My struggle with the Christian College experience

At the Christian College I go to, we are very much about expressing faith in one’s own way, inclusion, and discussion. We like to discuss a lot, and faith is regularly talked about in academics. While this is good and helpful, sometimes it can be too easy to use “Christian-ese” and forget what we are…

The Beauty of Saying Goodbye

I got to witness one of the most beautiful things this week. I was working at the Welcome Center of my college when a group of twenty students were getting ready to leave for three months. They are all studying together in Tanzania. Friends, family members, and loved ones came together to say goodbye. I…

10 Pros and Cons to a Christian University

This past weekend, I went to Penn State to visit a friend and watch a football game! I had a blast, but throughout the whole time I was there, I was hyper-aware that this college was not like my college back at home. I realized it was due to both the huge size difference (1,500 versus 45,000…