This Year Has Been a Roller Coaster Ride – And I Enjoyed It

By Karen Banda There are 15 days of classes left and honestly, I cannot believe it. It’s crazy to think that almost a year ago I was deciding on which college I would attend and where I would live for a majority of the time. Just a year ago, I was worrying about what dress …

Fulbright or Rhodes Fellowship in My Future?

By Karen Banda Spring semester has just started, and it’s even better than last semester. I am not sure why – maybe it’s because I have decided to major in government, maybe it’s because I’m used to being away from home by now, or maybe it’s because I’m more involved than last semester. Perhaps my …

20 Questions with Felipe Guillén

We wanted to learn a little more about our EMERGE bloggers, so we played a game of 20 questions with them to find out what makes them tick. What’s the best school-assigned book you’ve ever read? “The Poisonwood Bible” by Barbara Kingsolver If you could study 1 “non-traditional” subject in school, what would it be? …