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Survive the dead week

Survive the dead week

Gabrielle Wood, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2019

The week of finals is quickly approaching. So is the season of stress and cramming for a week-long torture of back-to-back exams. “Dead week” has arrived. As a college student, finals week has terrified me ever since I was a freshman. However, a year of college experience has taught me a few th...

Preparing for late-night study sessions

Nikolle Johannesen, a sophomore accounting major, studies in the Sims Memorial Library. For some students, finding a quiet place away from home and distractions can be key to an effective study session.

Zachary Araki, Assistant Editor

March 19, 2019

As students prepare for tests along with their other responsibilities, they may find themselves searching for time to study. Chloe Cooper, a sophomore kinesiology major, found cramming to be her most successful form of studying. “When I cram, I can definitely remember the information and regurgit...