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Jim Bern: The Still Alive Blog

Anaika Miller

January 1, 2012

The Math Final: Five Questions, choose four. Four hours. Unlimited Breaks. 00:00 – Go time. 00:02 – I understand four of these questions. 00:05 – I know how to do three of these questions. 01:45 –...

Ashish Patel: I am at home, I am at peace.

Ashish Patel

December 12, 2011

Finals week has been absolute chaos. I've had to complete multiple projects and take two huge exams. I really had no idea that finals week could be so hectic. Today I have decided to document my travels, disappointments, and wi...

Chandler Vu: What happened to giving during the holiday season?

Chandler Vu

December 9, 2011

Aren’t we in a recession?Last time I walked into the mall that didn't seem to be the case. As I perused the halls, I was both shocked and disgusted at the blatant display of economic ignorance and capitalistic frenzy that pres...

Ashish Patel: The dummy’s guide to college

Ashish Patel

November 15, 2011

Many high school seniors have begun the process of applying to colleges, which will last from now until early January. As such, I decided to make a short list of things that you should definitely take into account when choosing wh...

Chandler Vu: Should we have repealed ‘Don’t ask, don’t tell?’

Chandler Vu

November 15, 2011

Two months ago it became acceptable to be openly gay in the United States military. No longer will the thousands of men and woman who fight to protect our liberty be forced to conceal their sexual preferences.  Is this a ...

Chandler Vu: Is coffee a deliberate delight or a deadly deceiver?

Chandler Vu

November 8, 2011

Coffee, cup o’ joe, java.  Many students at our school are avid drinkers of this staple American morning drink.  But what is the darker face of our otherwise bright-and-early friend? About two weeks ago our s...

Ashish Patel: Are the occupations working?

Ashish Patel

November 7, 2011

I understand that we have a really big problem in America. That problem is corporations. I fully understand that corporations rule Congress who, in turn, rules America. However, I fear that the occupations are doing more da...

Ashish Patel: I hate midterms

Ashish Patel

October 18, 2011

Midterms already? I've only been here 3 weeks and I already have my first big exam. It's for my Math 2B class (a fancy word for Calculus BC...or perhaps a more simplified word) Well today is Monday and my midterm is on Friday. I ...

Jim Bern: LaundrYay! Day

Jim Bern: LaundrYay! Day

October 12, 2011

Ashish Patel: Eat. Sleep. Study. Snack. Eat. Work. Eat.

Ashish Patel

October 9, 2011

Today I would like to tackle a topic that has been nagging at me for awhile now. I'm talking about the infamous “Freshman 15” and how easy it is to succumb to it. Though for a little guy like me, I probably ne...

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