Hong Kong Travel Diary
Stay tuned for my Hong Kong food diary, coming soon on my food blog!
This August, I spent a weekend in Hong Kong. I met up with my friend Natalie, who showed us the best food and deals.
This travel diary contains an introduction to Hong Kong and its fast-paced lifestyle, basic transportation tips, haggling tricks, and more! Continue reading
My experience at the Collegiate Network’s 2015 Editors’ Conference
This past weekend, 80 college-range students gathered at Bryn Mawr College, located just outside of Philadelphia, for the Collegiate Network’s annual Editors’ Conference, to learn more about how they could take their university publications above and beyond. Continue reading
Helen, Georgia: Mini Travel Diary
Helen, Georgia is one of the state’s hidden treasures, veiled about an hour and a half’s drive away from downtown Atlanta, up near the Blue Ridge Mountains where cell coverage gets spotty and the radio staticky. Continue reading
Little steps: Reducing our environmental footprint
by Catherine Zhang//MEDILL
On Northwestern University’s campus, efforts are underway to increase the university’s energy efficiency and overall environmental sustainability. The recent purchase of REC’s accounting for 50% of electricity usage on campus is just one example of sustainability practices. Continue reading
Sacha the “label snob” makes $10,000 buying and selling secondhand items
-a profile story I wrote for my journalism class-
Sacha talks about secondhand clothing the way a mother talks about her baby. She cradles the vintage Coach bag she bought for a fraction of its original price, and gently handles a $140 J. Crew coyote fur jacket, a piece she bought for just $4. Continue reading
Sleep Deprivation Epidemic in College Students Reveals Detrimental Effects
The following is an article I wrote for my enterprise story, the final project of my winter quarter journalism class.
When it comes to sleep, senior Brian Hallis is constantly playing catch-up.