Posts tagged "freshman"

30 Injured At West Point Pillow Fight, 24 Suffered From Concussions

Military Academy West Point’s annual ‘pillow fight’ for its freshman cadets got a little (a lot) rough this year when some cadets decided to put hard objects inside of their…

Katrin Higher | September 5, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Be My Boyfriend: Engineering Student Nick Selby Crushes Georgia Tech Convocation — And Our Hearts

Dear Nick,

I watched the inspirational and well-soundtracked speech you gave to the incoming class of engineering students at Georgia Tech, and I was inspired! No, I’ll never…

Julie Gerstein | August 21, 2013 - 9:20 am

Campus Confidential: Advice For Next Year’s College Freshman

There was a moment sometime during the weekend before finals week that I looked up from the copious U.N.-related documents assigned by my Intro to Human Rights professor that I…

Julie Zeilinger | May 17, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Campus Confidential: A Feminist Rushes A Sorority

When I thought about what my college experience would be like as a high schooler, I never for a second even slightly entertained the faintest thought of joining a sorority.

Julie Zeilinger | February 23, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Campus Confidential: On Attending A Women-Only College

When I initially began the college application process, I had absolutely no interest in attending a single sex institution. In fact, I knew exactly what I wanted in a school.

Julie Zeilinger | January 30, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Campus Confidential: Finals And The Curse Of The Perfect Girl

The number one question my high school friends ask me when we chat now is, “So are you sick of being around all those girls yet?” Despite the fact that…

Julie Zeilinger | January 5, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Campus Confidential: Thanksgiving Break Means Showering Without Shower Shoes

I’m not sure I’ve ever felt anything quite like the relief I experienced after my last class before Thanksgiving break. It was noon on Wednesday – the day before Thanksgiving…

Julie Zeilinger | December 12, 2011 - 11:00 am

Campus Confidential: School Spirit

In high school, I embodied a lack of school spirit. I went to two football games my entire high school career and left halfway through both of them. It wasn’t…

Julie Zeilinger | November 25, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Campus Confidential: Redefining Friendships

In high school, I had a single group of really close friends. Yes, I had other friends outside of that core group, but those five girls were unequivocally my best

Julie Zeilinger | October 18, 2011 - 10:00 am