Originally Published on Cooper Squared on April 27, 2014.
My younger sister was the last person to text me as I boarded my flight to Ghana. Unfortunately, our conversation ended abruptly the moment I stepped onto the plane and lost cell service. In fact, I would spend my whole spring break completely cut off from everyone except for the 20 others students I was traveling with as a part of the New York University Presidential Honors Scholars Program. Read the rest of this entry »