When I was growing up, I wanted to be an Egyptologist. I loved mummies. I loved hieroglyphics. Often I imagined myself in a tomb, dusting off artifacts, battling scorpions and falling victim to the occasional ancient curse. It didn’t take long for me to realize that what I thought would be the perfect career, just wasn’t so perfect for me. As a senior graduating from high school, I applied to the college closest to my home so I could commute to class rather than move out on my own. I guess moving to Egypt was a little far-fetched. During my first two years as an undergraduate student, I pursued an array of career possibilities. I spent my semesters taking courses within fields I was considering, and a few times, even officially changed my major. I attempted everything from finance to elementary education to marketing.
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