At that second, I saw a big gray blob moving below me. There was a sense of serendipity to the whole encounter.
After coming to college, I can safely say that my “only getting sick once a year” streak has long been broken.
Where am I in this process of becoming that person I want to be?
I quickly decided that my possible embarrassment would be a small price to pay in exchange for helping these women.
Are you a cranny-dweller, an out-in-the-open study bug or a poolside lounger?
The boundaries of age were crumbling in front of my eyes.
The relationships we have, and the love we give and receive, are the most important aspects of our existence. We shouldn’t abandon those priorities when our schedules get hectic.
When you watch the video of the FIU bridge coming down, you see calamity. Then, a second later, you see people rushing to help.
We are surrounded by university employees who shape our environment every day, yet we hardly ever engage with them.