Working While in College

Working while attending college is a difficult task, I will admit. It’s not easy for a student to balance going to class, accomplishing homework, and also working until the sun goes down. Not to mention all the clubs, sports, and extracurricular activities to add in between. I mean, if you’re lucky, you may even get…

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Taking study breaks

Between classes, sports and work, sometimes you just have to take a break for yourself and relax. For my R & R (rest and relaxation) time, I normally watch Netflix on my laptop. It’s simple to pull up when I need a break from writing a paper or what not. It’s easy to access when…

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Cashing checks and breaking necks

Just kidding. I’m not breaking necks. BUT, I am cashing checks — a few checks anyway. To be straightforward, I’m poor. We’re all poor here at college. It happens no matter where you go to college whether it’s a major university or small college such as Hanover. Depending on your financial aid, money from working…

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Saving up for a rainy day

Or Christmas presents and a trip to England — basically the same thing. Since I don’t have time for an off-campus job while at Hanover, I find myself willing to take any and every opportunity to make a few dollars while on campus. This time of the year it is so I can buy my friends…

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Interesting Internships

As my junior year rapidly gets away from me, I find myself uncertain about what my summer plans should be. As an English major, I am not required to complete an internship, as are those in the Business Scholars Program, but that doesn’t mean I shouldn’t look around for one. I have had these thoughts…

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Everyday Life

As I took a personal day Saturday to celebrate my birthday, Sunday I definitely felt the pressure to get cracking on all the work that needed to be done by Monday and Tuesday. In addition to everyday reading (there is a TON of reading in college) I seemed to have agreed to lead a discussion…

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