The advantages of Dead Week

This week at Hanover College, known as Dead Week, is the week before we start our winter term Finals. Dead Week consists of many activities put on by Student Life to help students de-stress before beginning a long week of finals. These activities focus on helping students “Rest, Relax and Revive,” as they call it, before…

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A recipe for survival

As I’m sure you’ve read, this week is Dead Week. One thing I try to do in my posts is to approach the same subject from a different angle. During last semester’s Dead Week, I talked about how to turn Dead Week into “Fun Week”. However, for this semester’s Dead Week post I want to…

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The last of the dead weeks

The last last week of the semester has arrived for myself and all my fellow seniors ,that is. We will never again participate in the hectic rushing about known as Dead Week. But that doesn’t mean this one is our easiest one. We all have various projects that need our attention, job interviews to attend,…

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Dead Week: winter 2013

Dead Week Shenanigans STARTED TODAY! Okay, let’s be real, there are no shenanigans taking place during Dead Week. Social media becomes quite morbid actually as students begin to speak figuratively about their deaths and the decrease of their G.P.A. Here at Hanover students do procrastinate but not to a great extent because if we did…

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Independent Study = complete

The week of the semester that I thought would be the end of me is finally here. Dead Week had arrived on Hanover’s campus and is almost complete. However, the week has not been nearly as bad as I expected. Once I completed and turned in my Independent Study paper that I spent the semester…

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Turning Dead Week into Fun Week

As you might have gathered from my fellow student bloggers, Hanover College’s infamous Dead Week is this week. All the papers are due by the end of this week. The labs are due by the end of this week. The presentations are held this week. In short, this week IS the week. But not to…

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Tandem-ing

Bum, bum, bummmmmm (Cue ominous music here)! Dead Week has officially arrived on Hanover’s campus. Students are scurrying from class to the library, their backpacks laden with books and laptops. Most students, like myself, are just glad Monday, Dec. 3 is complete! Most of my big exams and projects are now out of the way;…

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Pre-Dead Week

Dead Week is a common topic for students this time of year, and with only a few days left until that fateful week dawns, the stress is setting in for a lot of people. Dead Week, which is the week before finals week, is usually mistaken by freshmen to be a week where nothing happens….

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