My Little Slice of Leuven

For almost 2 months now, I have had the privilege of calling Leuven home. The more time I have spent here, the more I am coming to realize how wonderful this city truly is. This semester, I have been scrolling through social media to see friends studying abroad in much larger cities – Barcelona, London, Edinburgh….

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Being Involved

Over my past three years at Hanover College, I have found one thing incredibly easy on this campus: being involved.  Because we are such a small and close-knit community it is not difficult at all to be involved in student organizations. As a High School student, I found it difficult going to such a large…

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What Classes Should I Take?

Alright, it’s that time of year again. It is time to schedule out my classes for the next school year. This time can be a little stressful, especially if you are trying to juggle a couple of majors or minors at once. At the current moment, I am on the Pre-medical track with a Biology…

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Becoming An Alpha Delta Pi

The day that I’d been anticipating since joining my sorority here at Hanover was the day that I officially became a member and am now able to wear the badge that is our symbol. Leading up to “the big day,” my Big Diamond Sister as well as some other members of my sorority left me presents and…

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My Grass is Green Enough

Sometimes, you feel a little insignificant. If you are like me, you tend to think so hard about life you have an existential crisis because the universe is literally infinite and here I am wondering if pickles and peanut butter are actually a good food combination or if I am just really hungry. I graduated from high school…

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You’re the Best, Budapest

This past weekend, I had the wonderful opportunity to take a trip to Budapest, Hungary. I have a great passion for traveling and exploring new places, so I was extremely excited to visit somewhere new for a couple days. We ended up traveling with a Belgian student who we have become great friends in the short time…

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Life Lessons Realized

I’ve spent a little over a month in Belgium attending the Katholieke University of Leuven and one thing’s for sure – this isn’t Hanover anymore. Within this short month alone I’ve had many realizations about my personal life which include, but isn’t limited to: traveling, living in the moment, cooking, and immersing myself in a…

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Learning To Give Gifts

One of the most amazing things I have done at Hanover so far is join Evil Petting Zoo. No, it is not some cult that meets to discuss and plan events that revolve around creatures that are manic, moody, and chomping at the bit for questionable meet. On second thought, we are that… and more….

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Help! Where do I go?

As a student, there will come a time that your professor assigns a project and you will have no clue what to do or where to start. Especially when it comes time for midterms or finals. But luckily, there’s help. Besides going to your professor for some pointers, going to the Duggan Library is an…

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