The Day

My blogs are due every Thursday, yes. Sometimes I am late, so today, it’s my turn to write. But today is Saint Valentine’s Day. Since I don’t acknowledge the existence of the 14th of February, should I remain quiet and not contaminate you with my cynicism? No, I can’t: I have to write my Thursday’s…

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The Coming and the Going

As someone who goes home several times a semester, I thought I should give some advice on making the dreaded trip home from Hanover. While many students live only an hour or less from campus, there are those of us who live three, four or ten hours from here. I live three and a half…

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Are extracurricular activities worth it?

I’m not sure how many times I have heard my parents or other parents say, “You can do this, but if your grades start slipping you will have to stop.”  I was always one of the busiest, most involved students in high school and wasn’t sure if this habit would be a good one to…

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