Category: College

Weekly Recap #41, 2021

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What a week! I kept busy the past several days by attending a handful of homecoming events, representing Graceful Rags in the school’s first Entrepreneurship Week (more on that exciting opportunity below!), and getting in the mood for spooky season by checking out a haunted house. I wish time would just slow the heck down because I can’t believe next week already marks halfway through the quarter! I love this time of year and have been trying to soak up the changing leaves and crisp autumn air as much as possible—Colorado sure makes that easy. Continue reading “Weekly Recap #41, 2021”

College Apartment Tour with Poster Store

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I’m so excited to be collaborating with Poster Store today to showcase my much-anticipated college apartment tour! Poster Store is a Swedish-based company selling posters, prints, and picture frames that are perfect for creating a gallery wall for any room in the house. After three years of having a blue-themed dorm room, I knew I wanted to switch it up and add some color to my apartment living room this year. The prints I selected were ideal for doing just that! Continue reading “College Apartment Tour with Poster Store”

Quarter System Pros and Cons

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Finally, a new blog post! I’ve been super busy these last few days unpacking, getting into the swing of school again, and catching up with friends. But for today’s back-to-school post, I wanted to share some of the things I love and hate about going to a university that’s on the quarter system (instead of a semester system). People are always surprised to hear that I don’t start school again until the middle of September… in some ways, it’s one of the perks of having quarters, but starting so late in the year can also be a drawback. Keep reading to hear about all the unique aspects of a quarter system and some of my likes and dislikes! Continue reading “Quarter System Pros and Cons”