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Lessons learned: a letter to my freshman self by Morgan Klingelhoefer
Somehow, I'm already halfway through my college career. I wanted to do something special for this post, and after reading Linden's post here, where she wrote a letter to her freshman self, I fell in...
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What is the EdCert Program at IU? by Danyell Bailey
EdCert actually stands for Education Certification and is a UITS sponsored program. These courses are high-quality technical training courses that departments, technical staff, IU students and faculty...
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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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Lessons learned: a letter to my freshman self
Somehow, I'm already halfway through my college career. I wanted to do something special for this post, and after reading Linden's post here, where she wrote a letter to her freshman self, I fell in love with the idea! This letter does focus on a few specific things regarding my freshman year, but a...
What is the EdCert Program at IU?
EdCert actually stands for Education Certification and is a UITS sponsored program. These courses are high-quality technical training courses that departments, technical staff, IU students and faculty can all take a part in. They are specifically targeted towards people who are interested in...
Is IU for you?
This is probably the most important question that you will ask yourself during your senior year of high school, during orientation, moving from home to the dorm and even into welcome week after you have made your decision to attend Indiana University. So what is the best way for you to truly make...
The best jobs at IU
Bolstering your resume with a part time job that you took in college is really great. Employers like to see that you can handle your personal life, your school work and take on the responsibility of a job. While it may seem that you only want to get a part time job related to your field of study,...
How to survive a long plane ride
Summer break is fast approaching. Like most students, I too am flying home for the summer. Unfortunately, my home is located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It will take approx. 26 hours to travel from Indianapolis to Kuala Lumpur. That is MORE THAN A DAY! But this isn't my first time flying this route,...

 

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Lessons learned: a letter to my freshman self
Somehow, I'm already halfway through my college career. I wanted to do something special for this post, and after reading Linden's post here, where she wrote a letter to...
My First Year Experience
I mentioned in a previous blog that freshmen in college, similarly to toddlers, are sponges. According to the Oxford Brain Journal, "Babies are like a sponge, they are...
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...
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...