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The Sophmore Slump

Written by    Dec 12, 2016

I thought they were bluffing when they told me I should prepare for my sophomore year. Why? Because of the slump. And lo and behold this semester has been rough.

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Worried about moving in? Don’t fret!

Written by    Aug 17, 2016

It’s that time of year again! Just kidding, it’s only my second time, but nevertheless I’m excited! Move-in day can be fun, but also stressful, so here are a few tips for a successful day.

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Campus Life, Housing, Student Life

What I learned about myself after a factory reset

Written by    Jun 30, 2016

It’s Friday; and after working for three hours, I take my break. Weird, my phones dead already, but I swear I charged it to 100 percent?! With no other thoughts, I stick the phone back in my purse, and I continue my day. Little did I know, I would spend the next two days with customer service for six hours trying everything to fix my phone. We tried […]

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Summer research at Ohio State… What’s that about?

Written by    Jun 17, 2016

I started research in the CBEC building around January of this year, but I hadn’t really gotten into any projects or started any of my own. I mostly helped the older students with cleaning, and making buffers like saline. I remember watching them preform experiments and thinking that it would be great if I knew as much as them, and understood what they were doing. Little […]

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Academics, Research, Why Ohio State?

Dear September Me

Written by    Apr 26, 2016

Dear September Me, I hope that you never feel pressure to do anything you don’t want. I hope that you know your roommates are actually really chill.

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Martin Garrix Concert

Written by    Apr 25, 2016

I’ll be honest, I didn’t really the artist brought in for the Fall concert – but when I heard that Martin Garrix was coming for Spring concert I was so ecstatic!

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When everything feels slow

Written by    Mar 14, 2016

Talking to upperclassmen, they told me they always scheduled a lighter class load for the spring semester because the winter slump was just that bad. Ironically, my workload increased exponentially and I thought I was managing it pretty well. However, two months in, I’m now understanding what they meant. Sleep wise, I’m averaging six hours a day, which is pretty good.  They only problem is that it […]

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Advice, Author, Personal Events, Student Life

Three ways to get the stress out

Written by    Mar 14, 2016

College has a lot of things going on. Homework and tests on random days, classes and labs at different places and times. With everything always circling around in our minds, they become mental stressors.

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Advice, Author, Campus Life, midterms, Personal, Relaxation, Stress, Student Life

The five weirdest things I’ve discovered about college

Written by    Feb 2, 2016

College has been a time of learning about not only myself, but also of the weird habits I’ve developed. College has been very informative. *cries*

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Starting research

Written by    Feb 2, 2016

I finally started research in the CBEC Building and I’m so excited 😀 To start from the beginning, around the end of October, I was feeling more in control of my life, thinking that maybe it was time I searched for research. After consulting with several of my upperclassmen friends, I decided to just dive in head first and began researching professors. I knew that the […]

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