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Summer classes and the living is not all that easy

Now that I've jumped the hurdle that is finals week and gotten a little bit of distance from my classes, I figured I'd finally write about them.
posted by Emily Wilkerson '15 | July 27, 2014 | 0 Responses

Learning How to Rest

I have a problem resting; I don't know how to do it, I don't believe it's necessary, and I think I can power through anything. I welcome with open arms any pieces of wisdom on how to address this.
posted by Andrea Allen '17 | July 25, 2014 | 2 Responses

For New International Students, Or, When the Brochure Is Not Enuf

Incoming internationals, this one's for you. Welcome, my fellow non-residential aliens :)
posted by Simbarashe Runyowa '15 | July 25, 2014 | 2 Responses

Riding the Wind

"You majored in biology? Cool! What are you going to do with that?" Here's what I'm doing so far.
posted by Griff Radulski '14 | July 20, 2014 | 1 Responses

The Best Question I've Asked Myself in the Past Five Years

The single most useful question I've asked myself in the past five years is, "Whose life do I envy?"
posted by Yitka Winn '09 | July 16, 2014 | 4 Responses