Month: March 2013

Johns Hopkins University

Motto: “The truth shall set you free.” Wow JHS!!! The first sign of absolute excellence with Johns Hopkins was….rain, sleet or snow we were touring the campus! The experience was cold but it was great. Here are a few highlights regarding JHU: 1. Incoming freshmen are NOT allowed to select a major.  The earliest you Read More …

Morgan State University

The day in Baltimore began with a roar of excitement….it was SNOWING!!! I think most of our group ate snowflakes for breakfast. Funny and true:-) On this morning, students finally seemed to understand what “layers” and “dress for the weather” really meant as the temperature drastically dropped and the water from the melted wet snow Read More …

Snow WHITE:-)

Our day began by opening the windows to a blanket of 3 inches of snow covering the buildings, trees and the roadways of Baltimore, MD.  The first sign that it was snowing outside was actually our Life Coaches (who awoke prior to student wake-up) running through the hallways screaming “it’s snowing, it’s snowing,”  like kids Read More …

The Ride…

The day of D.C. exploration arrived seemingly very quickly.  Seemed just like yesterday we were pulling off from Lauderhill, and now we sit in our Nations Capitol surrounded by so many historical references.  So in order to really “feel” D.C. we decided to begin our tour by way of the Metro Rail transit system which is the primary Read More …

History Resonates

Walking miles and miles in 30 degree weather was worth it today.  Most of the day, I was drooling in awe.  Today, we brought our history classes forefront, to life.  It’s funny how dry and dead school is, but to experience it, is an entirely different recipe. The atmosphere struck high as I stayed in humility Read More …