Hiking the trails at Hanover

Need something to do on these long, sunny days? Hanover College has just what you need. Go for a run, play sand volleyball, play basketball outside, ride your bike or just fasten a hammock to a tree outside and catch up on some reading. While I have done almost all of these things, I also…

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A Saturday afternoon at Hanover College

After taking a run on campus this past weekend in the 60-degree weather, I thought this would be an appropriate thing to share with my fellow and future Hanoverians. The people I saw and the activities going on were just a couple of examples of how friendly and how much fun you can have at…

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How to dress for these chilly Indiana days

As I bundle up, go outside, and face the torturous weather conditions in southern Indiana these days, I see my fellow Hanoverians not quite dressed appropriately. So, to my peers and future Hanover students who want to wear shorts when it’s less than 30 degrees outside, I think you’re crazy! I am wearing about three…

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Getting in gear

Happy New Year, everyone! A week of January has already passed, and we are one day into the winter 2013 semester. I’d say most Hanover students are ready to start the new year, semester and season off on the right foot. Finishing holiday break is always bitter-sweet. On one hand, students miss their friends and…

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Tips for Surviving Dead Week

Oh, Thanksgiving break — the tryptophan tease — how I will miss you. College students love turkey break because they get to spend time with loved ones and escape the stresses of school, at least for five days. I think the true purpose of Thanksgiving break is for students to load up on grub to…

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Introducing Friends to the City

For the past three days, my roommates and I have been lucky enough to have visitors come to see us all the way from Indiana. Since Hanover students are enjoying Fall Break right now, we had several friends from Hanover (and other schools, too) come out to Philadelphia to enjoy their time off from school with us. Somehow…

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Am I on Vacation?

Greetings from Philadelphia! Today was the day of travels, and I have finally made it safe and sound to the “big city.” So far everything has gone very smoothly and easy to navigate, but the only problem is that I don’t feel like I am at school; I feel like I am on vacation. To…

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