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Southern Illinois University (SIU)

Southern Illinois University is a public research university located in Carbondale, Illinois, United States. Founded in 1869, SIU is the flagship campus of the… 159 more words

Socially Drained

Although this time I have eight hours under my belt, I still feel tired as hell. It’s because of too much social interactions today…

Well, I did stay at school for about twelve hours today. 1,233 more words

Daily Happenings

Midweek Microwave Meals

If you are already tired of eating in Marshbanks, then RA of Burkot, Veronica Hammond, has a solution for you.  At a program she did in Burkot, she taught students how to make five different meals in the microwave.   285 more words


Adventure Awaits! The Time Has Finally Arrived!

Years ago, I was down in the dumps, struggling financially and holding onto the small glimmer of hope that things would eventually take a turn for the better. 434 more words

Chicken Noodle Soup// Cooking in Li

Once again, college has begun again! This year, my friends and I moved into an on-campus apartment building with two bedrooms, a kitchen, bathroom, and a living room! 250 more words


Back to School Reflections

This may not look like much, but at the end of the first day back to school, it sure is a treat :)

my typical healthy-ish dessert: frozen Greek yogurt, with homemade raspberry preserves from Kazakhstan, and fresh nectarines. 305 more words

Life Lessons

Secrets to Freshman Year

For my friends heading off to college, here are a few secrets:


I originally wrote this as an email to my cousin. When he was in town last we were talking about college and beginnings and I was sharing with him all my little tips. 1,418 more words