A window inside life at Augustana College

My Mushy (but Extremely True) Reflections of Freshman Year

First of all, I realize I haven’t blogged in almost exactly four months, but there’s a good reason for that–Augustana took over my life. Not to get all mushy and sentimental, but it seems like it was just yesterday when I was moving into Swanson and hugging my parents goodbye at the Fall Connection kick-off. […]

You know it’s week 10 when…

For this week I have some observations about week 10 (the last weeks of classes when there are papers, projects and exams left and right). You know it’s week 10 when… The wireless is super slow in the library because the place is packed, You can’t find sit at your regular spot in the library […]

My Worst Enemy

I recently met my worst enemy–Week 10. Week 10 is just like any other week at most colleges; however, at Augie, it is the week that completely engulfs your social life and free time.  For those of you who don’t attend Augie, we’re on the trimester system–10 week terms separated by breaks of roughly a […]

Goodbye week 9…Yikes! It’s week 10!?!

Oh geez….oh geez, oh geez, oh geez…… Yup it’s that time of the term…Week 10!! AHHHH!!!! Cue the creepy Halloween music. I have been pretty calm so far this trimester, but now I am feeling the pressure. Unfortunately though, it’s not just me. Pretty much everyone I know is at least a little bit freaked […]

Already?

Is it really already week 10? First term literally flew by. I can’t believe it’s basically over. Overall, it was pretty good. I didn’t really feel overwhelmed or stressed and I feel like I did good. Plus…I only have one final What I’m really looking forward to is next term. I’m finally taking a class […]

Homecoming 2011!

What I learned this week: As much as loved homecoming in high school, homecoming in college is better! Last night was coronation and Sing, and it was so much fun! I loved watching everyone’s routines and was so impressed by everyone’s creativity and dedication! I had a great time performing on stage with APO too. […]

Week 10!!!

So it’s week ten and wow has this first term at Augustana flown by!!  It seems like just yesterday I was moving in.  The only bad part about it being week ten is the fact that it seems like all the teachers are trying to cram everything they haven’t done in the last week or […]