Hello babies, Wanna know what it’s like to go here? I got a bunch of my friends together and we filmed a very long video about freshman life at Duke that I managed to shave down to 20 minutes. We talk about lawn chairs and Christmas lights and parties and classes and homesickness and give tons of unsolicited advice about our first year in college. I filmed this … Continue reading What’s it like going here? Duke Q&A
Hello friends, Yesterday was LDOC, or the Last Day of Classes, a longstanding day of uninhibited celebration here at Duke. Every year, the LDOC committee invites artists to play a mini music festival for all the students right before finals season begins. There’s a stage right next to the Duke Chapel and free pizza and snow cones and the sun is out and everyone looks very … Continue reading A Day in the Life Video: LDOC Edition
HELLO friends, I’m finishing up the last few weeks of school, and currently it’s 80 degrees and shorts weather here in the Gothic Wonderland. So many people have been visiting Duke and all the little senior nuggets are making college decisions. What a time. So excited for the summer! I went to go visit my amiga Audrey at Columbia during spring break and we had a … Continue reading A VERY SNOWY SPRING BREAK (NYC VLOG)
For everyone who’s asked about my time in DC, it took a while (a very long while), but I thought I’d wait for the immediate theatrics and media frenzy of the Women’s March to settle down, to actually think about its significance to me, before sharing with everyone else. It’s kind of scary that this post is still glaringly relevant, almost three months after the march, but I’ve … Continue reading A video/blog about Women’s March, 24 Hours in DC and some thoughts on identity as a non-activist.
The governor of North Carolina declared a state of emergency last week because of Hurricane Matthew. According to Zoe (my roommate), states of emergency are common. Me: Dude, we’re in a state of emergency. Zoe: Meh. Me: Isn’t that like serious. Zoe: No, we get it all the time. Don’t you get those in California. Me: Lol. Earthquakes don’t work like that. But!!!! Guess!!!! What!!!! I … Continue reading I made a video! Thanks Matthew 🙂