Articles by Mary Ruane

The One About Leadership

Last semester, I was part of a fantastic program on campus called Emerging LEADs. It is the first session of seminars in a series on leadership and diversity education conducted…



The One About Useless Facts

Over the past few weeks, I’ve learned a lot of random facts. Though these facts are completely useless, they are pretty interesting, so for this week, I thought I would…



The One About Everything

“Hey guys, this week let’s talk about…” No, can’t be right. Hold up, one second. “This year has been full of so many memorable experiences…” Like what? Well, I mean,…


The One About Thanksgiving

I am excited about Thanksgiving. The food, the company, and most importantly the unfathomable amounts of sleep are all so close I can practically taste it. I have never been…


The One About Riverdale

This week, I’m going to take a minute to talk about a show on the CW called “Riverdale.” I’m sure everyone and their parents have heard of the comic icon…


To My Best Friends

To my best friends. We have quite a history, the three of us. I mean, I have known you both since the day I was born. You were there through…


The One About Living

“There’s a point when you start to wonder whose life it is when people are making all the decisions for you. You don’t know if you’re living your life.” He…


The One About People

There’s a Maya Angelou quote on the wall at a coffee shop that I frequent. Usually, I do not pay much attention to quotes because I find that they never…