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Studying With Nina

I know exam times are upon us in university and will soon be upon high schoolers, so I thought I’d talk a bit about how I study and offer some tips based on that. 2,439 more words


The Graduation Blues

By Brooke Horn

I have a countdown app installed on my cell phone. It has three events on it: Portfolio Due, Thesis Defense, and Commencement, each with their own countdown timer. 389 more words

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Common App 2016 Essay Prompts Released

You don’t have to wait until August of your Junior-Senior year to see the Common Application essay prompts.   Get ready now!  The essay prompts are released in April of the same year, so it’s a great time to start preparing your essay (spring of your Junior year). 65 more words

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A Day in the Life of a Library Student

This type of blog post was popular a few years ago with HLS, and I see many people in their careers posting about their daily work. 638 more words


How to Survive The Days When The Library Just Isn’t Open

There are certain times of the year, such as Easter, Christmas, and Summer, when university libraries close from anywhere between two days to up to a week. 364 more words


Helpful (and undoubtedly necessary) things uni has taught me to own...

Being at Uni definitely warps our ideas necessities and luxuries- we’ve all definitely skipped out on a food shop for a few nights out instead. Here’s a list of things which are (definitely vital)  to have at Uni… 742 more words


Sophie S: Great news!

Not only have I just found out that I have passed my last ever midwifery exam but I have also just had some excellent news! (more about this later). 627 more words