Using your Resources — HC’s Learning Center

After three years at Hanover College, I have realized the importance of the Learning Center (otherwise known as Hanover’s Gladish Center for Teaching and Learning). What is the Learning Center? For those of you considering Hanover College as an option or for first-year students reading this, it’s a good idea to take advantage of the…

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Exams and labs and papers, OH MY!!

So I know its been awhile, but my last week and a half has been filled with exams, lab reports and papers. It seems that the professors all work on a similar four- to five-week schedule when it comes to covering material and thinking that it is the appropriate time to test what their students…

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Lessons and learning

My first big assignment was due this past Friday. My friend, Chris Lewis, who graduated last year, swore that, “your first paper of your sophomore year will be your best one.” He claimed that all of the potential built up over the course of the summer just explodes, and you write something excellent. Well, even…

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Bittersweet finals week

Finals week is a bittersweet experience. You love it because it’s the end of the semester,  you get to hopefully get off campus for a bit, and you are another step closer to that graduation day. On the other end, you hate it. You hate having to cram a semester’s worth of information into your…

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