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About mimi2491

I am a first-generation Immigrant from Pakistan and I am a senior at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. I am currently taking classes at the Universities of Shady Grove. My major is History with a minor in Public History. I am passionate about the history field and I particularly focus on history through Global or World History perspective. After obtaining my bachelors, I will be applying for a Masters program in History. My career goal is to either teach history or work in a Museum, where I can use my knowledge of history to better my community.

Winter Break: My Study Abroad Trip to Denmark

This winter break, I had the privilege to leave the United States and fly across the continent to a small country in Europe called, Denmark. As a student with UMBC, I decided to apply for the study abroad program to … Continue reading

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How to De-stress During Finals Week

Finals are just around the corner, not to mention the multiple amounts of assignments, final projects, papers and exams to complete–all crammed into a relatively short amount of time. Let’s not forget that there is also high levels of anxiety … Continue reading

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Why is Mental Health so Important?

Have you had thoughts where you just didn’t “feel right” and aren’t sure why or your thoughts, feelings or behaviors are starting to affect your life at home, school or friends? Or maybe you are unable to cope with the … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Getting Involved on Campus

What are the benefits of getting involved on your campus, you say? Being a leader and role model to your peers, making a difference in your community, discovering your strengths and passion, and a bonus to building your resume. You … Continue reading

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