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December 2016

What You Don’t Learn in School

Grades have always been important to me. I started taking college classes at the age of 15, and (finally) had my first summer off from classes just this past year. 144 credit hours later, I have a bachelor's degree, and am two semesters shy of my second one. In my time at college, I have earned 35 A's, 8 B's, and 1 C. And I can tell you without a shred of doubt, that that one C taught me more than my 3[...]

My Story

I have been wanting to write this post for a long time now, but I never really felt that push to write it...until now. Recently, I came across a girl's blog. I noticed straight away how similar we were: both southern, both blondes, both attending SEC universities, and both come from good families. Then I read it. The most striking similarity of all. My stomach dropped and my throat locked up. Because w[...]

Music City Bowl Training – Nashville

Hey guys! I've finally returned to Tuscaloosa after spending some time in one of my favorite cities, Nashville, TN. I'm already excited to go back! My purpose for this little day trip was to receive my training for the Music City Bowl. This will be my second year working with the Music City Bowl, and I couldn't be more excited! The Nashville Sports Council is a great group of people who put on phenomen[...]

SNL: My Response

Last night, Saturday Night Live opened their show with a sketch making fun of Alabama football. Pro wrestler John Cena played the part of an Alabama football player giving his final science presentation. While he states that the main reason he is at Alabama is because of his "abilities on the football field", he earnestly insists that he takes his academics "incredibly seriously". In response, one of t[...]