What I Learned On My Summer Break…

OK, let’s set the record straight. I would NOT call what just happened to me a “Summer Break”. Summer break, to MOST college students, means time off from classes, from homework, and from test anxiety, amongst other things. It can also mean time to recoup, regather your wits, and recharge yourself for the upcoming Fall […]

Phi Theta What?

That is the standard response I get when I say I’m an officer in Phi Theta Kappa. But my all-time favorite is, “Dude, I didn’t know community college had fraternities.” To either response, I simply reply this, “Phi Theta Kappa is an International Honor Society, not a fraternity or sorority.” My response always gets the same line […]

What is a Student Ambassador?

I’ve had several people approach me over the past few weeks and ask me just what a Student Ambassador does.  I LOVE it when people ask this, and they’ll all tell you that I am a self-professed geek when I talk about some of the things I’ve done as part of the Ambassador program. Student […]

FAFSA, Scholarships, and Grants, oh my…

I admit it. I put off doing my FAFSA until the last minute. I put off getting my taxes done until the last minute. I’ve even put off posting these entries (and studying for my tests, doing my homework, going to bed, etc.) until the last minute. But, when I overhear everyone on campus talking […]