• elmisuratit posted a new activity comment 7 years, 8 months ago

    I totally agree with you that making friends the first couple of weeks was a struggle, especially living in cabanaiss. But I am glad that you enjoyed the floor game, it sounds like it was a lot of fun. We had one floor meeting and played an ice-breaker game trying to learn each others names. However we had not had another floor meeting since, so I…[Read more]

  • elmisuratit posted a new activity comment 7 years, 8 months ago

    I think it is so awesome that you found a club to which you can relate! I know that being around people with similar interests to you is always fun, because sharing the same interests is usually the first step into forming a friendship. I agree with you that joining a club with people of the same ethnicity does provide us with comfort and…[Read more]

  • elmisuratit posted a new activity comment 7 years, 8 months ago

    I can see that you are extremely passionate about poetry and how important it is to you. I agree that being in the audience at a poetry reading is an honor and the personal connections one can make with the reader of the poem. I remember being introduced to slam poetry last year and now I enjoy it. I think that listening to someone else’s poetry…[Read more]

  • elmisuratit posted a new activity comment 7 years, 8 months ago

    I agree with you, that our digital profiles can affect our physical self and how we act differently if someone is around. This idea that we have to put on a show to really fit in on social media is sad but true. People will often post something on their Facebook or Twitter just for reactions. They would probably never actually say any of the stuff…[Read more]

  • elmisuratit posted a new activity comment 7 years, 8 months ago

    I share your perspective on this issue and the ideas you discussed are everywhere around us. I believe that there should be a line between social media as the entertainer and social media our life. It is up to our generation to decide how much of our time we will spend behind the screen and how much of it we will be spending talking to others and…[Read more]

  • elmisuratit posted a new activity comment 7 years, 8 months ago

    I definitely agree with you about how everyone today seems to be enthralled with their phones and latest status updates. It seems as though the interactions on social media are much more important than real life conversations. It has become more important to know the specifics about everyone else’s life, that we eventually begin to start comparing…[Read more]