New and Improved, Fall 2015

I know the semester has just ended… but after reflecting on the previous year, I want to look ahead to my final year at Elmhurst College. What do I want to be remembered for? What else do I want to accomplish? What opportunities will I NOT let pass me by? Here is a checklist that I will review throughout the summer to ensure I am truly pushing myself to do my best.

– Lose 25 lbs.

– Fill out my study away scholarship applications

– Complete URB 495

– Complete poster for summer research

– President of Active Minds

– Attend the 2015-2016 Active Minds Conference

– Attend/ Present at an Urban Studies Conference

– Apply for the Swords Grant for above conference

– Apply for Professional Bridges for above conference

– Apply for Foundation Prize in Ethics Essay Contest

– Submit Middlewestern Voice Art

– Submit Carlson Contest for literary fiction and poetry

– Submit Lively Contest for Creative Non-Fiction

– Apply for NCURR

– Apply for UIC Master’s in Urban Planning

– Study Away January 2016

– Apply for Nelson Ethics Award

– Apply for Holocaust Trip

– Apply for Gerda Luner Memorial Prize for Social Justice and Holocaust Studies

– Earn the Abner S. Ganet Scholarship for Urban Studies

– Earn the Niebhr Laureate Award

– Attend the 2016 Alternative Spring Break Trip

– Be inducted into Lambda Pi Eta

– Be inducted into Phi Beta Delta

– Be nominated for Senior of the Year

– Be nominated for Founders’ Award

– Earn Honors Program Global Scholar