Gala: The Rehearsals

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So it is now that time of the year when Gala takes over most things in my life. This year, I will be performing for Indonesia and South Korea. Gala being Clark’s biggest student-produced annual cultural event, presented by the one and only, International Students Association. Being a part of ISA, the gruelling business of publicity, preparation…

The Importance of Being Earnest

Back in high school, some of my friends put on a play called The Importance of Being Earnest. Full disclosure – I never saw it, but as I understand it, it’s a bit about this guy called Ernest and a bit about putting your back into whatever you choose to do. College is no simpler than any…

A Day in the Life

Before I came to college the one thing that I really wanted to know was what is it actually like? What does a typical day look like? At the time it seemed like a silly question. You go to school, of course. Nonetheless I am dedicating my following post to exactly that – A Day in My…

The Dark-room

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So I haven’t been very proactive with my posting. However, before spring break starts, I’ll try updating the posts with the things I’ve been up to. First things first, the dark room. For all of my life, the process of taking a photo has been digital. I take a photo, I view in the digital screen.…

Rough Draft 101

I wrote the final scene of my play! Huh, what? How so? What play? Let’s backtrack. I’m taking Playwriting II with Professor Gino DiIorio, who is the head of Clark’s Visual and Performing Arts department. I took Playwriting I with Gino as well. (If you don’t know Gino, change that!) The goal of the preliminary…

Student -Major Approval

In my “About the Author” section for Clark Diaries, it says my major is Scientific Illustration. I felt kind of guilty updating it to that over the summer because it wasn’t until last Monday that Dean McKenna officially approved it. I’ve done my best to avoid writing too much about my student designed major process…