It's the Little Things that Count

I’m sure most of you already know why you chose to come to Hanover, and I expect the reasons have a little more magnitude than, “uh, I liked the name,” has. Though there are TONS of pertinent reasons to LOVE Hanover, and I’ve complied of list of 10 Hanover Hidden Treasures that you explore for…

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Smile, You're You

Wheeeeew.  It has been a whirlwind couple of weeks.  I felt like I haven’t had any time to sit down and do anything.  I’m babysitting, so I’m up and moving every day and when I get home, all I want to do is sleep.  I’m sure a lot of you are catching up on your…

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Save or Splurge

I know most of you are getting ready for dorm life buying books, microwaves, sheets and mattress toppers. One of the main reasons that this is exciting is because it’s most likely coming out of Mommy and Daddy’s pocket. Things changed for me when I had to get a job and actually pay for things…

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Experience 'August Experience'

Congratulations!  June is gone, July is here, and you’re officially one month closer to becoming a Hanoverian. But before you’re immersed in the whole student body experience, you’ll have the opportunity to participate in August Experience. Consider it your Hanover tutorial, or your college boot camp. Whatever you call it, you don’t want to skip…

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Don't be in a rush to Rush

Fraternities and sororities are a big part of college life for most students. Some big, state universities have up to 15 of each, and when there are so many options, how is a poor freshman girl or boy supposed to choose?! The great thing about Greek life at Hanover is that there are four fraternities…

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Babysitting, books, and busy, busy, busy.

Over Christmas break, my cousin asked me if I could watch her children for a couple days before and after Christmas.  You know, those transitions days for parents when the kids are off of school, but getting off of work becomes a bit difficult.  I’m the baby of the family, and I had always been…

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YIKES! Freshman 15? No thanks!

So, I’m sure all of you have heard of the dreadful, terrifying freshman 15: those extra pounds you pack on after the first year of college. I know, I know, it seems a bit unbelievable, but the sad truth is, if you’re not careful, they’ll creep up behind you, (literally, the fat cells in my…

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Goodbye, Freshman Year!

Farewell, Hanover, we shall meet again in September! Today marked the last day of my first year at Hanover and I’m not quite sure I was ready to leave. I mean, I’m pumped for summer, don’t get me wrong, but it was just so weird leaving when I felt like I had only been at…

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