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 ZimaMy father works four jobs. My mother works two. At my peak, I worked four jobs, but now I only work two. Some might describe my family as hardworking, which is usually a positive adjective; others mig...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaTo have roommates or to not have roommates, that is the question. Hunting for apartments can be an exhilarating experience: it's one of the first steps to becoming a strong, independent woman! But if ...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaAs an undergraduate student, I have lived both in the dorms and off campus; I currently live off campus in an apartment and buy my own groceries. Sometimes money gets tight, so I eat cereal for all th...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaIt's a tough pill to swallow, but it's a fact: goal achievement takes time. With tech wizards and makeup moguls (yes, you Kylie Jenner) becoming billionaires from creating and selling successful produ...Continue reading
Celia YoungThere’s a thousand ways to decorate your room, but most people don’t have thousands of dollars with which to buy decorations. But that’s why I have some fantastic advice on how to decorate on a ...Continue reading
Celia YoungI never knew the meaning of a “Type-A” personality, despite the fact that my friends used it to describe me in high school—a lot. I never went looking for what the term meant either, assuming fr...Continue reading
Celia YoungEveryone can feel overwhelmed by politics sometimes. From the constant partisan battles, to some of the initiatives of the current administration, politics can be something that stresses and alarms. B...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaAs I celebrate one year of living in Spain, I can reflect on all of the challenges I've overcome. I struggled with the language when I first got here, but now, I feel more confident speaking in Spanis...Continue reading
Jen GargI spent most of my life in California and am a Californian at heart, but I chose to go to school in Arizona. After almost two years of living out of state, I’ve gotten in the habit of packing on a t...Continue reading
Celia Young’Tis the season of new year’s resolutions, of getting organizing and getting ahead. But for college students like myself, it’s the season of preparing for another semester of classes and clubs t...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaI think most people know that I like social media (and I'm not alone on this one). Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, Snapchat, I have them all. I even dabbled in Tinder awhile back. Social medi...Continue reading
Jackie LopezIt used to take me long to fall asleep before bed. My mind would race with different thoughts and ideas, often replaying what happened throughout the day, what I could’ve done better, what I should ...Continue reading
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Podcast Episode 2: Davyn – Side Hustles, Mentors & Self Care
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