OB’s Strong Showing at SA-Cup Swim Meet Yields 7 Gold Medals and the EC title

The SA-Cup’s first HBS Swim Meet drew over 170 competitors across the RC and EC sections along with a large, enthusiastic crowd. The day was filled with amazing athletic feats, exciting races, cheers, a belly-flop or two, and quotes like “Hey, I just came to see the Speedos.” NE started off the day with a… Continue reading OB’s Strong Showing at SA-Cup Swim Meet Yields 7 Gold Medals and the EC title

Yummy Yum from Around the World

The land of glaciers and volcanoes, geysers and waterfalls. The land of black beaches and hot springs, year-round swimming and midnight golf. A land where nature’s beauty abounds in its purest, natural, most unadulterated form. The country with the second highest life expectancy and one of the highest standards of living in the world. “Velkomin”… Continue reading Yummy Yum from Around the World

Beating The Winter Blues With Exercise

Exercise as an antidote to depression and anxiety is not a new concept. In the 18th century Scotland, doctors in mental hospitals prescribed heavy farm chores as “the best medicine” for their patients and documented marked improvements in mood and behavior. Now scientists are studying the link between exercise and mood changes at close range… Continue reading Beating The Winter Blues With Exercise

Couples Only:

Last fall, I decided that it was time it was time for my girlfriend (a.k.a. “my partner”) and I to have a romantic escape from the HBS environment. So I set out to plan the perfect non-HBS romantic getaway: a fun, totally irreverent place where we were guaranteed not to run into anyone even remotely… Continue reading Couples Only:

Holiday Planning Tips

TRAVEL o Plan Ahead: As always, planning ahead is key. Book your travel now (as some holiday flights are already booked) and put together a week-by-week checklist to prepare for your adventure.o Weather: Start checking the weather for your destination up to 10 days before. Make a packing list accordingly.o Luggage: Go ahead and check… Continue reading Holiday Planning Tips

Partner Perspective

Have you ever looked at yourself in the mirror and thought, “You know, you’re just no fun anymore?” Suddenly, it’s not the job, clothes, or hair. It’s you. Whereas once you felt so alive in your own skin, now things are a little grey, a little removed; there are no major problems, but no major… Continue reading Partner Perspective