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End of Semester

It Hurts to Be Here…

by Alumni Posts December 1, 2011

I can’t believe it. I have a to-do list hanging above my desk, and as I continue to cross items off of it slowly but surely, I become more and more aware of the fact that these are the last few assignments I have to do for the semester. After that, I’m finished with turning […]

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Back to the Future

by Alumni Posts November 28, 2011

It’s hard to believe that the semester is almost over. When I think about where I was last year, about through with my first ever semester in college, it seems like time went by much slower. And now I’m facing down second semester, after which I will be halfway through college! In case you can’t […]

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Coming to an end

by Deanna November 28, 2011

With Thanksgiving break one class and a double shift at work away, I am really beginning to feel the pressure of the end of the semester cooking. I have two papers due the week when I return from break, one speech that week, and another the following. Plus I have two other papers that must […]

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Holy Smokes!

by Alumni Posts November 14, 2011

Can you believe it’s November all ready? I’d like to deny this and refuse to recognize any calendar days after October 31 because it means I have a ton of papers due in the 2nd week of November, but…I’m kind of ready for the semester to be over and getting through this month is just […]

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Let’s Go Ride a Trike

by Alumni Posts November 11, 2011

I’m only a sophomore, but I’ve already picked up on the fact that the fall semester at Fontbonne goes into overdrive after Halloween. Soon after Halloween comes Thanksgiving break.  And then it’s just a few mere days until the much-dreaded exam week, followed closely by the ever-popular Christmas break. With all of the craziness of […]

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Words for Thought

by Alumni Posts November 7, 2011

The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. – Walter Bagehot Remember, there is no limit on what all you can achieve! Believe in yourself even if friends, professors, or advisors do not! For you are smart, strong, and capable! The end of Semester is near, keep up the good […]

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Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

by Alumni Posts November 7, 2011

The end of the semester can be very stressful. I see it all the time when we are stressed and deprived of sleep, the sassiness inside us likes to creep out into our personalities. There is one simple strategy to abide by: don’t sweat the small stuff. 1. Become a better listener. “It’s being content […]

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