WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19, 2017

Well, the semester has come to an end and I can’t believe how fast these past four months have flown by. I have learned so much about myself, met so many incredible people from all over the world, made the greatest of friends, and the most amazing memories. Thank you Barcelona for letting me fall…

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5, 2017

Today we watched “As it is in Heaven”, a film about an internationally known conductor whose aspiration is to create music that will touch people’s hearts. After he suffers a heart attack on stage, he retires and goes back to his hometown in Sweden. He then becomes the conductor for the choir, and discovers his…

MONDAY, APRIL 3, 2017

Social entrepreneurship is the use of techniques by start up companies and other entrepreneurs to develop, fund and implement solutions to social, cultural, or environmental issues. For profit entrepreneurs, measure profit, revenues..etc, but there are also non-profit entrepreneurs who generate a “positive return to society”. I have always wanted to be a social entrepreneur. I…

MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2017

Today we watched a movie called “The Constant Gardener”, were a suspicious drug trial is taking place. From this movie we see that first world corporations are taking advantage of the third world countries. Corporations will do anything to gain money from the less privileged, and because they are so vulnerable they use them to…

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22, 2017

It is so easy to get caught up with work, and all the responsibilities that come with it. Workaholics are always so worried about work, and give off the impression that they ‘live to work, and not work to live’. It is important to find happiness with in your company, and be content with the…

MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017

Doing something nice for someone, don’t expect something in return. My friend Helen lost her wallet at Carnival in Sitges that night. She never expected to get her wallet back, but the next day she gets a call from someone who had picked it up at the beach and wants to return it to her….

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2017

The unemployment rate is currently 4.7% in the United States. The most demanded jobs are: restaurant servers, nurse, customer service, janitors, nursing assistants, restaurant cooks, office manager, operations manager, personal care aid, accountant. What I hope to one day do is not part of this list, but it is my dream job. Starting my own…

MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017

Everything happens for a reason. Things always seem to align to how they suppose to happen. For instance, when I was applying for college I wasn’t 100% sure about the school I had chosen because it wasn’t my top choice. A couple weeks in, I realized that I made the right choice because i was…

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017

Today we had the best guest speaker, Francesc, come and speak to us. He had so many interesting things to say and I really enjoyed getting to know him. He was in a car accident that paralyzed him and in just a blink of an eye his entire life changed. My question to him was…

MONDAY, MARCH 6, 2017

I have worked in several fast pace environments. My first customer service job at a sandwich shop called, Mr. Pickles, was a really fast paced job. The restaurant was very busy during the lunch rush, especially on the weekends. One summer I was an intern at the Los Angeles Philharmonic for the Hollywood Summer season,…

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2017

We are the masters of our own lives, we choose what makes us happy. We never know when he last day on this earth is going to be, life can change in the blink of an eye. We must choose the life that makes us happy and live every single day to the fullest. We…