Category Archives: Campus Activities

Balance is important!

Happy Friday! Has anyone else felt like they’ve had a ton of work on their plate? I know I have. Mental health and awareness is very important, and something that I have continually tried to balance. Being in my final … Continue reading

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Opportunity Is What Happens While You’re Busy Studying

Well, that title is a little wordy. Basically, earning a degree and working a full time job can bear a heavy load on anyone. Some full-time students even work more than one job to support themselves and thinking about the … Continue reading

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Spirit

On the unique USG campus, there are Hawks, Bulldogs, Bees, Terps, Sea Gulls, Retrievers, and Tigers. With this amount of different representation, one wonders: What is the point of school spirit? Continue reading

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#OccupyLibrary

There are many resources that several students do not take advantage of at the Universities at Shady Grove. For example, filtered water. Is this a big deal to no one else but me? No Maryland swamp water at USG. Some … Continue reading

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Guess who’s BACK

You are going to want to try all the spots around the grove, but at the same time, you will also have to balance your bougie taste with your even less bougie wallet! Regardless of your financial situation, as college students, you gotta eat! Continue reading

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Being an Orientation Leader

Happy Tuesday everyone! I want to apologize for the delay on my blogs, especially to those who read them! I want to start off by talking about the importance of New Student Orientation and finish off with sharing my experience … Continue reading

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Preparing for Peace Corps

THE WAIT IS OVER! I finally received my medical clearance to go work in Cambodia! To those who have been following my blog posts regularly or semi-regularly for the past 2 years or so, you will already know about my passion … Continue reading

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What happened at Graduation

First of, I will like to say congratulations to my peers who will be graduating with me this Spring. It was rough, it was tough, but it was all worth it and I wish you all the best in your … Continue reading

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I WASN’T READY

To be honest, I wasn’t ready for all this. Continue reading

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Endings and Beginnings

It’s mind-blowing to think about, but this will, sadly, be my last blog of the 2016-17 school year here on Around the Grove. Ending the school year is always bittersweet – there’s the relief that you can finally relax, the sense … Continue reading

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