Unexpected winter wonderland

Somehow it surprises me every year, but the cold this year seems to have just hit a lot quicker and a lot harder than it usually does. Just last week we had highs in the sixties. That is the perfect temperature for me and it could have stayed like that for … well … the…

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Researching a paper

Research and paper are two words that should never stay close to each other. By the way, what does it mean? Do students look for a paper? Well, if that’s so, they should look first in the shredder and then in the recycling trash. Research paper. No, those two words together are out of tune….

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Up Til Dawn

Up Til Dawn is an organization on Hanover’s campus that brings awareness to childhood cancer and raises money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Last year, I was the public relations officer so I was in charge of advertising for events and also putting on small events for the organization. Unfortunately, we…

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Breaking into Research

I love a lot of things in my life but few of them compare to the passion I feel about my major. I wake up every single day confident that there was never another option worth considering. That being said, when I look ahead to my future, I want nothing more than to help others…

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Richter Grants Send Students Around the World

Big news hit Hanover today as three students received Richter Grants to pursue self-designed study abroad opportunities. J. Edward Richter started the grants back in 1981 to “encourage individual achievement and emphasize the necessity for the student’s use of his/her own capacity to achieve, based upon his/her own efforts and a sense of responsibility for…

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Studying Independently… On Your Independent Study!

Every year, Hanover seniors spend the majority of either their Fall or Winter terms producing an original piece of research called an independent study. If you’ve ever heard of a senior thesis or a graduate school dissertation, this is a very similar project. Essentially, you’re combining all four years of education into one culminating project…

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And the internship search begins…

There are many reasons I chose to spend a semester at The Philadelphia Center (TPC). It’s unique in that it offers students the opportunity to gain hands on experience through an internship in the city — that’s what originally attracted me to the program. Let me share with you the process I experienced this past…

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