S: A JOURNEY OF FRIENDSHIP 2001-2011
FC: BEST FRIENDS | ROOMMATES
1: A JOURNEY OF FRIENDSHIP 2001-2011 | Created by Meredith Renfro
2: It all started | with a letter ...and a prayer. | Dear Victoria,
3: 2001-2002 | FRESHMAN YEAR | Diehm Hall: | 115 Diehm | Sticking to our sides. | Millersville University | The Honors Dorm | Move In Memories: Help from Family A Trip to Linens 'N Things Lunch at Isaacs The Beginning of a Friendship
4: A Tour Around Campus | Gordinier | The Quad | Many shared meals with friends. The Breakfast Crew, changing semester to semester. Oatmeal, waffles, and left over steak. Lunchtime, sometimes lingering with friends, sometimes Grab and Go, swapping food. Dinner, crowded tables always on the same side. How many can we fit? Don't forget to get the mail! | Hanging out. Walking to class or to visit friends in other dorms, through flooding rains and snow.
5: The Bookstore and SMC | The Alumni Bell | Text books and supplies. Hoagies and pizza. A Meeting Place. | Walking past everyday, to the Library, to Wickersham, to Stayer.
6: Fall 2001: Math 104 Psych 100 Spring 2002: SPED 101 | SPSEA Study Buddies | Ganser Library | Stayer Education Center
7: Meredith, Vicky, and Beth with Jason and sometimes Jeff, pen chain spelling and getting giddy waiting for Math 104 to begin. "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious" | Wickersham | Beth on the bridge we crossed to get to Wickersham.
8: The Pond | Miller and Seville
9: UCF Care Group | Katie, Brittany, Leslie, Cindy, Meredith, Jess, Jen Carrie A few of those not pictured: Vicky, Beth, Rebeka, Mandy, Caitlin, the other Jen, and others who popped in and out. | Our first Sunday on campus we tried out UCF. We sat next to Carrie. She invited us to join her care group made of mostly freshman and new students. Some of the people we met we only knew a short time. Others were longer lasting friendships, like Rebeka and Beth. | Other Activities: IV Spring Advance. Cleaning cabins and mini lessons.
10: Sophomore Year | 2002-2003 | Back at 115 Diehm | "Bedroom" Side | "Office" Side
11: Sleepover! | Two Sets of Roommates: Beth and Becky Meredith and Vicky | Pile on Vicky!
12: Beth and Becky's Bible Study | Liz and Beth | Kelly and Tiff | Beckeee
13: Spring 2003: Bio. Honors Seminar InterVarsity SPSEA Teaching as a Career Day | Some of the Gang.
14: Junior Year | 2003-2004 | 110 Diehm the RA Room | The Bunks | The "Office"
15: Vicky the RA | Decorations | Games | Special Events
16: Harvest | Silent Communication | Giggling | Walking | Spiritual Gifts | Decisions | Talking | Talmadge's | Canasta | Discerning in the Dark
17: The Yellow House | 314 Manor Ave | Senior Year | 2004-2005
18: The Kitchen | The Dining Room
19: The Living Room | The "Office" Basement
20: Science and Religion Women in Education | Notes Under Doors | Inviting Friends Over | Hosting Bible Studies | IMing Across the Room | Grocery Shopping | Roommate Dinners Sometimes Joined by Tiff | Basement Flooding | Trying to Park on Campus | And Many Other Memories!
21: Beth and I Graduate! Vicky surprises us :)
22: We finally got our own place and it has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a washer and dryer! | 34 Penn Valley Village
23: The living room | The "dining room" in the kitchen.
24: Libby | Protective | Playful
25: Cuddly | Snuggly | energetic | silly
26: The Fish
28: Our Travels
29: 2003 | Washington, D.C.
30: Oklahoma | Okay, actually St. Luis, but it was on the way. It really is the Gateway to the West.
31: 2006, 2007, 2010
32: Adventures with Dante and Zoe | That Fish Place That Pet Place
33: The North Museum | Elmo
34: Cape May, NJ 2010
36: Virginia Beach 2011 | Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel | Testing the Water | Fun in the Sun
37: Sunset Dolphin Watching Cruise | Don't forget, Ocean Breeze Water Park
38: The Next Chapter
39: Shopping for Bridesmaid Dresses
40: Wedding Shower
41: Chester | Gifts
42: The Day of the Wedding | Hair and Makeup
43: Dante and Zoe having fun taking pictures. | Dancing with Dante turned into a group event. | The Reception
44: We have grown and changed a lot in the past 10 years, but everything we have gone through has only made us closer friends. I look forward to seeing where the next 10 years takes us.