Author Archives: hacketju

C U L8ER!! #IS6621

Wow, I cannot believe I am writing my last ISYS6621 blog post.  It seems like just 4 months ago I was writing about why I took “Social Media and Digital Business”.  As I sit here in my room typing my final sentiments, I cannot help think of the song Closing Time by, musical genius, Semisonic.  So […]

The Digital World of Nursing

As I sit at home for Thanksgiving break I am surrounded by nurses.  My mom is a nurse, my sister is a nurse and my dog is named nurse.  When my mom and sister get to talking about work I usually find my input to be less than helpful.  Apparently saying “I too was administering […]

Big Brother? More Like Big Bird

Growing up I was overly dramatic.  I have now matured ever so gracefully to be ~tastefully~ dramatic.  College has really leveled me and made me deal with situations in a MUCH more civil and cultivated way.  Situations where I used to throw tantrums,  I now just throw  a “whatever lol” or “It’s fine”. Nothing says […]

Lost in Textlation

I have had a cell phone for 8 years now.  Throughout that time I have sent a plethora of texts with few responses. If you take out the texts from my parents and the “sorry I thought this was the other Julia” texts, you are left with a lot of awkward “hahahaha what?”. In MUCH […]

The Future of Fitness

Growing up I was not always the slender and #fit girl you see today. This part of my childhood may be gone, but it is certainly never forgotten (especially if my grandmother has anything to do with it). At every holiday or family function my grandmother loves to tell the story of how she would […]

It’s All Your Fault!

Many people (mainly {exclusively} historians) claim that you must learn about the past in order to prepare for the future. In every required history class I have taken, and even the one I “elected” to take, there has been some common themes throughout time. One of the most prominent themes is that if something goes […]

One in a Millenial

Hello and welcome! Today you are lucky enough to read my first ever blog post!  As a finance and computer science major here at Boston College, I have not been required to write any blog posts (“we educate the whole person” psh).    As you are reading this blog you may be wondering, as one […]