Education

UC Chicago: A College For You?

UC Chicago: A College For You?

According to the official University of Chicago (UChicago) website, the school "empowers individuals to challenge conventional thinking in pursuit of original ideas.” Although this may seem as your average college advertisement, this statement was not wrong to the...

Reeling from Rejection: College Application Edition

Reeling from Rejection: College Application Edition

It is inevitable. Whether it's in your dating life or in your pursuit of your dream college, rejection is inevitable. No matter how much we try to avoid it, the possibility of rejection is inherent whenever we take a risk. Failure, or even the thought of it, is an...

How ‘Hamilton’ changed my perspective on history

How ‘Hamilton’ changed my perspective on history

It comes as no surprise that in almost two years since its original Off-Broadway debut, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s magnum opus, “Hamilton: An American Musical,” has become the recipient of not only enough acclaim to last a lifetime, but a variety of prestigious awards and...