Gathering Evidence

As part of our experiential learning objectives, every student needs to create a portfolio that showcases their knowledge, skills and attitudes/values learned from the experience. I have been working on this portfolio for the past week and have already gathered so much evidence from my internship, city living, and academic experiences. For example, in my…

Zero tolerance, The Future, and Dreams

School to Prison Pipeline For the past three weeks in my Urban Political and Social Systems, Issues and Practices class we have entered the topic of education. More specifically how public policy affects the quality of education as well as the ongoing issues of implementing Zero tolerance policies in schools. Our case study starts with…

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…

Discover

If I have not said this before, I am a student from Allegheny College in Meadville, PA. As a Junior, one studies abroad, but me, well I chose to study off-campus into another part of the United States. Much to my surprise, the program that encompassed everything I wanted is located in Philadelphia…PA. So here…

Kalos means Beautiful <3

I have taken the liberty of writing my own blog. This is a space where I can release my creativity and experiences with the rest of the world. There are times when I write poetry. There are also times I draw. And although they may not be perfect, they are my creation. This first blog…