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Mary B. at Homecoming

Mary B.

From the Lions Mouth: 
“I try to stay connected to the Columbia student body at large by just going out and meeting as many people as I can! At Columbia, you know that everyone has a story to tell or something awesome about themselves to share.”
My Columbia Day: 
  • 11:00 a.m.

    Grab a cup of coffee before going to Contemporary Civilization, where we talk about “modern day” revolutions in comparison to the French Revolution.

  • 1:00 p.m.

    Head to Wafels and Dinges for a bacon and syrup waffle, and eat with my best friend on the steps of Low Library, enjoying the beautiful weather and making weekend plans!

  • 2:00 p.m.

    Have a quick meeting with my career counselor in the Center for Career Education to discuss my upcoming participation in the Columbia Experience Overseas program in Singapore.

  • 3:15 p.m.

    Take a train downtown to my internship at a start-up consulting firm, working on projects for the United Nations.

  • 6:10 p.m.

    Go to Introduction to Accounting and Finance, where we talk about the financial crisis of 2008 and discuss causes and implications.

  • 9:30 p.m.

    Meet with the Engineering Student Council, where I serve as president of my class. We speak about dining halls on campus, and pass a resolution.