Day in the Life | LSE Edition

Lent Term Tuesdays are the busiest days I've had since high school. My days are so long, it's feels like a whole week has gone by at the end of it. I tend to think of this as my Thursday because most of the week is over by the end of it! 6am - wake up … Continue reading Day in the Life | LSE Edition

2018 | Year in Review

January I spent almost all of January at home doing very little. At the end of 2017, I had applied for a few graduate programs in the UK, so it was a waiting game. At the very end of the month and on the first day of my final Smith semester, I found out that … Continue reading 2018 | Year in Review

My senior year – how time flies

I planned to write a piece talking about the beginning of my senior year, but here we are. I am halfway through my final year of college. Smith has a really great housing system in which we live in communities rather than dorms. Each house is self-governed, and we have a plethora of singles available. … Continue reading My senior year – how time flies

My First Time (Running a Half Marathon)

A small Everest: the 1st Annual Cambridge Half Marathon Cambridge, MA Approaching the training for my first half marathon was tricky. I was in season which meant that I had 6-8 workouts a week that were dictated for me, and any kind of distance running would be completely auxiliary to my current training plan. While … Continue reading My First Time (Running a Half Marathon)

Contemplating my impending Japanese home stay

I'm leaving for Japan in less than a week's time. After a couple of days of orientation, I will be living with a new family each week for the month that I'm there. The closest I've come to doing a homestay is staying in a shared Airbnb. We have been told they will be proving … Continue reading Contemplating my impending Japanese home stay