By Tianzhen Nie
Distinguished Young Woman of Hawaii for 2015
As Be Your Best Self week comes to a close, I’ve been thinking a lot, not only on how to make College the best four years of my life, but on how to become the best possible version of myself within these next four years. Earlier this week, back when the sky was still a beautiful Carolina blue and Chapel Hill wasn’t caught in this awful thunderstorm that’s supposed to through Wednesday, my roommate/life partner/best friend Olivia and I sat outside on the grass, basking in sunshine and living the college postcard dream. Too wired from coffee to nap but too tired to actually study, we decided to take advantage of our mutual break from classes to work on our bucket list for the next three years of college. We created one for me, one for her, and one for the both of us. Here’s some of our favorites, organized by BYBS principles:
Tianzhen Nie is a college freshman at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina . Originally from Honolulu, Hawaii, Tianzhen was a participant in the Distinguished Young Women program and was selected as the Distinguished Young Woman of Hawaii for 2015. Learn more about Tianzhen here!