Studying animal behavior in Australia

Blue skies, towering mountains, and the salty sea air greeted me as I looked out upon the Illawara for the first time. Although I realize that I am joining a thriving educational community — the University of Wollongong — I could not help but see my surroundings from a biological perspective. The crisp winter wind…

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Working as a Best Buddies intern

The summer has finally arrived and we all know what that means — friends, sun and hopefully a beach somewhere. BUT that also means work, internships and real world problems. This summer is going to be a crazy busy summer for me; I have an internship for Best Buddies Indiana, I work as a security…

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Spring Term

Most colleges get out of school in the end of April, so when prospective students hear that Hanover doesn’t get out until May, it can be discouraging. However, we don’t get out until May because we have this glorious time called Spring Term or May Term. We have our normal first two semesters just like…

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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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An evening with The Mentalist

Another awesome experience that I have had this semester at Hanover College was seeing a show called The Mentalist. No, I didn’t just sit in front of the television with my friends and watch the actual television show called “The Mentalist,” but it had a similar effect. This show was a part of the Campus…

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Spending a day at Silly Safaris

One of the things that makes me love Hanover even more is all of the opportunities and experiences it offers. In this post and my next few, I will tell you about some of the super awesome things that I have been able to do because I decided to go to Hanover College. The first…

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Easter Weekend

“April showers bring May flowers.” That is how I am trying to stay positive about the weather here lately. Last week, we had heavy rain and it is supposed to continue into this week. But, luckily Easter was clear of rain and was a beautiful day. I had a game at Defiance on Saturday and…

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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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