The Final Week

Six weeks ago, if you told me that this experience would go by as quickly as it did, I would not believe you. For me, this experience has been one of the most transformative of my life. I learned so much about myself, and so much about what I want to do within Higher Education [...]

Round Two

Tomorrow is our check-in for Session 2. Door decorations are up, my whiteboard is finally sticking to the wall, and I am pretty much settled into my new digs. Part of working in a fast-paced environment is being adaptable to change. That change for me occurred in the form of moving because of the way [...]

Check Out!!

Loved, feared, awaited, and completed by all, check-outs have yet to escape the lives of Harvard Proctors. Today marks the check-out day for the students in the first session. Aside from having their last 3 hours of class which could have included presentations, exams, projects, or any combination of the aforementioned, residents are expected to [...]

1 Down, 2 To Go!

In two days, residents will be on their way home after a successful two weeks at Harvard Pre-College. They will have left with knowledge, friends, experiences, and the most important, a glimpse at what they can achieve in the future. To think that two weeks ago, I did not know these residents apart, but now [...]

Imposter Syndrome

In training, we learned a lot about Imposter Syndrome. It is a psychological phenomenon that takes place when a group of high-achieving people are all placed in an environment close together. Generally, these high-achieving people are in numbers of a handful, but in environments like Pre-College programs, handfuls turn into hundreds of handfuls, and the [...]