Articles written by: Samarth Vasisht

Samarth Vasisht

I am a 19-year-old sophomore studying business and biology at UNC-Chapel Hill. I’m an avid fan of the outdoors and spend my weekends backpacking in the Blue Ridge, hiking in the woods around Chapel Hill, or just volunteering at the botanical gardens. I absolutely love being outside and sharing the beauty of nature with the people around me!

Backpacking Basics
Outdoors Tips

Backpacking Basics

by Samarth Vasisht Going backpacking is not at all about the destination; it’s about the journey. Understanding how to make that journey about your surroundings and not about the aching and discomfort is essential to any backpacking trip, so here are some tips: Partner/Friends: Find a group of friends that [...]

The Art of Studying Outside
Guest Blogger / Relax and be healthy

The Art of Studying Outside

by Samarth Vasisht Enjoying the outdoors as a student can be difficult, especially as the workload of school bears down upon you. I always try to get outside as much as I can, and during school especially because it gets hard being inside all day. An awesome way to spend your [...]