Tag Archives: University of Maryland
USG International Night 2020 Vlog
Hey Everyone, On Thursday, February 20, 2020, USG International students, staff, and others from the community came together to celebrate their beautiful culture with different offerings like cultural food, performances, and showed their cultural clothing. As a student from a … Continue reading
My First Real-life Nursing Job…
This summer, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to work as a nurse extern at Washington Adventist Hospital (WAH) in Takoma Park, Maryland. First of all, what the heck is an externship? Apparently, an externship is shorter than an … Continue reading
Posted in Academics, Uncategorized, Work Experience Tagged mentor, nurse extern, nursing school, UMB School of Nursing, University of Maryland, USG 3 Comments
Drones Pt. 2 + Film Festival!
Check out my last blog post where I talked about how I got a cool opportunity to try out a DJI Mavic Drone! I was able to piece together another drone video with some different shots. Check it out down … Continue reading
Posted in Academics, Campus Activities, Life at USG Tagged commpetition, Communication, drone, Film Festival, University of Maryland Leave a comment
Tips and a tutorial for using Adobe Spark!
Happy Fri-yay! Today I want to share a quick tutorial and tips for using Adobe Spark! Spark is an application that allows you to create pages, posts, and videos. This can be accessed from Adobe Creative Suite on your laptop … Continue reading
Tips for using Adobe InDesign CC + Creating a resume!
Welcome back to campus and my series! I really enjoy writing pieces for this series because I enjoy design. I really hope some of my tips have been useful for others! Check here to read my first two blogs in … Continue reading
Tips for using Adobe Illustrator CC
The second part of my series is here! Tips for using Adobe Illustrator CC. You can check out the first post I made about Tips for using Adobe Photoshop CC here. Illustrator is another component of Adobe Creative Suite. This … Continue reading
Posted in Academics, Campus Activities, Work Experience Tagged adobe, Art, Communication, illustrator, Marketing, series, Technology, tips and tricks, University of Maryland, USG 1 Comment
November is national scholarship month!
I applied to the Masters in Social Work (MSW) program at the University of Maryland, Baltimore at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) in January of 2016. I was extremely anxious because I wanted to get the acceptance letter. The anxiety led me to … Continue reading
Posted in Academics Tagged college tuition, FAFSA, Grants, pay college, Scholarships, Tuition, UMD, University of Maryland, USG Leave a comment
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
Posted in Academics, Campus Activities, Life at USG, Work Experience Tagged Business, Career and Internship Services, career choice, career counseling, careers, Digital Media, graduation young professional career internships sucess, internships, portfolio, University of Maryland, Washington Dc Leave a comment
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