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January 11, 2018

As 2018 is off and running Tristan has to come to grips with the fact that this is her final semester at Virginia Tech before the next phase of her life begins. She took the time to write down some goals and aspirations to help her make the most of her final few months in Blacksburg!

January 8, 2018

Kate explores finding the beauty in all the trials and tribulations life will throw at you. Good or bad, every experience has a impact on who you are.

December 30, 2017

Are you a child of God? Be thankful every day and know that God does all and our purpose in life is to strive to be like Christ, not to strive to be better than the next or to have the newest materialistic things or even because you feel you have to have that someone : that you feel you can’t live without. God says to NEVER put no man (female/male) before him.. Hardest thing to do though right when you’re so caught up in this world, in this society and you’re just stuck in the flesh, on self. As...

November 22, 2017

Stop and think about something real quick. Are you satisfied with how things are going in your life? Are you on the path to becoming the best whatever it is you have always dreamt of becoming? Have you been set back from achieving that goal? Do you even have a clue about what you truly want to do with your life? 

Growing up with a mother that is a nurse, of course had its' influences on me. If I was sick, all I needed was my mom to know what medicine to give me. If I fell off my bike or got scrap...

November 14, 2017

Growing up I often was asked “What do you want to be when you grow up?” or “What college do you plan on going to?” I’ve always had a plan of what I wanted to be and exactly how I was going to execute my plan. When it comes to planning the future I love having a plan and knowing where i’m headed. I learned that life is not setup to be exactly the way you plan, and a long this journey of life comes rejection.

I just knew from an early age I wanted to become a Nurse and save lives everyday for a liv...

October 30, 2017

“Stop. Stop planning. Be present,” this is something I have to remind myself constantly about micromanaging my future. Maybe it’s an effect of being a senior in college, or maybe it’s just my personality but I cannot help but constantly measure myself by the benchmarkers that I have or have not hit.

Did you email that company back? You need the lead position for that club--it would look really great on your resume. They already got an interview with that company? I must be behind. Am I not smart...

October 25, 2017

As I sit here wondering how in the heck I am a senior in college, planning out
my future, I find myself wishing I could start over my college experience all over
again. I don’t say that because I have regrets (which I absolutely do) but because
Virginia Tech has brought me so much happiness over the years, that I would do
anything to do my last 4 years all over again. The saying “college is the best 4 years
of your life” has been 100% accurate for me. But, when I look back, I realize the
times w...

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