Developing Nicaragua with FriendsNE

My passion for expanding opportunity to communities severely lacking the resources needed to lift themselves out of poverty continues to grow each and every day.

Life at the Honors LLC, Fall 2013

Our Honors RA’s were hard at work this fall to welcome our new first-year Honors students to our Living Learning Community in International Village.

Keeping the Music Alive at the FMC

The Future of Music Coalition is a nonprofit that sets out to educate musicians, ensure fair pay, and create a “diverse musical culture where artists flourish.”

Buffalo National River

The calm river and warm sun created fertile ground for friendship. Even the rain couldn’t keep the group apart.

Grand Canyon National Park

I consider myself an experienced outdoor person, and yet nothing had ever really prepared me for the entirely new world that faced me out west.

Buffalo National River, Arkansas

The thing that surprised me the most from this trip, was not seeing the beautiful scenery, but instead seeing how much I would grow attached to the people I paddled down the Buffalo with.