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Means to an End: My Final Trip to IU by Claire Hanrahan
As I prepare to start my final year at IU-Bloomington, I have found myself doing a lot of reflecting on my time that I have spent at IU.  A difficult transition during my freshman year lead to meeting...
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Browse IT Training Workshops and Webinars by Date by Laura Reed
IU IT Training offers lots of workshops and webinars each semester, and there are a few different ways to find the ones you're looking for on our website. If you're interested in learning a particular...
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Ten Things I Wish I Knew Freshman Year by Emily Alford
The transition from high school senior to college freshman can be daunting. I don't think I'm exaggerating one bit when I say that, for most of us, life does a complete 180. Before you start the...
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Changing the Present, Shaping the Future by Morgan Klingelhoefer
When Spring Break rolled around, with the knowledge that after, Little 500 would soon be upon us and then we would be out of school for three months, most students were pretty excited for a...
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Never Miss a Bus Again with the DoubleMap App
The IU bus system can sometimes be challenging and frustrating. Too many times I've waited forever for an A bus, only to have almost all of them show up at the same time! However, waiting 30 minutes in the pouring rain or freezing cold for a bus no...
A Sneak Peek at the New Kelley School of Business Addition
I had the opportunity to go through the new addition of the Kelley School of Business undergraduate building. It looks fantastic. I haven't heard any...
Summertime Sadness: Missing IU
 In high school, summer vacation was what everyone looked forward to, and we would have made it longer if we had our choice. But this summer was different: I was ready to go back to school a month...

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Means to an End: My Final Trip to IU
As I prepare to start my final year at IU-Bloomington, I have found myself doing a lot of reflecting on my time that I have spent at IU.  A difficult transition during my freshman year lead to meeting some of my closest friends, which was followed by a memorable sophomore year that brought its own...
Browse IT Training Workshops and Webinars by Date
IU IT Training offers lots of workshops and webinars each semester, and there are a few different ways to find the ones you're looking for on our website. If you're interested in learning a particular skill, or a certain piece of software, you can select the link "Browse All Training By Topic."...
The Home Stretch - Packing the Dorm Room
Hello all! I officially have five days until I leave my Dallas home and drive up to Bloomington! I'm excited to meet all of you and bask in that lovely Hoosier Hysteria I've longed for all summer! Personally, one of the most stressful things about preparing for college is not necessarily moving from...
Do you know about IT Training at IU?
Missed Opportunites From time to time, I run into students in their senior year at IU, who have never heard of IT Training. That's a shame, because they could have been building skills to improve the quality of their class assignments, and help them land a job after graduation.  We do our best to...
Review of Wright Quad: What to Expect
So RPS has delivered the news: you’ll be living in Wright dorm for your Freshman year. Whether this information makes you nervous, excited, or a mixture of both, I’m here as a former resident to tell you the ins and outs of this central campus location. I lived in Ruter hall – which is part of the...

 

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The Home Stretch - Packing the Dorm Room
Hello all! I officially have five days until I leave my Dallas home and drive up to Bloomington! I'm excited to meet all of you and bask in that lovely Hoosier Hysteria...
Review of Wright Quad: What to Expect
So RPS has delivered the news: you’ll be living in Wright dorm for your Freshman year. Whether this information makes you nervous, excited, or a mixture of both, I’m here...
Freshman Year Nerves: 5 Ways to Conquer Them
It didn't hit you when you were filling out the housing application. It didn't hit you when you graduated. It didn't even hit you at orientation or when you were choosing...
On Coming Out to Your New Roommate: 7 Things to Consider
Coming out as an LGBTQ+ kid in Indiana is usually nerve-wracking at best and dangerous at worst. And navigating how to come out to your roommate-- a stranger who you're...
An Icon at IU: Meryl Streep Visits the IU Auditorium
Self-aware. Humble. Kind. All of these words flitted through my mind as I sat in the IU Auditorium on Wednesday, April 16 listening to the one and only Meryl Streep...
What Would YOU Do?
You're walking to get to your class in Ballantine, and amidst all the students walking, talking, and enjoying the spring weather, you notice someone cying in the...
Orientation: Don't go with expectations... just go.
The thing about orientation is that it probably seems scary, especially when you see the days ticking closer on your phone's countdown app. When you think about it,...
Getting Down to Business: How to Survive Your First Year of Kelley Classes
Orientation. It can be a lot of things—a chance to meet new people, to get familiar with your home for the next four years, and maybe to try some of Bloomington’s best...
Small Town Doesn't Mean Small Success
Background: Being one who grew up in the small town, the big city seemed like an impossible task. I grew up in a small southern Indiana town (pictured right) with a...
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...
5 Things to Do While "Stuck" in Bloomington This Summer
Ever since freshman year, I've been told how amazing Bloomington summers are, and now I'm finally experiencing one firsthand. As we all know, moving away from home and...
Tasty Tuesday: Chillin’ at Chili’s Review
    A few times already this year I have attended the Chili’s on campus across the street from the Campus Mall, which is next to the KFC and close to Taco Bell. It has...