My Real World

The lake and the mountains have become my landscape, my real world.Georges Simenon Hello? Hi, its me! Remember me?Wow, oh wow!  It has been awhile.  I have finally found time to crawl out from under my pile of work, stress, land commitments to write (for fun this time...but more about that later). Midterms As the … Continue reading My Real World

Raystown, Oneida & Ontario

Happy Fall! The past month has been far from boring.  So let’s jump right into it! From September 10th -14th, the students at the field station spent a week at the Cornell University Biological Field Station on Oneida Lake in the Finger Lake Region of New York.  We woke up early on Monday and hopped … Continue reading Raystown, Oneida & Ontario

Home Away From Home

Waving hello from the lake! Field Station Harbor On August 17th, I traveled to Juniata and spent five days with my teammates preparing to cheer for the football season.  One of my favorite things about cheerleading is that it offers an escape from the stress of the day plus I get to see many of … Continue reading Home Away From Home

On The Road Again

Hello from Maryland!  I am enjoying my few days home before I go back to Juniata College.  I have completed my internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.  It was an amazing experience and I am so glad that I was able to go.  I learned many new researching skills, added interns and researchers to my … Continue reading On The Road Again

Life of an Intern: Networking & Nature

Long time no see!!!  As I expected, life began to take over and I have not had a lot of time to write an update.  However, here I am!  I have been very busy at the lab and exploring East Tennessee on my weekends.  I hope you enjoy this update. I have 3 weeks left … Continue reading Life of an Intern: Networking & Nature

Week 1: Toto, I’ve got a feeling we aren’t in Maryland anymore

Greetings from Tennessee!!So yes, I have started my internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory already and I am very behind on updates.  However, this should be exciting because that means I am having a lot of fun, so I will have cool things to write about. We began our journey on June 1st.  My brother and … Continue reading Week 1: Toto, I’ve got a feeling we aren’t in Maryland anymore

Bubble Tea, Pho, & Sharknado

What do these three things have in common? Well, I spent the last week of May in Silver Spring, MD for the NOAA Hollings Scholarship orientation.  I arrived on Monday the 28th to check into my hotel (they gave out warm cookies when you checked in).  I met up with another scholarship recipient from Juniata … Continue reading Bubble Tea, Pho, & Sharknado

And so it begins…

Hello friends, family, and anyone who seems to have found their way here!As my undergraduate career continues, so does my exploration for adventure and opportunities.  I have created this page for the purpose of sharing all of this in one place.  I hope you enjoy following my journey... In case you do not know me, I … Continue reading And so it begins…