Getting Started with Pittsburgh

Ok, I’ll admit it - Pittsburgh has never been on my travel list. I’d estimate that of the handful of times I have thought about Pittsburgh in my life, I was likely actually thinking of Philadelphia about half of the time.

I got to spend four days in Pittsburgh recently, and I’m ready to eat my words.

What Happened When I Didn't Get a Fulbright

The Fulbright student program sends recent graduate, graduate students, and young professionals abroad to teach English, explore independent research, or attend graduate school. It’s generally considered one of the more competitive and prestigious awards on tap.  What’s it mean if I didn’t get it?

The Traveling Postcards Initiative

I chose this workshop for two reasons. First, I have been hearing more and more from survivors that they wish they had a way to help others not feel alone, because in their trauma that felt so deeply lonely. Secondly, I desperately needed a switch from left brain to right brain activities.

Roam If You Want To: Travel Fashion Guest Post with The Outliers!

Packing. Easily the worst part of travel. You want to look good for those selfies, but comfortable for long days exploring, fashionable enough to turn heads but chill enough to fit in. What’s a girl to do? Your wardrobe is going to change a lot based on where you’re going (um, duh), but there are some staples that definitely need to make it into your suitcase.