8 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU MOVE ABROAD ALONE

Moving to a different country alone isn’t for everyone. It’s a challenge and can be intense. An experience that will bring the best out of you and the worst out of you. I came to America 3 years ago and I haven’t looked backed since. I am so happy to be in this country where there … Continue Reading

CONFESSIONS OF A TRANSFER STUDENT.

We discussed a lot about preparing for college but what happens after you get in? As a transfer student, this is not my first time attending a university. This is my second time and it feels odd, scary and weird. If you haven’t read my blog before, I mentioned that I dropped out of Sarah … Continue Reading

5 WAYS TO STAY POSITIVE IN COLLEGE

It’s not always easy to stay positive during college. Adjusting to new schedules, professors and meeting deadlines can be emotionally, physically and mentally taxing. I went from community college to LMU, so believe me I’ve encountered many stressful times, where being positive was the LAST THING on my mind. However, I’ve figured out ways to … Continue Reading

I’M A FIRST-GENERATION COLLEGE STUDENT.

My parents do not have a history of higher education, I am the first. One dropped out and the other did not have financial resources to attend. So what is a first-generation college student? First- generation college student is when neither of your parents have a college degree or post-secondary education. (definition varies depending on … Continue Reading

Want to be Successful? Stick to a Schedule!

Do you ever find yourself late to class? Snoozing in? Or procrastinating and spending more time on something that should have taken half of the time? 😛 We have all been there. Back in High School, my teachers kept praising and talking about “time management” but seldom did they explain how to manage time and maximize productivity. This is … Continue Reading

TRAVELING BACK HOME 2017

I finally could drive on the highway. I could do my own laundry, cook my own food, run my own errands and go on with the life that I thought once was stressful to manage. I just could go on with my own business and not have to think about anyone watching what I was … Continue Reading