The stress of FINALS WEEK

While most of us thought our brains couldn’t go into anymore overload after Dead Week, we were wrong. This week is finals week! You thought you had a million things to do last week, and you were stressed out to the max? Think again. I could say a lot about finals week, but I’ll list…

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Zombie Week

My friends/readers, I am sorry, but this is not going to be a very long rant about my life today. Actually, this post will consist of a lot of complaining, and just know that while I was writing this I was most likely crying. It is that time of the year: finals. I don’t really…

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Hanover’s Halloween party

Halloween has to be one of my favorite American festivals. I still remember my first Halloween while I was in San Antonio, Texas. I got so crazy about all the Halloween decorations, costumes and trick-or-treat (Even though I don’t like candy, I like to compete with kids on who gets the most. I can get pretty wild…

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My life may be a movie

If someone needed a new movie idea, then they should probably come check out my life. It has been full of surprises lately. Fall Break is this weekend, and I thought all my stress would go away, but it hasn’t. I was so excited for this past Friday, it was the first day of Fall…

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Ciao, Adios, Goodbye

I sit writing the final post of my Hanover College career on the plane taking me back to America. Spring Term was a blur. One minute we were jet-lagged in Stratford, now here we sit. Going back is extremely bittersweet for me, as tomorrow I graduate and will never again live at Hanover or study…

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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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Midterms week

Midterms week — the second worst week of the semester, (second worst because finals week is THE worst). Feb. 18-23 are the five days separating hundreds of very grumpy, exhausted, young adults away from a week of relaxation. Not only do we have to wake up for our 8 a.m. classes, but we are up obnoxiously…

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Underloading for a semester? Yes!

I have always been one of those crazy dedicated to the cause college students. I have never underloaded and have actually overloaded my schedule several times. All of this needed to be done so that I could both meet my graduation requirements and take all the classes that tickled my fancy. So yes, I have…

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Movies for the Stressed Out Student

There is nothing like a good movie to relieve stress during this crazy time of finals, presentations, and projects at Hanover College.  My sister and I are movie buffs and love to use movie quotes in our everyday lives. So, here is a little stress-free movie quiz for you.  I will give you a quote…

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