to anyone who’s starting uni~ Valerie

Opening Snapchat and Instagram and seeing all the stories of everyone sending each other off at the airport/people settling into their new unis has been making me feel so reflective. It’s weird to me that people are just starting and I’ve already been at Yale for a month (it’s also weird that I’ve ONLY been here for…

shopping period ~ Valerie

Call me Hermione Granger and give me a Time Turner because I’ve been attending classes that take place at the exact same time slot. For the past two weeks at Yale it’s been ‘shopping period’, meaning we get to go to any class we want–we only have to choose which classes we want to take for the semester…

leftovers ~ Victoria

I don’t know why I suddenly got a sudden burst of inspiration to blog and write about stuff and I didn’t know what to name this but ‘leftovers’ seem like a good word to encapsulate everything that I’m feeling right now. From the most recent: I just had a dream. Dreams are super personal to…

a summary of my first week at college ~ Valerie

because I’m lazy and there’s too much to talk about if I went into detail ~ I’ll start with ‘FOOT’: a 4-day pre-orientation program where I backpacked part of the Appalachian Trail with seven other freshmen and two FOOT leaders who were upperclassmen. It was super outdoorsy–we set up tarps to sleep under (‘tarpitechture’), ate nothing but…