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Princess Half Marathon & CMNHospitals

It’s been just over a week since Disney Princess Half Marathon weekend ended, and to use the word “incredible” would be an understatement. It was emotional, it was exciting, the weather was perfect, and the people + community made all the difference. 1,383 more words


The Herbarium: Mounting

October 2, 2017

Dr. J,

Last week, I continued to sort through various Polygonaceae family members.  I ran across several from arctic regions including Koenigia islandica, whose name suggests a warmer climate than the Alaskan archipelago where it is native.   551 more words


Nobody Said You Couldn't Fly

Today marks 100 days until Ball State Dance Marathon, so I felt it was appropriate to finally put into words my inspiration and motivation to fundraise for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH) and Riley Hospital for Children. 571 more words


The Herbarium: Invasive Migrations

September 26, 2017
Dr. J,

Bonnie mentioned going into the field to collect plants in the near future.  I’m sure the process of pressing plants isn’t very complex or exciting, but I am excited to learn about it. 523 more words


The Herbarium: Intern vs. Polygonaceae

My internship is counted for credit with Chatham, so I have to do some sort of check-in with an advisor at my university.  I chose my academic advisor, Dr. 604 more words


The Herbarium: Hidden Science at the Museum

I stood in the main foyer of the museum staring out into a courtyard where some smart-looking people sat drinking coffees and having a chat.  I was waiting for Bonnie Isaac, the herbarium collection manager at Carnegie Museum of Natural History. 472 more words


The Start to a Miss Title in the MAO

This is just some insight into my first pageant in the Miss.America Organization and what it brought to me. It also includes what I hope to get out of competing this season and in the future. 473 more words