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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Why You Don’t Need to Stress About Picking a Major

Posted in blog on November 18th, 2015 by .

When I was applying to colleges, the first question I asked myself was, “What do you see yourself pursuing as a career?” This can be a daunting question, but it is absolutely necessary to think about. However, do not think it is the end of the world if by the time you are in college,... Read more

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Uncertain to Unbelieveable: How I Secured My Dream Research Gig at SU

Posted in blog on November 4th, 2015 by .

Forensic Research

Entering college, I knew I wanted to find some kind of research to get involved with. I was willing to take any research, whether in my field or barely related. I took my first semester to explore, adjust, and figure out how I wanted research to impact my next four years. Second semester, I hit... Read more

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