Dear Babbs Archive

Dear Babbs, Everyone around me seems so confident with who they are and what they love doing at Columbia.  I will be a senior next year and I still don’t feel like I know who I really am or...
Dear Babbs,   I’m going through an extremely difficult time right now. My grandfather, who practically raised me, passed away unexpectedly at the start of the semester and the loss is just now beginning to hit me. I didn’t...
Dear Babbs, I haven’t been feeling motivated to do any of my homework lately.  I’m a sophomore and it’s weird because my first year here went really well.  My classes were interesting and I didn’t mind doing homework, but...
Dear Babbs, This is my very first time living on my own. I live in an apartment with 3 other roommates and share a room with one of them. We all get along, but there have been a few times...
Dear Babbs, I’ve been feeling really stressed lately trying to balance school, work, family, and attempting to have a social life. I feel like I can’t really give my full attention to any one thing because I’m constantly worrying...