Nicole in Penn's Alumni Blog

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Nicole's recent posts for Frankly Penn, the University of Pennsylvania Alumni blog:
Penn Gymnastics Did What? - Cheering hard for a team that really deserves it.

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Penn Gymnastics Did What?

Previous posts:
Halloween Costumes: Not Just for Kids
Because nothing this fun should have an upper age limit.

Who Knew? The Pastel Society of America
There truly is something for everyone.

Ice (Cream) Ice (Cream) Baby
Because you never need a reason.

Extra-Curricular Activities, Redux
Find, or make, some you time.

Alumnae About Town
I just can't seem to get away from some people.

A Partial Hey Day '94
A little is better than nothing!

Spotlight on VPUL Equity and Access
Learn about their fantastic program for local high schoolers!

High Jump Wars: The Empire Strikes My Lower Back
Setting crazy goals for 2013.

Alumni Fitness Success Stories
Inspiring duo takes on fitness goals, and succeeds.

Gear Changes
Sad recollections of how I and my friends dressed in the 1990's.

Shofar, So Good
On my incredible trip to Israel.

Exploring local resources to bring art back to the center of my life.

What You've Been Missing: Penn Museum 25
How cool to have access to things like this.

Hurrah, Hurrah, A-Antarctica
Who knew I'd ever get to see Antarctica? Not I.

Alumnae Paths: Spotlight on the 1990's
Profiles of eight impressive women who graduated from Penn.

Penn Alumni Haiku Reflections

Haiku/blog clip show in honor of National Poetry Month.

It's Thank Your Favorite Professor Day!

For everyone who has ever had a favorite course, or a favorite teacher.

High Jump Wars: A New Hope - February 17, 2012

On going to high jump practice for the first time in nearly 17 years.

Q&A with a Track & Field Master-Part II: Dee - January 13, 2012
Penn alumnae and former Varsity Women's Track & Field Captains competing today in the Masters division for those aged 35+.

Q&A with a Track & Field Master-Part I: Ruthie - December 23, 2011
Penn alumnae and former Varsity Women's Track & Field Captains competing today in the Masters division for those aged 35+.

Renovation! Du Bois College House - October 28, 2011
Check it out.

A Must See Movie: "Thunder Soul" - September 30, 2011
Why everyone I know, and everyone I don't know, and their families, should see and support this wonderful, wonderful film.

T shirts and track shoes and canes. Oh, my! - September 2, 2011

How my collection of Penn gear started on the day when my mother, my grandmother and I learned I'd been accepted.

Bastille Day, Philadelphia-Style - August 5, 2011

Enjoying the local version of the national French holiday, featuring Darth Vader and TastyKake.

Down (to) the Shore - July 8, 2011

On visiting the nearby Jersey Shore from Philadelphia, and why you should take a surfing lesson.

On the Right Track... and Field - June 10, 2011

Lessons learned from life as a collegiate high jumper.

Putting Some English on It - May 13, 2011

Facilitating an English language conversation group for international adults.

You're the Inspiration - April 15, 2011

My surprise foray into R&B
a cappella.