Cardboard City

Cardboard City is a popular Honors tradition in which students spend the night outside in a cardboard box in order to raise awareness and empathy for the homeless. I chose to participate in Cardboard City because I don't know a lot about or pay a lot of attention to the homeless in my community, so … Continue reading Cardboard City


Conversation Partners

One of the activities in which I chose to participate was a program at CMU called Conversation Partners. The program pairs up one or two international students with a local student so that the international students can practice English conversation and have intercultural exchange. Basically, me and my conversation partners meet once a week for … Continue reading Conversation Partners