Part 2: Through the Graduate’s Eyes

Part 2: Through the Graduate’s Eyes

I decided to take time away from teaching to learn about becoming a better informed, more daring, and less complacent teacher.  And honestly, I am glad I made the choice I did.  While it’s only been half a semester so far, taking this time off for graduate school has provided me with a chance to … Continue reading

Part 1: Through the Graduate’s Eyes

Part 1: Through the Graduate’s Eyes

My whole life I was a student who wanted to be a teacher.  When I was 7, my cousins and I would play “school” in my grandmother’s basement.  I would be the art teacher or reading teacher, and make up silly assignments for my other cousins to complete.  I just always loved schools, learning, and … Continue reading

How to Make The Most of a Professional Conference

How to Make The Most of a Professional Conference

I had the opportunity to attend my third and final PRSSA National Conference this past October in Indianapolis. From general member to executive board member to two-time president, I have been an active member of PRSSA since day one of my freshman year. PRSSA, specifically National Conference, has given me endless connections and opportunities. Because … Continue reading

#UDIntern: Climbing to New Heights

#UDIntern: Climbing to New Heights

While searching for an internship, I wouldn’t have guessed that I’d end up needing a hardhat, reflective vest, and work boots for the summer. As a senior this year majoring in Marketing and International Business, I am beginning to reflect on the college experiences that have shaped me both professionally and personally. This summer I … Continue reading

The Artistic Mind of a UD Alumni

The Artistic Mind of a UD Alumni

I’ll start by saying that I am an artist, more specifically a painter who dabbles in mixed media work. My time at the University of Delaware was spent practicing art while also obtaining a degree in foreign language and literatures. I find the latter to now be a record of personal knowledge that I draw … Continue reading