TL;DR for First Years- February 2017

Welcome back first year students and welcome to your second semester!  You may not feel like everything is unfamiliar this time around, but getting back into the swing of things can still be challenging both academically and socially. Some students find it difficult to return to campus after being at home for over a month […]

TL;DR for First Years- December 2016

The homestretch is here!  There is so much excitement on campus in December between the Tree Lighting and all the fun holiday related events.  But there are also final projects, papers, and tests which mean there is a lot to get done in a small stretch of time.  This can equal major stress.  Don’t forget […]

TL;DR for First Years– November 2016

Can you believe you have been here for two and a half months?!  Well, maybe you can, because the amount of work you have probably been doing and have due before Thanksgiving is really starting to pile up. You probably even have you first round of mid-terms grades back and a better understanding of what […]

TL:DR for First Years– October 2016

You are probably settling into your routine on campus after a month and half here!  Maybe even starting to feel some of the stress and pressure as exams, papers, and projects start to pile up.  The good news is Fall Break is right around the corner in mid-October.   The more important news is that […]

TL;DR for First Years– September 2016

Your first few weeks on campus will go by quickly.  We know that this month is an exciting time but also full of anxiety.  You are testing our your new-found freedom, learning to live with a roommate, experimenting with professors and classes in terms of what exactly is expected of you, and maybe even missing […]