Blood. Sweat. Tears. Joy. That's what this spring was for me. The miles, the grind, the failing, the epic days missed, the lack of sleep, the jubilation, the friendships strengthened, and the time away from my family. And when the chasing was all done...wondering, was worth it all? Heck yeah it was.
As of Thursday morning Iowan Seth Phillips still had no idea how he'd return in time for college classes next week. He'd come to Ashland with friends, and felt so strongly about his need to volunteer, that he stayed when they had to leave after a few days. (Video by Michael Pearce / Kansas.com)