Learning to speak Australian

My initial thought when going to study abroad in Australia was that at least I would speak the language. In my one month here, I have realized that this is entirely not the case. Here is a quick introduction on trying to decipher the Aussie language. I will mostly just cover food (because this is…

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Grad school visits

I cannot believe that this is my last year at Hanover. It is finally time for me to start visiting graduate schools to decide where I want to spend the next two years. I have lived in Indiana my entire life and I love it here, but going abroad to Australia made me want to…

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An amazing night at the Gala

One of the reasons that Hanover College is unique is because of the professional events that students are invited to attend. My favorite of all of these this past semester was the annual Gala. As a freshman, this was my first time attending, but all of the great things I heard about it definitely lived…

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When you face a tough call in softball

This weekend, we played our second conference double header for softball. It sure was a chilly start. It was our first away game, and it was all the way at Defiance (Ohio). From Hanover College, Defiance College is a good five- or six- hour drive, depending on traffic. Luckily for us, we were able to…

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Jendy’s: the best food group

Everyone know the five main food groups; we all learn it when we are in elementary school. However, when you get to college you create a new food group — PIZZA. AND Hanover just happens to have the best pizza place around. Jendy’s Pizza is so good it’s unbelievable. It is also decently cheap. For…

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Getting out of town in college

I love the fact that I go to a small school. There are many reasons why I did not choose a big school; one of them is because I wanted my classmates and my professors to know me. If you want to know my other reasons, check out this earlier post about it. However, it…

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Snow days

It has been a crazy (but GREAT) couple of weeks here at Hanover College. I used to not like winter what with all of the cold weather and illnesses going around, but with snow days factored in, winter might just be my new favorite season. Our lovely snow days started during the last performance of…

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Keeping healthy in college

I’m sure you have heard of the “Freshman 15.” It is very common to gain weight when you first go to college because you are off on your own, you get overwhelmed with school work, and your mom and dad are not cooking for you anymore. It is just so easy when you are studying…

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The Bod Pod

Last year, Hanover College got an awesome new device for its students and the community. It’s called the Bod Pod. This is one of the newest and most precise ways to measure your body fat percentage. It can tell the difference between between your body fat and all your muscles and organs. If you ask…

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