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The Finals Experience

      Our last three days of school before break are buzzing with a mixture of excitement and stress. There are a large number of students frantically trying to cram a last little bit of studying in before class, including me, and a handful of students just sitting at ease…

Studying for Finals – Part 2

Christmas is a special time of year filled with family and friends. I start looking forward to it the day after Thanksgiving. But December is also a time for those dreaded finals. During my freshman year, I dreaded finals. I had no idea what to expect. I couldn’t imagine…

Studying for Finals

As a freshman I was completely unprepared for finals. During the first semester finals I was a nervous wreck. I didn’t write note cards for the material and I was flustered trying to prepare everything. Based on that, here are some suggestions I have for preparing for finals.

 

1.  Make…

The Christmas Spirit at Mercy

Christmas is my favorite time of year.  I love singing Christmas carols, putting up decorations, decorating the tree, eating Christmas sweets, and of course—gifts.  But, my favorite part of Christmas is seeing my family.  Anyone who has had a conversation with me knows that every other story I tell…

Celebrating Advent

Advent, a time for preparation. This definition has two meanings. One being the most literal meaning, rushing about trying to get everything done in time for Christmas. There are gifts to be wrapped, toys to be bought, and holiday treats to be made.  Consumed by all this Christmas chaos,…

All Shook Up

All Shook Up was performed at Mercy November 30 and December 1-2.

Mercy recently put on a wonderful musical called All Shook Up. The show featured a lively cast of love-struck characters that got into multiple awkward situations just to be with the person they thought they loved. Filled…