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Surviving Midterm Season

College is all fun and games until its 8 o’clock on Sunday night and you realize you’re going to have a busy, busy week. Exams and projects can be super stressful but there’s plenty of ways to make a college workload more manageable. 699 more words


The Function of Musicking

“In this wonderful sound scape there is melody and rhythm” 

–  Bonnie Wade, Thinking Musically

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Professor Calls College a Waste

DYSTOPIA—In a recently published essay, a Dystopia College professor argues that his classes are a waste of time and money for students.

In the essay: “A Total Waste: Why College Isn’t Worth a Shit But You’re Still Paying for It,” Asst. 967 more words

A Peek Into Princeton: My Favorite Classes

“Creative Nonfiction” with John McPhee

On the first day of class, Professor McPhee wrote the following sentence on the chalkboard: “There are a million ways to start a story.” And with those words, he started mine. 437 more words


Looking Forward in MultiMedia Production

 For the first post in this class we have been given examples of previous students’ blogs and asked to look through them, as sort of a “sneak peek” of what this course is going to look like for each of us. 516 more words

New Territory

This semester I finally got to go from film and old school editing/photography to digital and modern editing, otherwise known as Photoshop. Let me tell you…I am not a fast learner by any means, so learning a new program was just not going very well for me. 533 more words

A Song of Syllabi

I never appreciated the syllabi my professors handed me at the beginning of each of those college classes. I’m sure — studious and perfectionistic student that I was — that I lived and died by them during the semesters. 577 more words

College Classes