Why Betty Haynes from “White Christmas” Will Forever Be #LifeGoals

Five years ago, I decided to pop in the old VHS tape of White Christmas (Curtiz, 1954) my family had always kept, but had never gotten around to watching. I was in the last three minutes of the movie when the tape broke, to my horror! By complete coincidence, the movie was also playing on television, and when I … More Why Betty Haynes from “White Christmas” Will Forever Be #LifeGoals

30 Strange Things I’ve Learned About Myself from Studying Abroad

Well that’s it, folks! My semester abroad in New Zealand has come to an end, and as I reflect on my past few months and all of the amazing things I had the crazy opportunities to accomplish, I realized that I’ve learned quite a few things about myself and about New Zealand. Let’s discuss: 1. I can … More 30 Strange Things I’ve Learned About Myself from Studying Abroad

Look What Popped Up at the Pop-up Globe Theatre

This past summer, the city of Auckland, New Zealand celebrated the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare in a very unique way – by building an exact replica of the second Globe Theatre and putting on a series of tours, workshops, and Shakespeare-penned productions. This was an effort conceived by Professor Tim Fitzpatrick … More Look What Popped Up at the Pop-up Globe Theatre