america, Tennessee, Travel

Cross Country Road Trip: Tennessee Pt. 2

Pop Pop and I had some more notes to sing in Music City before we left, so day three of our road trip started with a walk through of the Country Music Hall of Fame and a tour of Hatch Show Print. When you go to book your Country Music Hall of Fame tickets, the… Continue reading Cross Country Road Trip: Tennessee Pt. 2

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Cross Country Road Trip: Tennessee

There’s a reason number two is my favorite number…. Pop Pop and I woke up, ate a satisfying hotel breakfast and headed for Music City for day two of our road trip. I chose to got to Nashville because I am in a wedding and the bachelorette party is in Nashville. Unfortunately, I am missing… Continue reading Cross Country Road Trip: Tennessee

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Cross Country Road Trip: New Jersey to Tennessee

June 6, 2019 My grandfather and I left New Jersey at about 8:20 in the morning for Knoxville, Tennessee. Pop Pop wanted to drive first, and he did all the way to our first stop of the day: Lexington, Virginia (our first stop was actually Dunkin’ Donuts, followed by gas stations and then Arby’s, but… Continue reading Cross Country Road Trip: New Jersey to Tennessee

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Surprise! I Drove Across America to Start my Adult Life

June 6, 2019 Tears rolling down my face, I kissed each of my dogs goodbye, hugged my sister and drove to my grandparents’ house, where my dad was waiting. I tried to talk normally, but my grandma could tell I was in pain and said, “Look, she’s already been crying.” Today I left my beautiful,… Continue reading Surprise! I Drove Across America to Start my Adult Life

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A Guide to Boston: A One Day Itinerary Everyone Will Enjoy 

Boston is one of the oldest cities in America and has played a vital role in its history. It’s the birthplace of the revolution, the first city to have a subway and where rock group Aerosmith was formed. And you can’t mention Boston without adding that it’s home to some of the most fiercely loyal… Continue reading A Guide to Boston: A One Day Itinerary Everyone Will Enjoy 

america, California

Los Angeles: Wrapped Up

My visit to Los Angeles was a special networking trip through the Hofstra University Lawrence Herbert School of Communications. It was a “business trip,” if I may. We met a wide range of professionals from many well-known companies in the entertainment industry, learned a lot about where we see ourselves in the professional world and… Continue reading Los Angeles: Wrapped Up

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Goodbye Los Angeles!

That’s a wrap folks! Seven days of networking and two days of sightseeing have come and gone like a glimpse of a shooting star. Soon we will head to classes and get back to normal life, but I think we all will have an underlying twinkle within us, knowing how lucky we are to have… Continue reading Goodbye Los Angeles!

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LA Day 9: That’s a Wrap!

Our final da in L.A. was the perfect combination of networking and fun. We started the day off at one of ABC’s lots, where we received an in-depth analysis of how they marketed and created content for The Bachelor. They said that they create a lot of content in-house, and I feel like that definitely… Continue reading LA Day 9: That’s a Wrap!

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LA Day 8: Networking Day into Night

On our sixth day of networking the professionals gave to me…more knowledge! We started off the rainiest day yet at one of the top four talent agencies in L.A., ICM,  although it looked like an art museum instead. We met with a Hofstra alumnus who has been a talent agent there for seven years. He… Continue reading LA Day 8: Networking Day into Night

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LA Day 7: Life Lessons Learned

I stayed on Earth today, but that does not mean day five of networking was any less than incredible. The first meeting was with the senior vice president of the Gaumont Film Company, a French-established film studio, and her colleagues. Besides just telling us how they got to where they are and tips abut the… Continue reading LA Day 7: Life Lessons Learned