Sierra is a junior studying international business and Spanish at Saint Louis University-Madrid. Aside from forgetting to call her parents, Sierra spends her time traveling, hiking, sending dog pictures to her friends, and telling dad jokes.
Sierra ZimaWe all love to watch Netflix. But how many times have you sat there scrolling through the pages upon pages of movies and TV shows available, not being able to find anything and spending more time sear...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaWomen are becoming more and more involved in politics, as we can see from the recent elections. From representatives to prime ministers to presidents, female leaders are becoming prominent in today's ...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaCongratulations on your decision to run for a position in student government or any other executive board position in an extracurricular activity! As someone who just went through the campaign process...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaThe way we date in 2019 is way different that how we dated in the past, a shift that's fascinated me for awhile; I even wrote an article about how much dating has changed over the years. But the new t...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaSo you're studying abroad in Europe. And you want to visit all of the cities in all of the countries. But if you're anything like me, you quickly realized that jet-setting to a new city every weekend ...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaMy best friend in middle school was a type 1 diabetic. She had to go to the nurse before lunch to check her blood glucose levels, she kept little juice boxes around in case of a low, and she became an...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaDuring Friday Prayer on March 15, 2019, two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, were attacked by an Australian man, self identified as a white supremacist, who has since been arrested and charged wi...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaAsk any student about the most stressful time of the semester and I'm sure they'll either say "midterms" or "finals" or both. Last week, I was in the same stressed-out boat as my fellow peers, and som...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaWhen I first read about the recent college admissions scandal, I was truly shocked. I just couldn't wrap my head around why a parent would bribe and cheat their child into college, and how horrible th...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaIt can be called emotional abuse, psychological abuse, mental abuse, or verbal abuse; no matter what it's called, it's still a form of domestic violence. In fact, emotional abuse is considered the mos...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaOn March 8, International Women's Day is celebrated all over the world. Let's take some time to acknowledge and celebrate some of the fierce females who changed our world.
Hatshepsut (1507–1458 B...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaIn the world we live in, we're hyper-connected. It's not just the fact that we're on different social media platforms and are connected to people around us, but also the fact that we can access the in...Continue reading
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Podcast Episode 2: Davyn – Side Hustles, Mentors & Self Care
Listen. Are you breathing just a little and calling it a life?