Category Archives: College Inc.: Sarah Sgro

Getting my foot in the door at the Olivier Awards

college-inc Fall2013

College is all about having once-in-a-lifetime opportunities. Being a college student means that more options are available to you to try amazing things and fulfill some of the things you’ve hoped and dreamed about for years. It takes a lot

The people you leave behind: Siblings and college

college-inc Fall2013

Over the course of four years living away from home to go to school, you tend to grow up. You not only get older, but you have experiences that can’t be replicated as a high school student or while living

Cold weather and busy streets: An unconventional spring break trip

college-inc Fall2013

When people think of stereotypical spring break plans, they often picture beaches, sunshine and relaxation. People envision flocks of students rushing the Jersey shore or Florida beaches, as they do their best to forget that they still have half a

Just another interview

college-inc Fall2013

It was a busy Thursday afternoon at my internship—everyone in the office was racing back and forth attempting to get everything completed before the day ended. I was just handed a huge stack of files to invoice when my phone

A big time to recruit a little

college-inc Fall2013

When you make the decision to join a Greek organization on campus, you never have to do anything on your own. In the beginning period before your formal initiation, you have a whole group of other new members to experience

Filling my blank slate

college-inc Fall2013

Tabula Rasa In Latin, tabula rasa literally translates to “blank slate,” referring to wax tablets used by ancestors to take note or record information. When needed, these tablets would be heated and reformed so that the wax was completely clear

Closing out and shutting down

college-inc Fall2013

The end of the semester means Christmas, finals and finally completing the work that you’ve been putting off all semester for most. It’s so close to break that it’s hard to focus on anything, even your distractions. Once you are

Do I stay or do I go?

college-inc Fall2013

The great thing about college is that it creates a four-year, bubble-like world for your existence. The bad thing about college is that it creates a four-year, bubble-like world for your existence. Now, as I’m starting to look at future

Taking five at the happiest place on Earth

college-inc Fall2013

For the last few weeks I have had what may be the most annoying song stuck in my head. Over and over the chorus of the Disney staple “It’s a Small World” has pounded its way into my skull without

A logical start to my new internship

college-inc Fall2013

New situations are usually intimidating. Whether it’s a class or a job, you sometimes don’t know what to expect at all. Because this is my senior year, I wasn’t expecting to have too many new and scary situations thrown at