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The ups and downs of life as a transplant

The ups and downs of life as a transplant

If someone asked “Where are you from?” would you say you’re a local or talk about another land you came from, far, far away? It seems like Millennials find themselves on opposite ends of the spectrum when it comes to answering this question. While many had to move back home after college, many also moved … Continue reading

Go West, Young Man

Go West, Young Man

The Westward Expansion took place two centuries ago, but people are still hitching up their wagons and following the sunset. After living in Colorado for a little over a year, I’ve come to learn that no one is really from this state. And the few natives that do exist tend to be a little too … Continue reading

A Coloradoan One Year in the Making

A Coloradoan One Year in the Making

It’s been a full year now since I’ve moved to Colorado. My first year in Colorado was challenging financially and mentally; I’d always been successful in school, so struggling to find a job was a growing process I wasn’t prepared to face. While I spent a lot of time stressing over my lack of a … Continue reading