Carry On

I’ve been meaning to write this blog for the past half an hour.  Instead I’ve been texting and Facebook messaging with three HGSE people about working on finals, fun end-of-school-year events, and even updating each other on our love lives. Earlier today I went to the local community college to work on a start-up project … More Carry On

Shopping HGSE Style

Normally when I think of shopping, I have glorious visions of bargain hunting—I buy everything at 75% off and then come home and corner my roommates into oohing and aahing over each of my unbelievably awesome purchases.  This week though, shopping entailed something else.  Instead of a being at a mall, I was at school, … More Shopping HGSE Style

Application Season

When I started looking at Master’s programs, I knew what I wanted to do with my career: help underrepresented students get to college and succeed there.  But translating that into a particular academic program, at Harvard or elsewhere—well, that’s not as straightforward.  After all, it’s not like the world of education is as neatly siloed … More Application Season