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Senior Wisdom: James Fast

Ragrets? Former Bwog Publisher James Fast hasn’t got none.

Name, School, Major, Hometown: James Fast, Philosophy, Laguna Beach CA

Claim to fame: Bwog Publisher for 3 glorious years

Where are you going? Over the Hills and Far Away

What are 3 things you learned at Columbia and would like to share with the Class of 2023?

  1. Don’t compare your accomplishments to those of others.
  2. Don’t take everything too seriously. It’s rarely as important as it feels.
  3. The work always gets done. Make time to have fun, just get the work done.

“Back in my day…” It was called Nussbaum and Wu,

Favorite Columbia controversy? The war on Orgo Night

Justify your existence in 30 words or fewer: no

What was your favorite class at Columbia? Phenomenology and Existentialism taught by Professor Taylor Carman

Would you rather give up oral sex or cheese? Mama’s Too just wouldn’t be the same without cheese

Whom would you like to thank? The Academy, my parents, my dearest friends, and Strokos

One thing to do before graduating: Catch sunrise from steps. Do a weekend trip to somewhere you’ve never been. Say yes to a bunch of concerts. I don’t know, just do something you normally don’t.

Any regrets? no ragrets

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4 Comments

  • Youngweon Lee says:

    @Youngweon Lee dont leave us james!!!!!!!!!

  • betsy says:

    @betsy thanks for keeping us in snack money james, ily 💙💙💙

  • veg says:

    @veg love u lad-o

  • Zoe Sottile says:

    @Zoe Sottile thank you james for keeping our beautiful lil blog alive

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