Two Times For the Money!

Spring Term is a different beast the second time. When I got to campus for my second year here at Hanover, I expected things to be different because my experiences would be different. What I’m finding out is that I was right! Doing this thing all over again is interesting. There are a few things…

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Life Comes at You Fast…

It is common for students to feel like the world and the odds are against us. I’m not sure why that is, but it seems to be imbedded in our heads that this is just the case. The question is, what do you do when the foundation beneath your feet shakes or breaks, and the…

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Ways to Stay Fit

With summer approaching quickly, I’m sure many of you wonder how Hanoverians stay so fit. There are plenty of ways to avoid a healthy life style on campus (all of which add up to the freshmen 15) but for those of you seeking to better yourselves, here are a few tips I’d like to share…

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Turning Tables

Recently I turned 20! That may not mean much but I count it as a great accomplishment. I’ve not only beaten the odds and statistics for African-American females, I’m well on my way to becoming a junior here at Hanover. My friend from back home turned 20 in January, and I was so nervous about…

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Procrastination

It’s 5 o’clock in the morning,” (literally, and I’m just finishing up two assignments: a presentation and a research proposal). Wikipedia (which I am not using for my research proposal because that would be all bad) says that procrastination refers to the act of replacing high-priority actions with tasks of lower priority or doing something from…

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Easy Like Sunday Morning…

Last weekend, I decided to hit the downtown Madison, Ind., area. I’ve been there here and there, but I had yet to really experience the atmosphere. I’m from Cincinnati so the whole small town feel is really new to me. Of course, what I found was that Madison is anything but a big surprise in…

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Simple Pleasures- Throw it in Reverse

Remember back when I said that sometimes it’s fun to enjoy a study break or two? Well, it’s true I think everyone needs a study break, but more importantly, I want to discuss some suggestions for what you should try doing during your breaks. I like throw it in reverse. This means go back and…

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Soul Roommates

I come from a huge family but I’ve never actually had to share a room. I’ve always been able to hide away in my own little corner of the world. Naturally, the prospect of having to share a room and having someone around constantly to share my space scared me out of my mind. I’ve…

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Unknown Artist

Listen up!  There’s a brand new sound in town for all of you toe tapping, hand clapping, knee slapping, can’t get enough of this melody kids out there! I know each and every one of you remember the day you fell in love with what we call music. I must say that rising artist Lauren…

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Dress Like Your Roomie Day!

January and February are pretty rough months here at Hanover.  For the most part, this is because you’re just ready for warmer weather, tired of classes and want to go back home because Christmas break was so long (but winter break is too short!)  I like to find little ways to spice things up, even…

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