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…

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…

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…

Community and Adaptation

CommUNITY I have lived in Meadville for two academic years, and during that time I have learned the beauty that can spring out from a small city. In Meadville, it is not what the city offers you, but what you as a student, a teacher, a member of the community can do for the city.…