Author Archives: Sumaira

About Sumaira

Hello, My name is Sumaira Ahmed and I am a student at University of Maryland College Park. My major is Communication. In addition to that I am a mom of two beautiful kids,1 cockatoo and 4 parakeets and a wife. To peruse my degree in Communication is a dream come true and I hope it helps me open many doors to a new kind of exciting work later on.

Graduation is comin’!

Hiya! This is the last blog of the semester and I get to write it! I have been following all other bloggers at Universities at Shady Grove website, who are sharing their experiences of this semester and getting geared up … Continue reading

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Watch and learn!

Being a Communications major, I am learning about social media. The big five of social media sites i.e Facebook, twitter, Instagram and Snapchat, Youtube are something we cannot live without. Social media has given its users a voice, and existence … Continue reading

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Networking and you

I am spending a lot of times looking for internship these days and I have to admit its quite a daunting task. USG career and Internship center (CSIC) has been playing an important role in helping me apply for various … Continue reading

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Let’s intern!

Spring break is approaching, but I am not kidding, when I am saying it’s been quite busy last couple of weeks. I will be graduating after fall semester and I want to do an internship. USG career and internship center(CISC)  … Continue reading

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Reading for pleasure!

  Sounds like a dream for us readers! especially during the semester, when I am bombarded with loads of assignments, projects and text book reading. I love my Major, so I would not complain much about text book reading. Those … Continue reading

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Looking through rose colored glasses!

Valentine’s Day! the most romantic day of  the year! spring in the air, smiles on faces, and young lovers uniting over the most fragrance filled day wearing their rosy colored glasses. Okay STOP! This is  is how we think its … Continue reading

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A trip down the memory lane!

Seriously! where did all my holidays go? As much as I am looking forward to an exciting new semester, I can’t help but smile for my last winter holidays. I did’t take any winter classes and so I am joining … Continue reading

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Definitely binge worthy!

Fall semester is wrapping up and like the last few years it is that time of the year where the joy of finishing up exams, merges with the happiness, anxiety, excitement, traffic jams, nostalgia, failing family recipes, pumpkin spice latte … Continue reading

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Capture the Holidays!

The end of the semester is approaching, and I can’t wait to take a break and get into the holiday festivities. Besides spending time with my family and decorating my house for the holidays,my favorite part of holidays is seeing … Continue reading

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Friendsgiving

Are you ready for this week’s festivities? Thanksgiving is next week and being a college student for a few years now, I have discovered the annual tradition of ‘Friendsgiving’. Friendsgiving is actually celebrated the weekend or Wednesday before the actual … Continue reading

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