Category Archives: Arizona

Class of 2017

I did it! I’m done with school… well, done with being on the student end of school 🙂 I graduated from the University of Arizona with a BS in Science Education: Chemistry Emphasis, and a minor in biochemistry. I won … Continue reading

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Student Teacher

Well, I’m officially a student teacher! I’ve completed my first week at a local middle school with my mentor teacher, teaching 7th and 8th grade science in the GATE program. So far I’ve made the new seating charts for this … Continue reading

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School and family

Here’s a quick update from a teacher in training: I’m now a senior at the U of A, half way done with this semester. I have 5 classes: physical chemistry, biochemistry, plant biochemistry, chemistry discoveries in the classroom, and classroom … Continue reading

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First semester at the U of A – Completed

So, I survived my first semester at the U of A, yet not with out plenty of tears, laughs, frustration, and lots and lots of craziness. Many days I felt completely overwhelmed and never would’ve gotten through it without my … Continue reading

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Last bit of summer

Summer is drawing to a close and my ten weeks of Organic Chemistry are over. I enjoyed O Chem 2 better than O Chem 1, getting to prepare alcohols, esters, acids, aldehydes, ketones, etc. both on paper and in LAB. My … Continue reading

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Summer Stuff

This summer I am taking both semesters of Organic Chemistry through Pima Community College, my last two classes before going to the U of A in the fall. Both summer classes are 5 weeks long, 4 days a week, 5 … Continue reading

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I am a Wildcat!!!

I got accepted to the U of A! I am enrolled in the degree Science Education: Chemistry Emphasis. This degree is basically a chemistry major with a teaching minor. I will graduate with my bachelors of science and earn my … Continue reading

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Jesus Plus Nothing

January. The close of an old year and the beginning of a new one. January is always a time for reflection, regrets and resolutions. If I were to describe the state of my heart with one word for each month of … Continue reading

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USA Jump Rope Regional Tournament

For those of you who are not aware, jump rope is a competitive sport, very much like gymnastics, synchronized swimming or figure skating. Every spring jumpers across the nation compete at their regional tournament, hoping to qualify for Nationals which … Continue reading

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Israel: The beginning

My brother and I arrived home from Israel late Sunday night and the past few days we’ve spent relaxing with our family and telling stories of all the adventures we had and blessings we received on our trip. And they … Continue reading

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