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Academic calendar change benefits students

Academic calendar change benefits students

Marissa Jacobs, Staff Writer February 4, 2020

The new academic calendar change is heading students’ way next fall and some are worried about not having that extra day to study before finals.  Study days give students much needed time to catch...

Ask Alex: finals and graduation prep

Ask Alex: finals and graduation prep

Alex, Columnist December 8, 2017

Dear Alex, I’m terribly nervous about my finals this week and next week. I haven’t been able to study much because I have three dogs and two part-time jobs. How can I prepare myself in time to take...

SGA requests Senate change finals dates

Gabi Wy, News Editor March 31, 2016

All Matt Peak wanted to do during graduation was get on stage, “wear a funny hat” and leave. Peak, who graduated in 2015, said he couldn’t enjoy the ceremony with the thought that he still had finals...

A final opinion on finals

Morgan Falconer, Staff Writer December 9, 2015

I think finals can be a lot of fun. Turns out, that’s not a popular opinion. My relationship with finals is peppered with quite a bit of hate. It also can be funny though. I’m kind of an idiot, so...

Finals got me like

Brian Tenbarge December 10, 2014

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