10 Things I Learned Going to College Away From Home

I live 10 minutes away from Disneyland, but I go to university 20 minutes away from California’s capital city. It’s about 423 miles apart. I never thought that one day I would leave for university quite a distance away from home. Yes, I may not be across the globe like other students, but to me…

My First Time Shadowing

As most of you may know, ever since I was a wee little girl I wanted to do nothing but become a pharmacist. I even drew a future picture of Janet Nguyen PharmD in the sixth grade for a project assignment. Throughout high school, I was so confident that I wanted to pursue pharmaceuticals. I…

Political Science 101, check.

I remember when I was still finishing up my first year up at Davis, my friend and I pondered about which classes to take during the summer. I remember writing down five different courses and Political Science 101 was last on the list of what we wanted just in case classes were all filled up….

Step One: 1st Quarter

This is me. Janet. I have finished my first quarter of uni at UC Davis! I've met amazing people. I've learned new stuff and I've discovered what it's like to be surrounded by positive, hard-working people. I can't wait to tell you about all of the great things that have happened so far! I wish…

Preview’s Over

I graduated!  June 22, 2016 Wow, thirteen years of public education has led to this very moment. Graduation day. I cannot explain how long I have been waiting for this day to come. High school surely did go by super fast and with a blink of an eye- it's all over. I can still remember…

College Road Trip: Part 2

I want to just first apologize for how late I am posting the second part to the college road trip post! I’ve been so caught up with school and I’ve been extremely busy ever since I got back from the trip. 8AM on Saturday morning, we all woke up and got ready to leave for…

College Road Trip: Part 1

The past three days, I got to experience the ups and downs of choosing which college I want to go to. I was very unsure of which school I'd like to attend for the fall, but after this road trip, I think I can safely solidify where I'd like to go. Waking up at 3AM…

End of Junior Year

WOW! I haven’t been on here since forever. Well, junior year has officially ended today at 12:35PM. All I can say about junior year is that it is…without fault one of the most stressful years of my education career. I’ve never been so stressed out before until this year. I ended up with a high…