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Behind the Score with Justin Hurwitz

Written by    Nov 15, 2017

The Ohio Union Activities Board, more commonly known as OUAB, puts together many awesome FREE events for all Ohio State students. Some of their events involve bringing really cool people to campus! I had the pleasure of hearing the composer of “La La Land”, Justin Hurwitz, speak about what it was like creating the music for the award winning film. Justin Hurwitz was born in […]

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Arts, Author, Events, Personal, Student Life

Not so creepy Canfield

Written by    Nov 7, 2017

As first year student, you are required to live on campus. Before move-in day arrives, you should think about roommate(s) and where you might want to live. You may not get your first choice of housing, so be sure to keep an open mind and make the most of your dorm experience! I was very lucky, and met my roommate through an Ohio State roommate […]

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Advice, Campus Life, Personal, University Housing

Campus Flicks

Written by    Oct 31, 2017

I stole my friend’s camera because I’m that kind of friend. I’ve always wanted to capture my favorite spots at Ohio State so I went around and took pictures on a warm Sunday evening. Here are my favorites:

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Arts, Author, Personal, Recreation, Relaxation, School Spirit

Four Miles at Ohio State

Written by    Oct 26, 2017

Ohio State may be the second-largest university in the U.S., and we may have the sixth-best football team (as of this writing,) but when it comes to four-mile races, we can’t be beat. On Sunday I ran in the Ohio State Four Miler, the largest race of its distance in the country. Proceeds from the run go toward cancer research at the James Cancer Hospital […]

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Athletics, Personal

How to survive Freshman Orientation

Written by    Oct 18, 2017

Coming to campus this past June was a crazy yet wonderful time! I learned so much in just two short days. Here are a few tips for making the most out of your freshman orientation experience: Plan Ahead Getting prepared for orientation before you arrive will save you so much stress. Try to make it a habit to check your buckeyemail daily. All of the […]

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Advice, Author, Personal, Why Ohio State?

Self Reflection Blog-Ception

Written by    Oct 12, 2017

(Really, that could be the title of any of my blogs.) Ahh, Fisher. Fisher College of Business. That sweet, sweet haven; the home of baby CEOs and investment bankers. Cool, cool, cool stuff. Fisher, forming its baby CEOs and bankers and networkers – they’re the people on the path to success, right? They are learning all that it takes to be on that path of […]

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Advice, Personal, Relaxation, Student Life

How to be the Bestest, Most Talented, All As, Dream Student

Written by    Oct 12, 2017

Welcome! We’re here at the tail end of Week 7 (is that right? fingers crossed) and I know I’ve got something you will all want to read. I’m about to give you my “How to be the Bestest, Most Talented, All As, Dream Student” guide. So, click those seat belts… let’s go for a ride! So, who is a bestest, most talented, all As, dream student? […]

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Academics, Classes, midterms, Personal, Stress, Stress Relief, Student Life, The Future

How to Get Into an (Awesome) Research Lab

Written by    Sep 29, 2017

Some students come in to college and need some time to adjust while others want to cut to the chase and dive into all sorts of intense academic and intellectual endeavors. As soon as I stepped onto Ohio State’s campus and saw all of the resources beckoning me, I knew that I fell into the latter category. Over the summer I had filled out nearly […]

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Academics, Author, Personal

The Problem with High Achievers (oh, come on, this is nothing new)

Written by    Sep 26, 2017

Ironclad. That’s what we all want to be, right? Ironclad, strong and glad, internally very sad. No, not really. Those were just great rhymes. But as my sophomore year schedule picked up, I realized that I was somewhat addicted to protecting myself with an iron shield. I could feel myself becoming detaching from emotions to increase my productivity: don’t think, don’t feel, just work. That’s […]

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Academics, Personal, Stress, Student Life

Stone Laboratory

Written by    Sep 25, 2017

Yes, our campus here at Ohio State is huge and wonderful. We have just about everything you need to survive the college life. But sometimes you need to get out of your comfort zone and take an adventure. If you’re interested in science and love being outdoors, I highly recommend you visit Ohio State’s Stone Laboratory! Floor mural in the Stone Lab dining hall What […]

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Classes, Personal, Research, Travel, Work