Senior Column

Senior Column: Tim Johnson

  To be completely honest, I’ve been experiencing serious trouble coming up with any final words to offer at all. Since last spring, I’ve spent considerable idle time thinking about this exact column in this exact issue of the paper. I even started writing a column almost exactly a year ago. But now that I’m…

Senior Column: Haley Turner

  It’s hard to articulate my experience at John Carroll University in a single word or sentence. During my time at Carroll, I have been overwhelmed with feelings of belonging, community, love and happiness; but none of these words do justice to the splendor of being a Blue Streak for the past four years. I…

Senior Column: Grace Kaucic

Here it is. My absolute final column for The Carroll News. That last one was a fake out. This is it.   Like most of my fellow seniors, I’m going to take this final opportunity to express my most sincere gratitude to everyone who has helped get me to this point.   First and foremost,…

Senior Column: Ashley Bastock

  My time at John Carroll University has been somewhat unexpected. I’ve learned more, both in the classroom and outside of it, than I ever could have imagined. I’ve made friends, I’ve lost friends and now I’m about to begin on a completely different journey entirely.   I set a personal goal for myself when…

Senior Column: Alexandra Higl

  I remember my preschool graduation as if it were yesterday: my five-year-old self practically gushing with joy. (Even though it was mandatory to wear all blue. I, of course, was more of a pink girl.)   All I kept thinking was, “I did it. I survived preschool. I’m one step closing to being a…