During a recent conversation with my uncle about my upcoming experience as a Jesuit Volunteer, he asked me the following question (which is a very good question that I’ve been asking myself as well): “What do you want out of this year?”
I rambled for a long time as an answer, but here is a brief statement of how I would answer if I could do it over again:
To make an impact (however big or small).
A better, more developed idea of who I am and the path I am going down.
A Boston library card.
But in the end, this is perhaps how I should have answered him: