Category Archives: Life at USG

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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Being Grateful in an Ungracious World…

Why do we forget about being grateful? I think it is because it’s easy to focus on what we don’t have or where we are lacking. I also think it is normal to think that we always need to be … Continue reading

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Link it up!

  The impact of social media is immense and this is where LinkedIn comes in. LinkedIn.com is a website where one can market themselves to potential employer and where professional networking takes place digitally. As digital space is getting more … Continue reading

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Achieving Empowerment with Rehab 2 Perform

According to the American Physical Therapy Association, or APTA, the vision statement for the profession of physical therapy is to, “Transform society by optimizing movement to improve the human experience.” There is one physical therapy organization which has made this … Continue reading

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We could all use a laugh!

It’s the first of the month – happy November! November means we have finally entered the holiday season. Thanksgiving is exactly 3 weeks away, Christmas is 8, and 2019 is 9 weeks away. Oh and there’s roughly a month and … Continue reading

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Vote Today! Shape Tomorrow

EARLY VOTING IS STILL TAKING PLACE! Students from the Universities at Shady Grove are encouraged to visit an early voting location until November 1st until 8PM. If you or anyone you know needs help voting there are plenty of resources … Continue reading

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Happy October!

Hello, and happy Saturday! I am excited to join the bloggers at ‘Around the Grove’ section. It seems like summer is far behind us, with weather being chilly since last week. I can already see the colors of the leaves … Continue reading

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Diversity and Inclusivity with Capoeira

Promoting diversity and inclusivity are two core values shared by both my home institution, Salisbury University, and also The Universities at Shady Grove. According to the mission statement of The Universities at Shady Grove, “USG embraces its responsibility to provide … Continue reading

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White Noise Resources – for studying, writing and gaming

The Universities at Shady Grove is a place focused on academic achievement. You’re here to study and learn – but sometimes you just can’t force yourself to stare at your textbook for hours on end, not without some help. Some … Continue reading

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After the Exams

Photo From Flickr For many, exams are just around the corner or have just finished. To everyone, congratulations! Whether you are in the middle of studying or are finally able to relax, you have worked incredibly hard. For me, this … Continue reading

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