Tag Archive | nerd

Board Games Galore!

Board Games Galore!

I like board games. I’ve talked about it once before, but I recently experienced something worth sharing. With board games, usually you find out about new games by going to a friend’s house. They ask if you’ve played such-and-such game, and they offer to teach you how to play. Now maybe you want it for yourself, so […]

A Tale of Two Weddings

I’m very excited to share with you the experiences of attending two weddings this summer. These weddings are both unlike any other weddings I’ve been invited to, in very different ways. Up until this point, the weddings I’ve attended have been pretty traditional. You know, a sunday afternoon bridal shower with silly games, an outdoor or church wedding with […]

Lessons from Grad School, Buzzfeed Style

Lessons from Grad School, Buzzfeed Style

I will FINALLY be graduating from school on December 21st from Purdue University with an M.S. in Education with a concentration in Learning Design and Technology (what a mouthful!). Go Boilermakers! Now that this incredibly stressful time is over, I thought I would share some of my experiences so that future grad students can get a peek into their […]

See nerd. See nerd go back to school.

What seems like a few short months ago, I decided to take the big leap and apply for grad school. I bought books on writing application essays and books about how to pay for school. Wrote a few checks for application fees and waited. Lo and behold, I got in! Surprisingly, there were very few […]

A Pocket Full of Subculture

I recently found myself face to face with a subculture I had heard about but never experienced. Like all subcultures, the people involved have their own language, values, and trends. These people spend time and money on something I just couldn’t fathom investing into myself. That subculture, ladies and gents, is the world of Magic: […]