Pre-Departure to India

The day is quickly approaching for me to leave to India and I still cannot fathom that soon I will be accomplishing a lifelong dream of mine. Growing up I had always heard of India and was fascinated by itsContinue reading

We Gotta Do Better: Pt. 1

  “The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?”- Bob Marley 2015 was the year we as a species demonstrated just how disconnected and disharmonic we are from eachContinue reading

Steps to Resiliency

Resiliency noun 1. the power or ability to return to the original form, position, etc., after being bent, compressed, or stretched; elasticity 2. ability to recover readily from illness, depression, adversity, or the like; buoyancy.   Step 1: Face thatContinue reading

The Good News Pt.3

You can help refugees and it’s about time you did With the picture of a toddler (Aylan Kurdi) washing up on the shores of Turkey going viral, people started giving a fuck about the refugee crisis this week. Finally! I’llContinue reading

Not Your Average Weekend In Chicago

Unlike most of the leadership conferences I’ve attended where students speak about the problems inside their schools and sit in interactive workshops made of ice breakers, this weekend was different. I was motivated by the subtle comments made in the speechesContinue reading

The Good News Pt. 2

1. How to help girls around the world get proper education and supplies for their period. 2. A creative way to use your privilege to help others. It’s uncomfortable to discuss your privilege when there are millions around the worldContinue reading

My Top 4 Favorite Books

Accompanied with a quote that gives a glimpse into their content. 1. Tuesday’s With Morrie by Mitch Albom “So many people walk around with a meaningless life. They seem half-asleep, even when they’re busy doing things they think are important.Continue reading

10 Things We Know To Be True

This weekend I have the honor of attending GlobeMeds leadership institute as ghU coordinator alongside our co-president, Andrea. This weekend will be filled with student leaders interested in the common good of our global community and finding solutions to provideContinue reading