel like I am on vacation. To…

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Goodbye Summer, Hello Philadelphia!

Three months ago, I began my last week of my sophomore Spring Term, and I looked forward to the summer months that were ahead of me. It is now hard to believe that the summer I looking forward to was already here and is about to be gone. I spent the majority of my summer…

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