Category Archives: I ♥ North Carolina

SEC Girl in an ACC World

Usually one of the first things that people learn about me is how much I love the town of Auburn, AL and Auburn University (I know what everyone else who knows me is thinking while reading this, oh no not … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, I ♥ North Carolina, Uncategorized

Foodies Unite

One of the perks of living in the Triangle area is the food! With amazing new restaurants and award-winning staples, there is plenty to taste and experience. I moved to Durham from Raleigh a few months into my first year … Continue reading

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Making UNC a Home

As the graduate school search and application process begins, I thought it would be fitting to discuss one of my biggest barriers to choosing UNC: starting over. I struggled to feel at home while I was an undergrad. I worked … Continue reading

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Gardens at UNC

This week I’ve had the opportunity to visit two beautiful gardens that are managed by UNC – the Coker Arboretum and the NC Botanical Gardens. While anybody would say that it has been a wild winter, weather-wise, here in North … Continue reading

Posted in I ♥ North Carolina, Outside of the classroom

Making a Decision

It’s getting to that point in the year when applicants have to make a choice about where they’ll be going to school in the fall. So how will you make this very important decision? There are a lot of things … Continue reading

Posted in I ♥ North Carolina, Outside of the classroom

Making the Move

This week three years ago, I made the decision (and the deposit) to attend UNC School of Social Work. While UNC was my first choice, it was not an easy decision for me. At the time I was working in … Continue reading

Posted in I ♥ North Carolina, Outside of the classroom

I <3 Self Care

So it’s November 11, there’s less than one month left in the semester, and I have 8 big assignments due before then, 5 of them papers. The weather has finally turned appropriate for November and I finally turned the heat … Continue reading

Posted in I ♥ North Carolina, Outside of the classroom