Midterm Week — aka Nightmare Week

Well it’s the end of the Nightmare Week, also known as Midterm Week here at Hanover. Tests have really all that have been on my mind, and now I’m starting to wonder if I have just completely lost my mind. A lot of people think that finals week is the roughest time for work, but…

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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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Poetic Stress

It’s once again that time of year: midterms. Where there are papers due, books to read, textbooks to study and tests to take. This midterm is easily the most stressful by far for me. I have a paper due Monday, a paper due Tuesday, a paper due Thursday, an oral exam for Spanish due Friday…

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The stress of FINALS WEEK

While most of us thought our brains couldn’t go into anymore overload after Dead Week, we were wrong. This week is finals week! You thought you had a million things to do last week, and you were stressed out to the max? Think again. I could say a lot about finals week, but I’ll list…

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Changing my daily study routine

Good day, everyone. I hope you’re day is starting off as well as mine has. Recently, I have been going to sleep and waking up rather early to try and change my study pattern. I have observed that I definitely focus better in the mornings than in the afternoon so I have been trying to…

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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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Midterms week

Midterms week — the second worst week of the semester, (second worst because finals week is THE worst). Feb. 18-23 are the five days separating hundreds of very grumpy, exhausted, young adults away from a week of relaxation. Not only do we have to wake up for our 8 a.m. classes, but we are up obnoxiously…

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Just a few study tips

As all the first-year students here have probably realized by now, in the five months since we’ve been students at Hanover College, it is a HUGE change from high school. Moving away from home, being away from family, meeting new people, learning how to live with new friends and making new friends can be a…

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Where the women go!

“Pinterest – where women go to plan imaginary weddings, dress children that don’t exist and decorate homes we can’t afford. “ –A pin on Pinterest Pinterest is the best way to waste time during a “study break.” We all take them, with every intention of continuing with our homework in about 20 minutes. But let’s…

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