Sarah Ro

Sarah is a senior business student double-majoring in Marketing and HR Management. She loves to read, write, explore new cities and watch TedTalks. Her favorite college experience was studying abroad in Seoul, South Korea. In the future, she hopes to continue writing- both professionally and personally.

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International Niners: Part Three

| November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
International Niners: Part Three

this online-exclusive series is focused on the study abroad process to provide clarity and further information for UNC Charlotte students who are seeking to partake in an international education experience during their college years. The goal of this series is to encourage students to come out of their comfort zones and immerse themselves in global […]

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Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet the International Niners

| November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
Humans of UNC Charlotte: Meet the International Niners

  “One of my favorite parts about studying abroad was the international exposure. My semester in Germany was the first time I had ever been to Europe and it was absolutely incredible. Since I didn’t know anybody that was planning on studying at the same university for exchange, I really learned how to immerse myself […]

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International Niners Part 2

| November 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
International Niners Part 2

This online-exclusive series is focused on the study abroad process to provide clarity and further information for UNC Charlotte students who are seeking to partake in an international education experience during their college years. The goal of this series is to encourage students to come out of their comfort zones and immerse themselves in global […]

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International Niners: Part One

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
International Niners: Part One

This online-exclusive series is focused on the study abroad process to provide clarity and further information for UNC Charlotte students who are seeking to partake in an international education experience during their college years. The goal of this series is to encourage students to come out of their comfort zones and immerse themselves in global […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Fusion Tea

| October 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
Thirsty Thursday: Fusion Tea

Boba or Bubble tea created in Taiwan has long been a staple drink for individuals living in Southeast Asia as well as U.S. cities with large populations of Asian-Americans. The drink consists of either a fruit-tea or milk-tea base and is usually served with various toppings. Tapioca pearls, shaped like bubbles are the usual topping […]

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Foodie Friday: Golden Cow Creamery

| October 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
Foodie Friday: Golden Cow Creamery

Holy cow! If you are bored of purchasing traditional ice cream flavors from Baskin Robbins and Carvel, make some time and head on over to Golden Cow Creamery. Golden Cow Creamery is a relatively new addition to Charlotte’s (very) small selection of dessert spots. Score! Its address is 170 W Summit Ave. Charlotte, NC 28203. […]

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Travels to the coast: Charleston, SC Itinerary

| October 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
Travels to the coast: Charleston, SC Itinerary

Fall break is approaching soon! That means no classes on Monday, October 10th and Tuesday, October 11th. Rather than staying indoors to catch up on Netflix, take this opportunity to explore Charleston, South Carolina – a nearby, yet beautiful city that has so much to offer. Stop looking up hotels and rent an Airbnb (airbnb.com). […]

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How To: Green Juice

| September 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
How To: Green Juice

Juicing has been all the hype in major fitness-frenzy cities such as Los Angeles, New York City and Chicago with new pop-ups businesses opening left and right. Recently however, juice shops have been making their way down to Charlotte, NC (perhaps a sign that we are indeed a modern, growing city?). Some of the popular […]

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#FoodTruckFriday

| September 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
#FoodTruckFriday

For most of us college students, summer is really hard to let go. From beach road trips to laid back barbecues with way too much food, we often find ourselves reminiscing for those carefree summer days. When you’re really feeling for those summer vibes, head onto Food Truck Friday in South End, Charlotte. Food Truck […]

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Recipe: Strawberries and Cream Cake

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments
Recipe: Strawberries and Cream Cake

This season calls for many festivities and gatherings, from backyard barbeques to summer picnics. For those that are stumped on what to bring to your next meet up, here is a simple and easy cake recipe that requires few ingredients and less than an hour of your time. Yellow Cake with Strawberries and Whipped Cream […]

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Building a Budget: Guidelines to College Budgeting

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Building a Budget: Guidelines to College Budgeting

In the lives of college students, there are many things we consider to be difficult. Waking up early to be on time for class, approaching that seemingly scary professor and climbing up the endless amount of stairs on campus- just to name a few. But one overwhelmingly common challenge that we as young adults face […]

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Three Easy College Breakfast Ideas

| June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Three Easy College Breakfast Ideas

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, they say. But why is it that so many college students fail to eat breakfast on a daily basis? The excuses range from no appetite in the morning to no time for breakfast to maybe even waking up at noon- when it is already time for […]

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Foodie Friday: Sunflour Baking Company

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Foodie Friday: Sunflour Baking Company

  Nowadays, it is rare to find a cafe that is one-of-a-kind, not a chain and muchless, family owned. Of course we love our daily Starbucks or Caribou Coffee runs, but sometimes venturing out can lead you to a new favorite spot. Sunflour Baking Company, a small and quiet cafe filled with delicious drinks, baked goods and sandwiches- may […]

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Five Summer Beauty Must-Haves

| June 2, 2015 | 0 Comments
Five Summer Beauty Must-Haves

  As the season changes, so does the beauty products that you use. To ensure you look your best throughout the summer of 2015, here are the top five beauty must-haves that you should have in your makeup bag. 1 SPF Whether it is a spray or lotion, always bring some form of SPF around with you in […]

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Study snacks

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments
Study snacks

It happens to all of us, when finals week comes around, we have no time to be planning meals and cooking up healthy dinners. Instead we rely on caffeine and energy drinks to accompany us during those all-nighters at the library. But running purely on caffeine can be unhealthy and even dangerous. Here are some […]

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Foodie Friday: Pho Real

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
Foodie Friday: Pho Real

Pho is a classic Vietnamese dish that consists of a warm broth of beef or seafood, rice noodles and vegetables. It can be enjoyed all year-round but one of the best times to have Pho is on a rainy day. Instead of moaning and groaning about the gray skies, use the rainy weather to your advantage […]

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DIY: chalkboard drawer

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
DIY: chalkboard drawer

As college students, a drawer is a necessity. It’s a place where we can organize documents, assignments and store our wires or batteries. But most drawers come in drab colors such as gray or beige. Here is an easy DIY to help you transform that drawer you want to hide into a statement decor piece […]

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Foodie Friday: Terrace Cafe

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
Foodie Friday: Terrace Cafe

As warmer weather is slowly approaching Charlotte, one thing we can look forward to do is getting brunch with friends on the sunny weekends. Sitting outdoors with omelettes and french toast while enjoying piping hot coffee with friends marks the beginning of spring. One well-known and well-loved location for brunch in Charlotte is the Terrace […]

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Five resolutions to consider this year

| January 13, 2015 | 2 Comments
Five resolutions to consider this year

We’ve all heard the phrase “New Year, New You” floating around the media lately. Many people have lengthy lists of resolutions and goals for this year, but some of us may be struggling with setting goals and getting the new year off to a great start. Here are five resolutions that may help make this […]

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Beauty Review: Maybelline Baby Skin Primer

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beauty Review: Maybelline Baby Skin Primer

The need for makeup primer depends purely on preference. Some say its a holy grail, a must-have product that helps makeup apply smoother and stay on longer. On the other hand, some don’t see a need for it and say it’s a waste of money. I think it really depends on which primer you are […]

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