Designing your own Career: Post-Liberal Arts Workshop

I initially took this course as my official “back-up plan”, should I ever willingly or, more realistically, encounter enough failures that I retreat from the world of academia out of sheer humiliation and defeat. If I decided I wanted to pursue a career rather than sign up for more graduate school, I didn’t want to…

Writer’s Block – Broken?

Establishing Your Character(s) Our entire lives are framed by narratives. They are the narratives we create for ourselves, the ones we learn how to mold and analyze from the very first day we traced our fingers along the pages of a book, sounding out the letters that made the words that told the stories that…

On Feeling, Thinking, Liberal Arts, & Careers

I recall an MTBI-fueled fever sweeping my undergrad campus in early 2010: everywhere, I heard mutterings of thinking or feeling, introverted or extroverted, oh yeah, well, what’s your percentage? There was a genuine excitement attached to this new method of categorizing ourselves, and I was not immune. I boasted the ENTJ assignation, and I was…