Mentorship at UNM

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I am about to embark on my third semester participating in the STEM mentorship program. During my first semester, the program was under the STEM Collaborative Center. Today, it is run under the Engineering Student Success Center, a part of the School of Engineering. This is a great opportunity for students going into the STEM […]

Traffic

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Since I have been back in Ecuador I have begun to appreciate the way people drive here compared to Cusco. No offense wonderful Cusqueños! Everywhere you go in the world traffic is different, the lights and times are different, etiquette is different, the rules are different, and the way people interact with those rules are […]

How to Ace the Semester in One Simple Step

Throughout my time here at UNM, I feel like each semester I understand a little bit more about how to be successful in my classes. There are the obvious tips like going to your professor’s office hours, but I have one simple tool that will help you ace the semester. I learned the key to […]

Jet Lag, New Homesickness, and Chile: My Re-Adjustment to Stateside Life

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Welcome to Albuquerque. I sigh with relief. After a long 24 hours of travel, I am finally home. The first thing I plan to do is sleep. For a long, long time. Aberdeen is seven hours ahead of Albuquerque, which is a lot, but not the worst time difference. Originally, I thought my jet lag […]

Preparing for my Second and Last Semester in Canada

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With the New Year, motivation and inspiration are high to keep good habits and build new ones. Upon returning to Canada, I hope to carry the innocent anticipation of greatness into everyday life. I am reluctant to leave my family and friends from home but I look forward to making the most of my last […]

Office of Career Services

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Last year, I was taking a First Year Research Experience (FYRE) class through the College Enrichment Program. One assignment was to go visit the Office of Career Services in the UAEC Building. I really didn’t know too much to expect. I knew Career Services had walk-in hours and I needed a signature from whoever I […]

Recap

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Apologies for the quick pause in posts I have been In Peru for a little over a month now and about a 3.5 weeks ago we had an enormous storm that broke our internet and our television. Luckily I am back on the internet just in time to wish everyone Happy Holidays from Cusco. I […]