I jokingly call myself a ‘professional intern’ sometimes, and yesterday I realized it’s kind of true! I have been interning every summer (and/or part time during the year) for the past FIVE YEARS of my life! My experiences have ranged from political offices to magazines to now my dietetic internship, and they have all been… Continue reading Pros and Cons of being an intern (plus my tips!)
And just like that I am 1/4 done with grad school classes! Just starting this program was such a long time coming; spending 2 years on prerequisites, applications, and waiting it out felt like ages, but now the time is flying and it’s so exciting. For those of you who don’t know, I started grad… Continue reading First semester done!
Happy December! Christmas trees and lights are up, our favorite music (or least favorite if you’re crazy) is on the radio, festive sweaters are on, and the malls are PACKED. If you happen to be in school like me (#gradschoollife) this sweet pre holidays time is also code for FINALS. Yikes! During busy days and weeks… Continue reading Easy Meals for Stressful Times
I absolutely cannot believe that my first semester of grad school is halfway over! I flew home for fall break this afternoon, and I am so excited to have a relaxed weekend at home. I usually have long weekends at school (no Friday classes!) but the weekdays are so packed that it feels like a crazy… Continue reading First semester thoughts
Can anyone believe it’s already mid September? I definitely can’t, but I’m so excited about this season because it’s back to school time! Just about a month ago I finally started my MPH/RD program. It’s been a long time coming! The past year and a half was full of prerequisites (I’m looking at you organic chemistry)… Continue reading Grad school update
Upon graduating college I went straight to an internship that seemed like it would surely lead to a career directly related to my major. One month later, I had left that internship and was starting from scratch. This might sound like a failure or an unfortunate waste of time, but it was huge in leading… Continue reading Road to RD: Getting here
Like many recent college grads, I have spent a TON of time thinking about my future career. What am I good at? What do I enjoy? How can I affect others with my work? After exploring some options that didn’t work and spending a lot of time soul searching, I have decided that I want… Continue reading Future RD