The RA Experience

For the past year, I’ve had the lucky opportunity to serve as the Resident Assistant, or RA, of the German Interest House. It’s been an amazing experience in so many ways, and I have a hard time thinking that it’s almost over! Being an RA was always a dream of mine, ever since I arrived […]

My Little Friend

Do you ever get tired of hanging out with your friends? Yeah, me too. I mean come on, I can only fake laugh at their jokes for so long. Just kidding, I actually really do love my friends’ cringey jokes. However, constantly hanging out with people your same age, which tends to happen at college, […]

Deeper Water

Syracuse or Whitman? I had procrastinated the decision for as long as I could, but with a month left before I graduated high school, it was time to take the plunge. Whitman was the comfortable option, but Syracuse was the adventurous, out-there choice. I visited Syracuse, but honestly didn’t know much about either school. I […]

Spending a Weekend with the Interest House Community

This past weekend, students at Whitman had the chance to meet a live cow, make piñatas, celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival with mochi and mooncakes, and enjoy pretzels and root beer at Oktoberfest. Sound strange? It’s all part of a typical weekend in Whitman’s Interest House Community! The Interest House Community, also known as the IHC, […]