Ghana just beat the U.S. in the 2010 World Cup My friend Jenny who I met in Ghana is at the World Cup; I hope she saw it. My boyfriend and family says I have no national pride, which is slightly true. I was rooting for Ghana because I want to see a country […]Read More... No Comments
Okay, I will admit it: sometimes, I can be a bit of a, well, pessimist. I guess that’s the beauty of being interested in journalism: always looking at both sides of the coin and gathering perspectives from every angle. I’ve hit more snags in this post-op recovery than I can count, one of which landed […]Read More... No Comments
Cloud nine can’t even begin to describe the state of euphoria I am in right now.
After working all day, my fitness editor, Mary, asked me to attend a press event with her. Clearly, I said yes. Then I found out it was for Nike and we were testing their new products that are launching in July. […]Read More... No Comments
Life in New York City is crazy.
But in such an amazing, satisfying, beautiful way.
I’ve been so extremely busy at work but I love every second of my day. I work almost nonstop from 9 a.m. to around 5:30 p.m., but I love everything I’m doing. The days just fly by and then I […]Read More... 1 Comment
Day 3 post-surgery: someone get me out of this bed.
I didn’t think it would be possible for basic cable to be so lousy every time I turn on my TV. How many times can someone bear watching Paula Deen, Judge Judy, and my mother’s soap operas before tossing the remote aside after five or six […]Read More... No Comments
But if you try sometimes, you might find you get what you need.
November 26th, 2006. I was in the outpatient facility in my operation gowns and my hair french braided by my sister for the occasion. The IV in my hand poked and prodded at my vein with each motion I tried to make. I […]Read More... 1 Comment
Every day during our training for Orientation, we are reminded that we are chosen out of the best and the brightest. We represent the best of Oswego and define what a good student is. So what am I?
I am a Jr. Public Relations major with a minor in Marketing. I’m the president of Alpha Phi […]Read More... No Comments
Actually, nobody’s ever called me “Mellow Yellow”. Quite the contrary actually…
I’m a junior Broadcasting and Mass Communication major, and I’m really interested in taking on a Journalism minor as long as that is still feasible! Last summer, I worked as a Laker Leader for New Student and Family Orientation programs. I loved the experience, and […]Read More... No Comments
Everything happens so fast, one day I was living in Oneida Hall, and then it felt like a few months later I was living off campus. After graduation my whole world felt like it was moving so fast, everyone was so concerned about what was next in my life. I had answers but not definite […]Read More... No Comments
Working at a magazine is everything I’ve imagined it would be.
People keep asking me how great my internship is and whether or not I love what I’m doing, and that’s the only thing I can say in response. Working at FITNESS has been amazing and it’s only been a week. I’ve already learned so much; […]Read More... No Comments