Penultimate: How leaving ENC showed me I belonged here

April 28, 2016 6:00 am
Penultimate: How leaving ENC showed me I belonged here

I started my college career in the fall of 2011 for no reason other than it was something “productive” to do, and after my freshman year was over, I wanted nothing to do with college or ENC. So, in what would have been my sophomore year, I worked full-time as […]

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Penultimate: The freshman year plan, reconsidered

May 5, 2016 6:00 am
Penultimate: The freshman year plan, reconsidered

Since coming to ENC, I’ve learned how to seek God’s vision for my life while developing my passions and goals. When I first stepped on campus, I had a “clear,” steadfast vision of what my life would look like by the time I graduated. Since coming to ENC, I’ve learned how […]

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Penultimate: Finding friends, love, and life’s Calling

May 3, 2016 6:00 am
Penultimate: Finding friends, love, and life’s Calling

There is not a single defining occasion that has had the most impact during my time here; there is a culmination of many occasions that have helped to shape the person I have become. I am a remarkably different person than I was when I stepped onto this campus almost four […]

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Penultimate: A new freedom emerges

April 29, 2016 6:00 am

After graduation, freedom is the name of the game. At least that’s what I’m hoping for. Coming to college, I perceived it to be an institution of freedom. Sure, I’m still in school, still have homework, still have papers to write, but I’m not at home. In fact, I’m 3,102 […]

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