Seven-ish Tips For New RA’s

A new school year is beginning and for the first time in three years, I'm not checking residents into Ross Hall. It was strange this past Saturday, living vicariously through social media and watching move-in day unfold. I don't necessarily miss the long days of preparation for Welcome Week, but I definitely do miss all … Continue reading Seven-ish Tips For New RA’s


It's been waaaay too long since I've posted anything, but between the job search, illness, and other miscellaneous adventures it's easy to fall behind on blogging. Oh well, that's life and I'm back, so let's go. While I have a couple of rather in-depth posts in the works, I haven't been able to polish and publish them … Continue reading Neatflix

Harry Potter and WTF is Going On?

Unless you live in a cupboard under the stairs, you probably know that a new Harry Potter story was released last weekend. If you're a fan, you also probably know that its been nine years since we were blessed with the release of Deathly Hallows - the fastest selling book of all time (for good … Continue reading Harry Potter and WTF is Going On?

Music: Summer ’16 Edition

Do you like discovering great new music? Of course you do. Check out what I've been listening to lately. I'll take music over TV almost any day. While Netflix is a common go-to when I'm bored or stressed, just watching a screen often allows for distractions. I'll become disengaged and begin thinking about all of … Continue reading Music: Summer ’16 Edition

Recent Reads

Thank God it's summer. Not only is the weather warm, but I don't have to spend all of my time cooped up indoors, reading dry textbooks that do nothing to stimulate my imagination. Thanks to the absence of all the reports, chapters, and numerous tasks for on-campus jobs, I am once again free to catch … Continue reading Recent Reads