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15 Things I Learned My Freshman Year by Alyssa Modos
I'm seriously having a hard time comprehending the fact that my freshman year of college ends in a week and a half. That is insane to me. I know this is something everyone says/hears a lot and...
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Digital Literacy: Evaluating Information Sources by Laura Reed
In my previous post about digital literacy, I talked about the perception that if something is on the Internet then it must be true. When you're looking for information, it's tempting to grab the...
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15 Things I Learned My Freshman Year by Alyssa Modos
I'm seriously having a hard time comprehending the fact that my freshman year of college ends in a week and a half. That is insane to me. I know this is something everyone says/hears a lot and...
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One Day in April: A Documentary about Little 500 by Maddie Glenn
When I came to IU, I had only a vague idea about what Little 5 was. After watching the ill5 video, I immediately associated Little 5 with pudding pools, beer bongs and a week of skipping class....
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A Day in the Life of One College Student
I've provided you all with many posts about specific tidbits of college life, but I don't know if they all cohesively connect to portray an actual day/week/month/etc. in the life of a college student! This post is dedicated to mapping out what a...
Living Life in the Front Row
How do you live life in the Front Row? This was the question asked by Independent Council (IC) at our second annual Front Row Foundation Benefit...
Living Life in the Front Row
How do you live life in the Front Row? This was the question asked by Independent Council (IC) at our second annual Front Row Foundation Benefit Concert. After almost four exciting months of planning,...

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15 Things I Learned My Freshman Year
I'm seriously having a hard time comprehending the fact that my freshman year of college ends in a week and a half. That is insane to me. I know this is something everyone says/hears a lot and is totally cliché, but time FLIES. I've learned so much and grown a lot as a person this year, and within...
Digital Literacy: Evaluating Information Sources
In my previous post about digital literacy, I talked about the perception that if something is on the Internet then it must be true. When you're looking for information, it's tempting to grab the first result of your Google search and run with it. It's definitely good enough if you want to verify...
The best place to live on campus
Last semester, my friends and I took a road trip to Washington, D.C. We met several former senators and a governor and managed to network with some very successful IU alumni. That was just one weekend.  If you’re in the process of searching for first year housing at IU, you should look into the...
3 reasons why tech skills are good for any job
Adding tech skills to your resume is easy with IT Training! Did you know you can take quick and intensive classes and chose dates that fit into your schedule? IT Training's summer schedule is available for you to view now, so check it out! Every employer loves to know that you can handle a little...
Fave Food Finds: Freshman Edition
With the year coming to an end, I have a lot of "freshman year" posts coming your way! Something that you definitely have to do your freshman year at IU is go to some of the great restaurants that Bloomington has to offer so you can discover your favorites! So without further ado, here is a list of...

 

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15 Things I Learned My Freshman Year
I'm seriously having a hard time comprehending the fact that my freshman year of college ends in a week and a half. That is insane to me. I know this is something...
Little 5, Dead Week, & Finals...Oh My
As you probably already know, it is the start of Little 5 week, which can only mean one thing... STRESS. That's right. Although I am a freshman, and this is my first...
An important lesson: the art of balancing
Freshman year can be stressful,but with the right balance of activities: academics, physical exercise, relaxation time and ME time, it can be the most amazing year of...
So you're thinking about living in the KLLC...
The Kelley Living Learning Center, or KLLC for short. No, we're not all business nerds (at least not completely). The KLLC is located on the north side of McNutt, it's...
Being a Hoosier: Is IU the right place for you?
I've talked a lot about all of the important decisions that you'll make once you're in college, but I realized that I neglected to talk about the biggest decision of all:...
The Downright Truth About College
College is hard, its like a non stop roller coaster --- there are the ups and downs, even times when you feel a bit sick to your stomach. College students are some of the...
The Scoop on New Student Orientation at IU
So now that you've been accepted to one of the best universities out there ( CONGRATULATIONS!!), and you've probably finished your housing applications, the next thing on...
How to Become a Jedi Master of Choosing Classes
Hi everyone! As the semester is coming to an end and everyone is preparing for the spring semester, the task of choosing classes is upon us again. As an incoming freshman...
The Whole Shebang - The IU Experience
Hello Hoosiers! September is settling in, and I'm already getting used to all that there is to do here at IU. It has been a while since my last post, and I'm sorry that I...
Being a Hoosier: Is IU the right place for you?
I've talked a lot about all of the important decisions that you'll make once you're in college, but I realized that I neglected to talk about the biggest decision of all:...
So your mom's coming to visit: what to do?
My mother came to visit me for the first time and I really wanted to show her the best of Bloomington. She was only here for a weekend, and I wanted to make the most out...
Btown Summer Hot Spots: Griffy Lake
If you're in Bloomington for the summer, or even at the beginning or end of the school year, there are a million different things you can do in the hot weather. I'm just...