Movies, Classic novels, Basketball, Soccer, Video Games
Challenged yet prepared.
And the creative ways I avoid work.
From routine work to cramming.
It's for more than just creatives.
A common obstacle.
Seems like there's never enough.
Connecting with other student organizations.
A night of professional improv at UR.
Participating in a student focus group.
A lecture by Netflix Co-founder Marc Randolph.
Why UR?A simple answer to the question "Why UR?" would be to say that it just felt right. Though, whereas that isn't inaccurate, I know how vague and frustrating an answer like that can be for readers. So, I will try to explain myself. The University of Richmond, as I researched it more and more, became continually more appealing. Every new thing I learned became another reason to attend. (That certainly was not the case with other schools.) I didn't have to wrestle with thoughts like, "I guess I can live with that" or "Maybe it won't seem like that when I'm actually there." In fact, even viewing the university with a critical eye, it was difficult to find something bad to say about it. That may sound like I'm simply affirming my final decision, but it's not easy to answer that question without directly showing someone what I'm trying to articulate. UR is a place that, although ripe for descriptive writing, must be experienced firsthand to truly understand. That, I believe, says more than any list of reasons ever could.