Reflections from Daryn: A CS English Student

Posted on Oct 16, 2018 in Featured Stories, General Student Blogs

Hello again! I’ve just reached the end of my seventh week here in Chicago, which means after just one more week, it’ll be halfway through the semester, which is crazy!! I haven’t been able to decide yet if it feels like I’ve been here longer or shorter than seven weeks. It seems like forever ago […]

Reflections From Emilee: A CS Student Teacher

Posted on May 3, 2018 in Featured Stories, Student Teacher Blogs

“Life begins outside of your comfort zone.” A phrase that I never really understood until I packed up my things and moved to Chicago to take on the most challenging, yet rewarding, semester of my college career. Not only did I walk into a classroom to help move twenty-nine sweet and knowledgeable second graders towards […]

Reflections from Jennie: A CS Business Student

Posted on Apr 30, 2018 in Featured Stories, General Student Blogs

It is strange to look back and realize that I have been living in Chicago for an entire Semester. Before January, I had never been to this city before and now it has become a temporary home that will carry a piece of my heart for the rest of my life. These last few weeks […]

Reflections From Bailey: A CS BSW Student

Posted on Apr 11, 2018 in Featured Stories

In our society today, there are so many social issues that cause our nation to be so divided. When I decided to enter the social work program at Spring Arbor University, I knew I was in a field where I could speak up and make others notice the injustice occurring in our nation. During my […]

Reflections from Abby: A CS BSW Student

Posted on Dec 11, 2017 in Featured Stories

Hi again! So here we are, already in December with the semester all but finished. A quick snapshot of the second half of the semester… My internship at the Children’s Place has wrapped up and I have transferred the families on my caseload to other interns. I have had the chance to experience ethical service […]

Reflections from Margiree: A CS BSW Student

Posted on Nov 14, 2017 in Featured Stories, Social Work Student Blogs

Hello all! My name is Margiree Palmer. I am a senior social work major at Trinity Christian College. This semester I am interning at New Moms a non-profit agency that serves young moms between the ages of 16-24 located on the west side in the Austin community.  I work with the workforce development team, which […]