Sheffield’s Shenanigans

Game On

From Sept. 22 to Feb. 22, I will be spending, at a minimum, 22 hours a week staring at a black line, and another three hours picking heavy things up and putting them down. Yes, swim season is right around the corner.   I won’t lie—I’ve had a few friends ask if I’m quitting swimming,…

Why I hate being a senior

The fate of being a senior is currently a part of my top five worst things that has ever happened to me.   When I was a senior in high school, I couldn’t wait to be in college. When I was a freshman in college, I couldn’t wait to finally be away from the stigma…

Constant wanderlust

Sheffield’s Shenanigans       I spent my Easter break in the Grand Canyon.   Okay, that’s not completely accurate. I spent 90 hours in a car heading to the Grand Canyon, before having a brief two-day excursion hiking in the Grand Canyon overnight.   Over $600 was spent on gas, multiple Subway footlongs were shared and…

Workaholic Tendencies

    I have many flaws. I have a lot of pride in the weight room (I’ll never get over the fact that I’ll never be able to overhead press my body weight unless I go on steroids), I procrastinate and whenever I stress out I basically shut down.  I have many more—but, my least…

The Senior Challenge

      I never really thought I’d get my own column. For the past year and a half, I’ve been sitting on the couch in the newsroom copy editing on deadline nights – occasionally writing an article here or there. But now I get my own desk.  Well, I share it with my co-editor…