Midnight Musings

Midnight Musings

Have you ever wondered why the earth was placed here and provided us with the perfect climate to sustain human life? Or maybe you’ve thought “if someone is bald, what does the MVA put for hair color on their driver’s license?”  Of course the question on every metro commuters mind is “why is the red […]

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Back in the swing of things

Back in the swing of things

You know that first day of school feeling? That feeling that hits you the morning of your first class when you’re at home, gathering all of your belongings, texting friends to figure out what time they’ll be on campus while picking out something decent to wear?  There’s a sense of excitement that surrounds the start of […]

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STRESS KILLS!!!!!!!!!!

STRESS KILLS!!!!!!!!!!

Stress really does kill. To everyone that is stressed: You’re all dying right now. As you read this, you are losing seconds of your life that you will never get back. I read somewhere that stress affects your heart, causes high blood pressure, and even causes depression. (Here’s a cool link to an article that […]

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Manic Monday’s With Izzy

Manic Monday’s With Izzy

Today, I was fortunate. While alarm clocks sounded, traffic crawled, and overly caffeinated people were a little too horn friendly- I was at home, avoiding it all. I have a 2 day delay when it comes to starting the fall semester, but once it get’s rolling, it’s gone.  Early morning clincals, dates with my books, […]

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Goodbye Summer. Hello again, Montgomery College!

Goodbye Summer. Hello again, Montgomery College!

As the days grow shorter, and the mornings ever cooler, I bid farewell to the Summer of challenges and triumphs, of hard work and camaraderie, and to the road that lay behind: thank you for the journey so far. I begin my fourth semester at Montgomery College invigorated and inspired to set higher goals and […]

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Title Tuesday

Title Tuesday

Working at the Smithsonian has made me think differently about my education. When you picture the Smithsonian, it’s easy to imagine rigorous academics, top of the line research, and unlimited amounts of money. If they don’t already have one, they are definitely pursuing their PhD. And they are without a doubt socially awkward but make […]

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Mama Bear’s Lesson #14

Mama Bear’s Lesson #14

Good Evening Raptors, It is here, the final day of my MC blogging. SO it is time for one last story. Being a student athlete at MC has had it ups and downs. The summer before my freshman year seems only months ago. Two years has bolted by. That summer was the last family vacation […]

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Auf Wiedersehen!  À bientôt!  Au Revoir!  Adieu, Adieu, Adieu to you and you and you…..


Auf Wiedersehen! À bientôt! Au Revoir! Adieu, Adieu, Adieu to you and you and you…..


Well, this is it.  My last blog here at Montgomery College.  To those of you who shared my journey on this page, I hope my entries served as an encouragement to keep fighting and growing in your academic journeys. To my professors, each and every one, I learned something from you, each and every one […]

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It’s Over

It’s Over

I didn’t want it to end like this. Here I am at midnight on Thursday, writing my final blog, just minutes after I have finished writing my 2nd Communications class speech for the night. I wanted to write something inspirational; something that would help you all to succeed in the coming semesters. I’d hoped to […]

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TT: Final Thoughts

TT: Final Thoughts

I just like to take the time to express how thankful I am to my readers and the administrators who helped right this ship week in and week out. For my final blog I’d like to give send my readers off with a poem I stumbled upon from a website titled, “Inspirational Poems and Quotes.” Its called […]

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