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Letters to a Future Young Cortinian: “Embrace”

  To a Future Young Cortinian, I’m not going to write you a letter assuming your year, your gender, your past. I am not going to tell you what you ought to do. I am merely giving advice I wish someone would have told me and my advice, in general, for anything, anytime, is to… Continue reading Letters to a Future Young Cortinian: “Embrace”

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Letters to a Future Young Cortinian: “Vocation”

  Dear Future Cortinian, Welcome to the family! Your year will be full of ups, downs, and all sorts of experiences. A comforting fact is that you are a part of the Cortina family and support system. The key to making your college experience great is to have an open-mind and be flexible. Don’t be… Continue reading Letters to a Future Young Cortinian: “Vocation”

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Letters to a Future Young Cortinian: “Growth”

Dear Future Young Cortinian, To explain my experience in Cortina, I can use the Cortina symbol of a tree to represent what I have learned this year. I think one of the most important factors for experiencing growth is the need for strong roots, as the symbol reveals the tree’s roots to us. Cortina has… Continue reading Letters to a Future Young Cortinian: “Growth”