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Return to Loyola.

If you had told me in November (even in early January) that my summer internship would be back at Loyola University Chicago, I would not have believed you. 1,246 more words

Bridge To Loyola

Finding my sense of belonging

As much as I like to think I came into the field of student affairs knowing a lot, this year has proven otherwise. ¬†This year, a reoccurring theme came up in my time in the HESA program: low-income, first generation, minority students try to hide portions of their identity when they come to college…and I was one of them. 476 more words


Grad School: On moving to a new school, new city, new state

Each learner is unique in their own way. This is evident when John Dewey believed that the learning experience should be tailored to the individual needs of the student. 941 more words

Mid-Spring: 5 weeks down, 5 to go

We’ve reached the end of Week 5, which means we’re at the smack-dab¬†middle point of the quarter. Five more weeks stand between me and the conclusion of my first year of graduate school. 462 more words

The #SAGrad path ahead

By the time this post goes live, it will be the beginning of week 1, SQ16. This marks the beginning of my third consecutive quarter as an #SAGrad, the last quarter I’ll technically be at full-time student status, the middle of my journey through graduate school, and the end of my first full academic year at this institution. 453 more words

Winter quarter recap: An #SAGrad marathon

It’s the end of March. Campus is quieter than ever as most folks are away for the spring break. I’ve been in and out of my apartment during the break to enjoy some adventures… 1,128 more words

Loyalist College Information Dashboards

Worked with colleagues at Higher Education Strategy Associates to help develop high-level program prioritization and strategic enrolment management (SEM) data dashboards for Loyalist College in Belleville, Ontario. 70 more words