Lessons, Reflections, and More: An Update

Oh my, it’s been 8 months since I last posted! Here’s an update: My first community externship has come to a close…and WOW what an experience! While I had plenty of laughs and wonderful unforgettable memories, it was definitely a challenge and an emotional rollercoaster. This semester my biggest struggle was feeling that I’m not … More Lessons, Reflections, and More: An Update

Update

I realized I haven’t written a post since my week back to the ‘Cuse! A little update about me. This semester has definitely been more intense than the first. My classes are demanding and my clinical assignments are tough and I’ve had absolutely no time for myself….but I’m loving every minute of it. Not only … More Update

Home, White-Out Blizzards, and First Week Back to School

Home: /hōm/ A place where something flourishes, is most typically found, or from which it originates I’ve been thinking about the meaning of this word since travelling back to Oregon for the break. Previously, I have never identified any place other than Portland as home. I was born and raised there, met the most wonderful friends … More Home, White-Out Blizzards, and First Week Back to School

Winter is coming and it brings mini-crises

When speaking with my classmates about the impending snow this winter, they always sound apocalyptic about their ‘halloween blizzard’ stories as I sit in the student lounge in a sundress. “Remember that storm of ’97? My snow coat and boots totally ruined my costume…” I was a non-believer. As of last Sunday, the weather was … More Winter is coming and it brings mini-crises

Skinny Atlas, Butter Sculptures, and Induction Ceremonies…OH MY!

I can’t believe I’ve already been living in Syracuse for more than a month! Annnnnd I’m already failing at my task to write one post a week. Time has flown by so fast and the last few weeks have been so crazy busy. So let’s just jump right into the last 3 weeks, cause that’s … More Skinny Atlas, Butter Sculptures, and Induction Ceremonies…OH MY!

15 Days

I’ve been living in Syracuse for 15 days, which is the longest that I’ve been away from the Portland metro. In those 15 days, we have explored a good portion of the downtown area and the university. Here are some of the pics from our journey 🙂 The University: Even got some new swag on … More 15 Days