Tag Archives: the Universities at Shady Grove

Re-cap of USG’s Open House

This past weekend was a memorable one for me as I had the privilege of attending the USG Open House on Saturday, as a student ambassador! After two years of holding virtual open houses, I knew that this year’s event … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Campus Activities, Life at USG | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Fall Fest

Fall is one of the best seasons of the year. The crisp leaves changing colors, seasonal drinks, and watching scary movies are one of the few things that set the tone for the spirit of fall. On November 3, the … Continue reading

Posted in Campus Activities, Life at USG, Student Event | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Where Do You Focus Best?

Where do you find yourself when you know you need to be productive? Are you home in your room, dining table, or office? Or do you lean more towards quiet libraries? How about coffee shops? I have classmates and friends … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Starting Anew

Change can be scary at times. When we have established a plan for our lives such as which university to attend which career path to work in, and even whether we want a lifelong partner and start a family, we … Continue reading

Posted in Life at USG, students | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Homestead Farm

Acres and acres of apple trees greeted me as I drove down the rocky old backroad to Homestead Farm. Every once in a while, a toddler would waddle out of the trees and wave at the passing cars, or an … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Frequent Flier FAQ: Advice I Wish I Had Before Flying This Year

This summer, I have tried to fly four times total; only one of those flights has gone off without a hitch. That flight was perfect. The plane was quiet, the flight was smooth, and I didn’t have anyone trying to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Making (And Keeping) New Friends

Nothing kills your social life like a two-year global pandemic. Not only was it virtually impossible to meet new people, but keeping up with existing friends could at times be an emotionally exhausting task. Can anyone else relate? The good … Continue reading

Posted in Campus Activities, Life at USG, students | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

5 Ways to “Get Yourself Out There”

Have you ever been in a rut in life, and someone tells you to just “get yourself out there?” What does that even mean? As we’re still grappling with the pandemic, many of us continue to feel isolated and scared … Continue reading

Posted in Campus Activities, Fitness & Wellness, students, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Failed Internship Applications

The amount of internships I have applied for and either been ignored or rejected is comical. I have felt like I am not worthy of those internships and that there is always someone better. Well though there may be someone … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Life at USG, students | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spark of Spring

I have a flower in my office, or at least I did. When I brought it in back in February, I was so proud of it. The small buds it had just sprouted had just began to grow, just began … Continue reading

Posted in Fitness & Wellness, Life at USG, students | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment