Student Narratives

A Wild Freshman Year in College

A Wild Freshman Year in College

By: Joshua Perez Happy New Year! Welcome to 2020: a new decade full of excitement and high expectations! Yet, little did I know that this year would go down as one of the most “eventful” years in recent history. Graduating fresh out of high school and travelling to...

Thoughts on Heading into Junior Year

Thoughts on Heading into Junior Year

The thought of heading into junior year was always daunting. It was already stressful under normal circumstances, but at least it was relatively clear what I needed to do: take the SAT and do well on AP exams. Simple. However, with the additional challenges introduced...

Transferring and Dealing with COVID-19

Transferring and Dealing with COVID-19

As a high school senior, I chose to attend the University of Maryland with the hope and excitement of having a fresh start. While I love my hometown, I wanted to travel to a different city to explore more of the U.S. and increase my independence. I’m fortunate that my...

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