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 ZimaYou've just gotten into your comfy jammies after a nice hot shower and an equally nice hot cup of tea. You're snuggled into bed, getting ready to turn the light out after reading a chapter of your boo...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockFor those of us on the quieter side of life, nothing compares to the sting of a second introduction. You remember everything about other people and yet they sometimes even forget you're there. Don't f...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 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
Celia YoungEvery movie you’ve ever seen seems to end with a successful relationship. Although it’s certainly a wonderful plot device to provide some closure, it’s not exactly representative of real life. I...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockFor me it's a cup of coffee in the morning and an hour of exercise each day. No matter what your daily indulgence is, you can turn it into a ceremony of gratitude and appreciation. Daily rituals and c...Continue reading
Isabelle PhilippeIt’s the last ride. The last glorious parade through the land of freedom, spontaneity, and guilt-free irresponsibility. Whether in high school, college, or any other academic phase of your life, sen...Continue reading
Isabelle PhilippeGrowing up can be a tough thing to go through. Maybe not at first because when imagining it, getting older seems to be full of excitement and trying new things. It is often synonymous with going to ne...Continue reading
Valerie GregorioFor anyone who knows me, I am really passionate about dance. The art form is my great escape from reality and every time dance practice ends, I always feel better about myself. Dance does not feel wor...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockWhy is following your dreams so scary? Is it the possibility that we may fail or that we may succeed? Truly pursuing your passion, harbors greater unsettlement than nearly anything else.
Finding Fu...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
Maria ZaldivarGrowing up in Catholic School meant priests and nuns were constantly trying to impose values and virtues, many of them outdated to say the least. But one stuck out to me the most; Conviction. This is ...Continue reading
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