Travel tips, a bit of a vacation diary, personal reflections about my Italian heritage, and some thoughts before the academic year kicks off.
This has absolutely nothing to do with being at Glendon, but I've found my blog to be an out outsource for me, and I believe this has everything to do with being someone living in the digital age. I've been in a mood the last while that I've been comparing myself to other people, mostly … Continue reading A Rant: Body Image & Media
Graduations are happening, and they're giving me this super hopeful and excited view for the future, even though I still have two years left of my undergrad to go plus two years of masters (or BEd). I even made my schedule today, and I can't believe of how much I focus on my future, and … Continue reading Dreams, Teaching and the Future
Hello Glendonites & Future Glendonites! As many of you have done or are currently doing, my little sister is in the midst of finalizing her University choices before her high school comes to an end. Although she has not picked Glendon, she's debating between my hometown (Thunder Bay's Lakehead University) to study Biology with a … Continue reading Dear Breanna: An Open Letter to My Sister and Advice About Going Away
It's unbelievable that the date I'm seeing on my laptop, my phone, and even calendar is 2017. I mean, didn't 2016 happen so quickly? Especially amongst all the negativities that passed this year, I have an enormous amount of hope that this year will be a more positive and awakening year for all of us. I … Continue reading #OneWord365
Why we're in this position in our lives, in University, at Glendon is an enormous question that I sometimes ask myself a little too often. Why am I here? Why did I choose to go here? Why do I have such a passion for X? Why was going here a good idea? Why do I … Continue reading Why are YU here?
I hate myself for this title, I think I'm funny though, and that maybe it's cute. On second thought, it's inspirational as heck. Third, October 19th I had the amazing opportunity to take part in something that's been so important to me for a while. I attended WE Day Minnesota 2 years ago, and from … Continue reading The Power of WE on ME
I'm laughing at how I've had three drafts saved in the last month about being excited for the school year, this one, I think I'll finally post. Summer is coming to an end, which to most people is the worst feeling ever, but to me it just means another chapter is beginning. The summer has … Continue reading L’été, t’as fini ou quoi?
Firstly, I don't know where to put the capitals in the title of this. Second, Exam season came full spring, and so did the end of the semester. I mean, honestly where did this year go? I’m all settled back at home for a month and then will be leaving for the spring session for explore … Continue reading First Year Reflection and Advice to my Grade 12 Self
Valentines day is coming, and all we ever think about is how much we love others, specifically our significant others, but us eAmbassadors decided how about we talk about loving ourselves? I think it's important to have confidence in yourself and to feel good in your own skin, after all we all have heard the … Continue reading Je m’aime un peu