Author Archives: Phoebe

About Phoebe

I'm a student at the University of South Florida majoring in Biomedical Sciences. I would like to be a Speech Language Pathologist in the future. In my spare time I enjoy learning new things, meeting new people, spending time with my family and traveling. Oh, and a good book is always a plus!

The End of the Beginning

Sigh. Today was our last day of class for this semester. Our last day in this class with this group of classmates. Our last day actively collecting school supplies. Today was a really amazing day for our class. It was … Continue reading

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How privileged are we?

The CW used to have a show, Privileged, which showed the lives of two sisters who have had a very privileged life of wealth. They had the kind of life that was filled with extravagance and excess. However, this past … Continue reading

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Ready to launch

This weekend I was hanging out with a three year old whose new favorite thing is rockets. My memory of growing up and hearing about space shuttles or any space missions has to do with the set launch date and … Continue reading

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The end is almost here

It is now April 2. Can you believe how fast time has passed? When we started this it was January and now in a few weeks our class is ending. I almost feel that this reflective type of post should … Continue reading

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Meeting the Paras – an important piece to our puzzle

As Professor Temple wrote a few weeks ago, here, we are now in contact with a local troop from Sarasota, LTjg Greg Para, who will be the one doing the footwork to bring the supplies to the kids who need … Continue reading

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The difficulty of conveying thoughts to words

So I’ve been seriously pondering what I should tell you about today. As you’ve probably already read we are now coming back from spring break. Do I have anything to report? Not particularly. I did manage to get about 30 … Continue reading

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Taking A Stand

Here I am on a Sunday night, sitting in my living room- lights on, T.V on, a computer to type on… I’m left reflecting on how fortunate I am and have been for the past 21 years of my life. … Continue reading

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Working towards a better future

Hi friends! Last week we turned in our preliminary plans for how we plan to collect our school supplies. It’s been a bit of a rocky road although the highlights have more than made up for the low points. Besides, … Continue reading

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Onward we go~

This week there has been a whole lot of exciting things happening. To begin, I got the package of “America Supports YOU” boxes a few days after my last posting but realized that I didn’t quite order them the way … Continue reading

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Let the collecting begin!!

Happy Monday dear readers! Alright so as my peers have said in the previous posts this week we have started our collection in full force. I’m happy to report that I will soon be the collector of 5 composition notebooks … Continue reading

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