The Great Indian Adventure Pt.1

When we arrived at Bombay and did some shopping. I met this amazing girl. Her name is Bonna. The story of how we met goes like this. I walked around with a bag of toiletries that I had collected from all the hotels we have been staying in, I also had 2 mangoes and an…

All Work and a Little Play

March was an incredibly productive month at the Mid-Atlantic office in the Bureau of Labor Statistics. As an intern, I am expected to gain an overall knowledge of BLS programs. Therefore, I met with all the branch chiefs and economists that were experts in their particular program. These include programs such as: the collaboration between…

A Day in DC

On Saturday at 8:00am, my roommate Alicia and I woke up to our loud obnoxious alarms. We then bounced up from our beds and started getting ready for our adventure to the capitol of the United States, Washington DC. The bus was scheduled to leave at 9:00am from Chinatown and we were determined to arrive…

Sports News!

What I have noticed this month is that Philadelphia is a sports oriented kind of city. Some people are extreme fans of these teams. For example, the Philadelphia Phillies; the Phillies are the face of baseball for Philadelphians. These supporters believe in the Phillies 110 percent. Nicole, my roommate from last year, is from Philadelphia…

February Fun in Philly

February felt like the shortest month ever! Even with the added leap day. My roommates and I have great adventures. It never feels like we are staying still, we love staying busy and going out. Whether we venture to University City in West Philly or travel east to Camden, New Jersey. We love to get…

Teaming Up for an Eventful Semester

It’s been a little over a month since the program started and it has been going fantastic! I like the feeling of meeting new people and getting to know different opinions. Out of all the 48 students this semester, I am the only student from Allegheny College. I never thought about it being intimidating at…

How To Make Chicken Fajitas: Hot Cheetos Style

Ever wanted to make something so DELICIOUS? That your friends would envy? Others will be surprised that you have any cooking skills at all!  Well try this amazing recipe I created!    Ingredients: 1 Cayenne Pepper Hot Sauce bottle 1 bag of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Crunchy 1 Tomato 1 Bell Pepper 1/4 of an Onion…