One of the best parts about being in a Spanish class with Dr. Deveny is that he always takes his classes on field trips. Last semester, for my Cultural History of Spain course, we went and saw flamenco dancing. It was awesome to be able to see something that originated in Spain brought to [...]
In high school, I dedicated my life to JSA, the Junior State of America, which is a national student run organization for high schoolers that encourages civic education, teaches public speaking, and trains young leader. It’s divided into ten states, each with its own leadership and each with three conferences a year.
One of the reasons McDaniel appealed to me was its location. I’m a PoliSci major, which means I have a fascination with the nation’s capitol, Washington, D.C. One of my friends from the Bay Area, who goes to Oberlin in Ohio, is interning with Congresswoman Kaptur for his school’s JanTerm, so I decided [...]