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internship recap

Written by    Sep 26, 2011

This summer I completed my first ever internship at a place that I had thought I had always wanted to work. I had wanted it to reaffirm my decisions, make me attack my studies with more rigor. Revitalize me. Instead, I can honestly say, I’m much more confused.

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Personal, Stress

I Find Myself Having This …. Feeling

Written by    Sep 23, 2011

I’ve never felt this before, though they told me I would. I knew it had to come sooner later. It’s just … well it’s just that we’ve both worked so hard and now … it’s not you, okay? It’s me. I’m just not ready for this kind of commitment.

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Academics, Advice, Stress

My Parents Didn’t Think It Could Happen…

Written by    Sep 21, 2011

And if you’d seen my room a week ago, I bet you would have agreed with them: There was no way I would fit everything into my dorm room.

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Home, Personal, Stress

Balancing Two Jobs and School

Written by    Sep 20, 2011

I know, I know. Shame on me: school should be the bigger number in the equation, your education always comes first, blah blah. Love you too, Mom. But it has to be done. And I’ll tell you why.

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Advice, Personal, Stress, Work

Life Goal Accomplished

Written by    Sep 15, 2011

Good news: I have a place for the summer. Better News: It’s a one-bedroom apartment. Best news: It’s my first place and I have it all to myself. Epic: I also have my first car!

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Advice, Home, Personal, Stress

If You’re Ready and You Know It, Clap Your Hands…(silence)

Written by    Sep 14, 2011

♫ It’s beginning to look at a lot like ♫…a giant mess. Everything they tell you during orientation in order to get ready for moving in, I haven’t done. Let me just recap for you all in a section I like to call 8 Simple Rules for Moving In to College (And How I Didn’t Follow Them but Survived).

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Home, Personal, Stress

This is NOT the Most Wonderful Time of the Year.

Written by    Aug 22, 2011

Not one bit. In fact, it might even be my absolute least favorite time of year. Or at least tied with finals. Because all my friends who don’t go to OSU are now back at school. And I am not. And now, not only am I bored to tears, but I actually want to go back to school, because I’ve really been missing Ohio State […]

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Recreation, Stress

Housing Hunting

Written by    Aug 19, 2011

Hey, are you tired of the convenience and benefits that living on campus provides you? Do you want to live more independently? Have you ever wondered what searching for a house off-campus is like but would rather have someone else tell you? Luckily for you, I can help with that last one. I’m 33% more helpful than usual!

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Advice, Home, Stress

The Final Countdown: Two Weeks Left

Written by    May 25, 2011

I can’t believe it’s week nine. I have exactly two weeks to the day left before I head back to Cleveland for the summer. What?!?!

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Advice, Stress

Restless

Written by    May 9, 2011

Four weeks left of classes and I’m more anxious than a little girl at a scary movie.

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Personal, Stress