I’m not sure how other departments do it, but the political science department likes to get students involved with the process of hiring new teachers. Sadly, a few of our professors are retiring and moving on next year. Last Wednesday and Thursday, I had the opportunity to attend guest presentations given by candidates [...]
Morgan mentioned the Global Fellows program in her post last week, and I am excited to say that I am one of the 28 first-year students that were welcomed into the program last Thursday.
The Class of 2017′s Global Fellows.
Any freshman can apply for the program regardless of major. The goal [...]
It feels like just a week ago that it was freezing here in Maryland–oh wait. That’s because it was. But somehow, this weekend has been beautiful and sunny with temperatures up to about 80 degrees Fahrenheit. I don’t understand these weather changes since back home in San Francisco it’s always between 60 and [...]
It’s finally warm enough in the evenings to go stargazing. Most buildings have lights on through the night on campus, but if you go out past the football field, you’ll be surrounded by our golf course and various athletic fields, making it a perfect place to stare up [...]
My favourite time of the semester has come around–the time for picking and registering for classes.
Since I’m attempting a double major and triple minor and planning to spend my entire junior year abroad, I have to be pretty careful in picking my classes from here on out to make sure I can [...]