It’s not always sunny, I promise!

It’s actually raining as I’m writing this! Hello all!  These past few weeks have been hectic as classes have officially started, but it’s always better to keep busy than be bored! In addition to academics, I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to accompany a fellow musician at the Fresher’s recital last weekend. We played Song for Sienna by…

Work Hard, Play Hard.

The last time I left you all, I was waiting to board my flight to London. While waiting, I was thinking about the differences London would have compared to the cities I am familiar with and how I would fit in. Maybe I will leave those updates for a later post but another topic I…

Greetings from Cambridge!

Hello all! I arrived at Cambridge last week, and the beauty of the city and the surrounding colleges continues to amaze me every time I step outside my door. I feel at times that I’ve been dropped into a Harry Potter movie or time traveled into the past when admiring the cathedral spires, soaring buttresses,…

It’s time for lift-off!

Hello everyone! My name is Katie Sparling. I will be participating in the 2021-2022 Jesus College Fellowship at the University of Cambridge. At the University of Pittsburgh, I am a rising junior pursuing a major in biological sciences with minors in chemistry and Spanish. I am the president and co-founder of Soccer for Social Change,…