School and Work

School and work are beginning to add up. It seems that 2-3 days a week turn into 12-14 hour days. The positive thing I can say is that I’m enjoying every minute of it.

This week I went to a city hall meeting on New York’s school budget. I was able to finagle my way into city hall early using my press pass (granted it’s a student press pass, but whose really checking). Going through the metal detectors seemed like an interesting sign of the times.

I had to turn in a story three hours after the event finished. The story turned out to be pretty whack. It was my first government/budget story, not that an excuse is called for.

The next event story I did was a forum on Earth Pledge’s green roof initiative. The environmental aspect of this event appealed to me and was easier to write.

But there is more to write about in the life of me…..

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