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Trying to save my semester

March 1, 2009

Chris Gollmar

I must have gotten off on the wrong foot--my work this semester is not really up to par. I seem to be falling behind in just about every class I am taking, even the ones with no homework.

Teaching chemistry

December 24, 2008

Prof. David Walker

It seems only a few weeks ago that I was trying to get myself psychologically prepared for the start of the academic year, and now suddenly I'm in the last throes of paper-grading. (And no, I don't actually teach chemistry. Bear with me on this.)

Finals Week

December 19, 2008

Prof. Steve Volk

Rarely are student and faculty Circadian rhythms more out of sync than at the end of a semester.

Indoctrination

November 3, 2008

Max Strasser

"Professors' Liberalism Contagious? Maybe not." -New York Times "Am I supposed to be surprised? No." -Me

Happy Endings

May 20, 2008

Alice Ollstein

The end of sophomore year brought the stress of finals, but also the fun of commencement week and parties at professors' houses.

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