Tag Archives: University

A Crazy First Week

The first full week of school is over. It’s time to breathe a huge sigh of relief… This first week was quite a roller coaster, and I’m SO ready to for it to slow down! My experience may not be … Continue reading

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It pays to recycle

In the last remaining days before school starts, I’m trying to get caught up on some chores around the house. I know from past experience that once school starts it doesn’t take long to fall behind in housework, so now’s … Continue reading

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To do before school starts

With just about two weeks left before school starts, there’s not much time to get ready! Here are a few things you might want to think about doing before the big day. First, I do hope you have already applied … Continue reading

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Celebration of the 21st-Century

I have heard people express the opinion that the world today is the worst that it has ever been. It’s easy to believe it with what we see on the news all the time. But really, in the historical context, … Continue reading

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What I Wish I’d Known in First Year: GPA

Coming out of high school, you may be used to a grading system where your performance in class results in a letter grade. End of story. Many universities, however, have an additional part of the equation in which your final … Continue reading

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Semester Done – Time to Relax Yet?

So, my essay went really well (I think). I spent the weekend and all day Monday stressing over it, but I’m very happy with the results. Mother Nature apparently tried to help me along in the process too, because it … Continue reading

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Deadlines Ahoy! – An Exercise in Time Management

The last week of Summer Session is about to start and I officially have no life this weekend. My big essay is due on Tuesday and my final exam is on Thursday. As I mentioned in my last post, Summer … Continue reading

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Summer Session – What’s it all about?

After the final exams, essays, and end-of-the-year projects are completed, most students pack up their school books and high-tail it out of town for the summer. But after the parking lot clears and the dust settles, a small remainder of … Continue reading

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Introducing… Me.

By way of introduction, I’m the Arts and Science blogger! I’ve been a student at the U of L since 2008, and I’m here to show YOU the ins and outs of student life. But first, a little about me… … Continue reading

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