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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My semester winds down and I tense up

As the end of the semester approaches, my stress couldn’t be much higher. I mentioned a few posts back that I’m going through some rough stuff, but I’m doing my best to de-stress at every opportunity. How? I try to employ as many methods as possible. Volleyball: Two days each week, a bunch of friends…

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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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Midterm stress

Ah, midterms. The best part of the year. If you’re an evil professor who likes to see college kids suffer, that is. Midterms are without a doubt the second most stressful time of the year for most college students (as far as I can tell). I say second worst because Hell Week comes at end…

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My, how time flies

With finals week upon us, students at Hanover are finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel — holiday break. I have some friends who have four finals this week, with as many as two exams in one day! I, for one, am not complaining; I have one final exam! (Lauren, you wonder,…

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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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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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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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