Somehow, after nearly 29 hours of travel from door to door, I was jet-lag free. It’s possible that we were so far away (10.5 time zones) that the effects of jet-lag somehow got cancelled out, but either way, I was feeling surprisingly normal. Two weeks traveling through southern India had flown by, but during the [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Winter Break 2009-2010'
February 2nd, 2010 · No Comments · Academics, Photography, Winter Break 2009-2010
December 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · Cornell Big Red, Winter Break 2009-2010
To give you an idea of my hallmates freshman year on the only all-male hallway in the Court-Kay-Bauer Community, I, standing 6 feet tall, was very likely below the median height for my hall of thirty guys. How could this be? Well, there are definitely plenty of tall people at Cornell, but my floor’s statistics [...]
December 19th, 2009 · 3 Comments · Weather, Winter Break 2009-2010
Cornell is home to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Northeast Regional Climate Center, also known as the meteorological institution that perennially crushes my dreams of having a white Christmas in southwestern Connecticut. At around this time of year, the Cornell Chronicle, without fail, releases a seasonally appropriate press release highlighting the Climate Center’s [...]