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Redefining the American image

Redefining the American image

By Samantha Bayne On a whim, I stumbled into a small bookshop near the Eastern Market on a suggestion from an old friend. The shelves were neatly lined with books from all genres labeled with reviews from the employees of the shop, and chairs were lined into rows in the basement section. I accidentally had … Continue reading

Keep An Open Mind But A Clear Vision

This whole trip we have heard from a number of people in a number of different professions. Each of them have their own story of how they got to where they are and their own story for who they have become. From site visits to seminar in the morning there remains one commonality, keep and … Continue reading

Extra! Extra! Tweet All About It

Extra! Extra! Tweet All About It

You could say today was a very ~Spicy~ day because we began it by hearing from Sean Spicer, the White House Press Secretary in 2017 for the Trump Administration. It was an amazing opportunity to hear from him considering all of his accomplishments. Spicer gave us a look into the Trump administration and his time … Continue reading

The City

I just wanted to share a few pictures with everyone that will read and look at this post. I think that DC is a really cool city and every time I’m here it’s special. I can seriously see myself working and living here, I have no idea in what capacity yet, thanks to this trip. … Continue reading

View from the Newseum

I am currently posting from the Newseum! We took a glass elevator all the way to the sixth floor and walked out on to the Pennsylvania Terrace. This is the most incredible view of DC. I have never seen anything like this! The photo above shows the Capitol in all its amazing glory. The other … Continue reading

Dogs in D.C. 

Dr. Caufield greets a fluffy Samoyen pup on our way home from the NoMa Metro stop. Photo: Alex Freeman By: Alex Freeman D.C. residents are fond of their canine friends. Stake out a spot on a bench along a residential street sometime in the evening, and you’re bound to see some furry friends enjoying a … Continue reading

Gloomy Day in D.C.

Gloomy Day in D.C.

By: Logan Kentner Although D.C. may feel like a sort of paradise to political junkies, the weather is not always sunny and 75.  Today was a gloomy, rainy day in the nation’s Capital.  In a city that has many sites outside or requires quite a bit of walking to get anywhere, I was a bit … Continue reading