The last few weeks of the semester are brutal. College students—with an already busy schedule—all of the sudden get final projects, papers, and exams crammed onto their list of things to worry about. If you’re as good with time management as me (very bad), then this time period will undoubtedly take a hefty toll on [...]
Having been through four years of finals (eight if you count high school) there are three main ways I have noticed that someone can take a final. Here are the three that I see on campus.
1) The procrastinator: This student does everything at absolutely the last minute. You see them in the library one hour before [...]
After an exhausting finals week, I am finally home! I’m thinking that for the most part, all of my final exams and projects went well, so I haven’t felt the need to obsessively check my grades. Given the amount of time I think it will take my professors to calculate my grades, I’m not expecting [...]
Whoa. Another semester down. Except for me this is my last fall semester EVER.
But I’m not going to get all sentimental yet. Even though I am finished with my finals, I feel like I have so much left to do before I can actually leave McDaniel for a month and a half.
Instead of [...]
It’s easy to get bogged down by all the stress, work, and sleeplessness of finals week. But not everything about finals week is bad: this is the time of the semester when many of our parents and loved ones become sympathetic about our plights as finals-burdened college students and send us care packages and other [...]