The Moment

Hello world. Publishing this blog will officially enter me into the world of a college student in 2016, a life that is not complete without online journal entries. For me, the day did not feel much different at all until all of the sudden, it was. Everyone who applied to CR8 obviously had the date … More The Moment

Here’s to adventure, the unexpected, and the unknown

If you have ever had a cyber-stalker, you learned to never respond to any messages from a contact you do not recognize. On December 22, 2015, I awoke to six messages from a very mysterious number; my first thought was, “Oh no not another creepy cyber-stalker”. The scariest part was he already knew my name. … More Here’s to adventure, the unexpected, and the unknown

“Jack… tell me that you are not one of those guys who sleeps in.”

December 22, 2015 at 8:36 in the morning, I started to receive some very peculiar texts. One in particular was questioning if I was even alive. I finally responded with a “hello.” I really had no idea what else to say to this crazy person that had been texting me for hours. Then he responded … More “Jack… tell me that you are not one of those guys who sleeps in.”

CJ takes CR8

December 22. We’d all (at least subconsciously) been waiting for it. Waiting for the news–whether good or bad, and I know I had started to prepare myself for the worst. That’s why, when I rolled over around 6 a.m. to check my e-mail (just in case), then promptly fell back asleep, I started to dream … More CJ takes CR8

“Good morning Claire” the unknown number that started it all

By: Claire Carter It’s 8am. Just another morning over Christmas break, and I wake up to several texts from an unknown number. “Good morning Claire.” “I hope I’m not disturbing you.” Oh great, someone has tracked my number down and is trying to exchange flirty banter with me over break. Just as I was about … More “Good morning Claire” the unknown number that started it all