O’Hanlon gets her noticeable optimism and cheer from her family, saying, “I was lucky to come from a family that was very happy.”
Gap Years can be a daunting prospect to navigate, but Alessandro Zenati ‘21 wants to highlight the transformative experience those 365 days can provide. He offers ways to silence internal judgement and make it a year full of growth.
He asked her for her name after telling her not to tell anyone her name, a young girl learned a lot from a single ride on the T.
Sometimes things get physical, freaky, and far-out during air travel. No punchline here, only punching in an airport line.
If I can help to normalize this idea of “abnormal” college experiences, of transferring, of taking time off, of figuring it out, then so be it. I’m happy to do so.
I left this summer with new memories, a more vibrant passport, and a souvenir or two.