Helya S.

“Haze spoke about life opportunities as a buffet that we have the ability to choose from. I still think about this analogy whenever I feel overwhelmed or am unsure about my decisions. It gives me a sense of control and increases my curiosity, wanting to explore what is out there in the world without fear. She also spoke about how I have all the answers within me already but sometimes need a new perspective or a bit of nudge. I find that empowering because it reminds me to trust myself. It also made me even more appreciative of our time together, because it showed how accepting and nurturing was as a mentor. Lastly, she reminded me that the pursuit of my career is a pursuit of my dream. With all the many things I had to do to prepare for my grad applications, it was easy to forget that I … Read more