Making an Impact on Campus

Posted in blog on December 14th, 2016 by .

The Student Association (SA) at Syracuse University was created in 1944 to serve as the liaison between the student body and the university. Each year, SA rolls out a variety of leadership initiatives that confront and improve the student experience at SU. Having been at SU for almost four full years now, I have noticed... Read more

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A New York Times article, a phone call, a wish, and four years later

Posted in blog on October 13th, 2016 by .

There is one wish I made a few years back that, as of late, has bothered me above all others. It was an excruciatingly hot day in the middle of August 2012. The sun was blaring as my dad, stepmom, and I waited in the line of cars swerved around the parking lot adjacent to... Read more

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No Car, No Problem

Posted in blog on October 12th, 2016 by .

There is plenty to do on and off campus at Syracuse. Some activities however, are further away and require the use of a car. The university does not allow freshmen to have cars on-campus, and many upperclassmen, especially those whose hometowns are far away (like me), are also carless. Luckily, there are plenty of alternative... Read more

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Winning Over Your Professors

Posted in blog on September 23rd, 2016 by .

Starting college means getting used to a lot of new things: living in dorms, class lectures, and writing papers worth 30% of your grade. One of the things that can make the adjustment to college easier is developing good relationships with your professors. I’ve come up with a few do’s and don’ts for professor communication... Read more

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Four Years, Four “Houses”, Four Unique Experiences

Posted in blog on September 20th, 2016 by .

Where you live in college plays a big role in making friends and shaping your experience. As a senior, I have now lived in four completely different places, all of which have their own unique perks and quirks. Below is a breakdown of every place I have lived (or currently live) during my years at... Read more

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