How to Survive Finals Week

First, go out and tattoo your knuckles with the phrase “day by day” across your hands. Alright so perhaps that’s not the best idea. However during a particularly stressful time like finals week, the phrase would serve as a reminder to embrace the future one day at a time. It’s important to slow down and […]

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Voy

My heart beats fast as a new opportunity weaves it’s golden fibers into my life. For the past few years Mesa Catholic Ministries has been partnering with the Foundation for Cultural Exchange to go to El Espino, El Salvador for immersion trips. My dear friend Mary was lucky enough to go on one of the immersion trips last Spring Break. At […]

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Fall Break 2014

Here’s a video I put together from this year’s Fall Break rafting extravaganza. Take a peak. FRIDAY: (Supposed) hike from the top of Mee Canyon to the bottom: ~10 miles. (Our) hike from the top of Mee Canyon to the bottom after a tiny turn-around: ~13 miles. Hours spend hiking: ~10 hours. Backpacker’s lunch: sausage, […]

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Climbing the ladder of success with Kenny

“The mountains are calling and I must go.” -John Muir Above is a photo my classmate and friend Kenny took this past weekend on an Outdoor Program trip to the Telluride Via Ferrata. Viewing his sensational photos of the expedition inspires me so much. To be a strong and more efficient outdoor athlete and leader, […]

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