The Overnight Stay: “Only the Beginning”

The moment my eyes fell on campus, my stomach fluttered in anticipation. Despite having visited Siena before, my entire outlook shifted knowing that I had now been accepted into the Siena-Albany Medical College Program.  Opportunities to serve through medicine were now within my grasp, just at my fingertips; I simply had to reach out and … More The Overnight Stay: “Only the Beginning”

“…And then he said four words that I’ll never forget”

I suppose there are a lot of places one could be on a Friday night. On that particular evening, however, I was happy to find myself elbow deep in a bowl of ranch dressing. It was my first time at Albany’s Interfaith Partnership for the Homeless. Two upperclassmen in the program had recently started an … More “…And then he said four words that I’ll never forget”

The Real Light

Norma B. Rice once said, “Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.” During the summer of 2014, my brother and I were given the blessing of serving in Kenya for our Summer of Service.  Serving in Kenya was an opportunity that brought to life the calling … More The Real Light