One of the greatest things about the summers at Lafayette is the nice weather to take advantage of on campus. Lafayette kids love to be outside whether on the main quad in front of Skillman library, on a walk to some off-campus activities, or indulging in some wiffleball as pictured below. The limits […]
My DC backpacking trip a month ago had me engage in crazy cool meetings with friends, both old and new, in a way that a tour could hardly supply.
My headquarters for the summer at Lafayette, Markle Hall, may be one of the most important buildings on campus if in fact you want to be a student on campus. Markle houses the president’s office, the registrar (class scheduling), and specifically, for my purposes as well as for every student currently at Lafayette or hoping […]
Each intern at AppNexus was asked to write a blog post for the company’s blog. Last week was my turn! As I have continually articulated in previous posts, the summer in NYC has been great. But it is time that I share some more of the detail about what I do during my work week! […]
Coming from a rich Chinese heritage, I have always made food the core of promoting longevity and health. Eating many different delicious foods has always been associated with living life to its fullest and I couldn’t agree more. Moreover, I hail from Chengdu-Sichuan Province, which is renowned for its spicy and unique style of cooking. […]
As many already know, the summers at Lafayette are filled with the energy and excitement that comes with living on campus as a summer employee, hard-working athlete, or even as a student with a local internship, job, or endeavor. The summer company of students creates a great environment apart from the regular school year that […]
The struggle bus, that is. After three weeks of birthday festivities, blissful, jet-lagged slumber, and silent tears over Morocco, I packed my things and headed to West Philadelphia for another summer of Breakthrough. Thursday marked the end of the first week of Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia, a branch of a hugely successful nonprofit whose goal […]
This week officially marks the second half of my internship in NYC (link to AppNexus Blog coming soon). Five weeks flew by; it is nice to look back at old posts and think about all that has happened since arriving in this city at the end of May. Something that has become obvious to me […]
It is finally time to go home. I am really excited. I don’t think I’m as homesick as some, but I am excited to see my family and to sleep in my own bed. No offense to those I traveled with, I am just sick of you guys. We have been together for a tad […]
To all frugal travelers out there, this is a post that you may want to continue reading.