Taryn, because we met...

October 8, 2015 at 10:39 AM

 

Audrey Markarian '07 and Taryn Tong '07 "Taryn Tong '07 (pictured, right) helped me accomplish things I never thought I could."— Audrey Markarian ’07 

"When I first met Taryn Tong '07 as a Firstie, I was impressed by how smart, driven and engaging she was.  I had no idea that by our senior year, we would be nearly inseparable as two of three students completing Psychology theses that year.  

Spending hours a day in the basement of Reese conducting research was exhausting, but through it all Taryn was there with me, motivating me.   I had never considered doing a thesis when I entered MHC, and yet I graduated with a project that I was immensely proud of, and a friendship that is priceless.  I don't know if I could have done it, if she wasn't there by my side. I am so lucky, knowing that Taryn will forever be a fabulous friend, even when time and distance makes it hard to talk as much as when we were living on the same floor.  Since graduating from MHC, I frequently think back to the times that Taryn helped cheer me on, and I find motivation again. 

Taryn, because we met, I have accomplished things I never thought I could." —Audrey Markarian '07


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