By Amber Bhatnagar Wow. What a semester.  While 16 weeks and counting might seem long to most students, my time as Blog Editor this semester has flown right past me, and I can’t tell if that’s a blessing or a curse. Heck, this entire year has flown by, for obvious pandemic-related reasons. As I sit […]

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By Amber Bhatnagar With the start of my official reign as this semester’s Blog Editor, I figured I should write a greetings blog and tell you about my uneventful summer, as if any of you besides my mom actually care.  I’ve been the new editor since May, but I’ve been in a three-month long writing […]

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By Amber Bhatnagar Being inclusive of all races, genders and sexualities is vital on a college campus, especially now that we’re living in the midst of yet another surge in the Black Lives Matter movement. As the topic of racial injustice continues, it is crucial that we prioritize becoming educated in order to effect change, […]

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By Amber Bhatnagar As Boston restaurants and shops begin to reopen, I’ve been thinking about how students, upon their arrival or return to the city, can still see all the beautiful things Boston has to offer while maintaining a safe distance from others.  Being isolated in my tiny apartment in Los Angeles for three months […]

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By Amber Bhatnagar Orientation was where I met my first friends at Boston University. It was where I knew I had made the right choice of transferring schools, sitting in Agganis Arena surrounded by students from every corner of the world who were just as scared yet ecstatic about attending such a prestigious institution as […]

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By Aasha Amber Bhatnagar Though it’s definitely a long shot to be thinking of my summer plans, Looking forward to life after the Spring semester has helped me stay out of a slump, and has been, overall, a positive thing to look forward to after countless days stuck inside. Summer is just around the corner, […]

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By Aasha Amber Bhatnagar Finals are just around the corner, but taking classes from the comfort of our beds makes it feel like we’re already on summer vacation. All I can hear in my head is the classic chant from “High School Musical 2:” “Summer… summer… summer…” But, unfortunately, we still have about two weeks […]

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By Aasha Amber Bhatnagar This quarantine thing is getting old. Every day feels like deja vu. As a West Coaster, I wake up for classes at 4:45 a.m., watch the sunrise and then binge watch episodes of “Once Upon a Time,” or something else on Disney Plus. Somehow, thankfully, I’ve been able to stay in […]

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By Aasha Amber Bhatnagar Two weeks before in-person classes were canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, I joined the sorority Gamma Phi Beta. Everything was beyond perfect. I made new friends who I know will be my friends for life, we went out for coffee and lunch dates together and were all looking forward to […]

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By Aasha Amber Bhatnagar I’m the type of person who loves to stay busy, perpetually keeping myself occupied with some sort of task. But I used to also love the relief of having nothing to do and nowhere to go after a task-filled week.  Now that going nowhere has become mandatory for all of us, […]

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