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The SLIS Buffet

Hello again! I'm getting ready to register for classes in a few days, and I'm going to explain the way I'm feeling in true English major fashion -- via metaphor. I feel as though I am at a Chinese buffet,...

If the Shoe Fits!

This past Friday, I had the awesome experience of touring both the Reebok archives and America's Test Kitchen. Check out next week's blog for ATK! At Reebok I was given a fun looking ID badge that identified me as a...

Learning about Learning (or rather, metalearning)

I saw a mug in the bathroom at Mt. Holyoke on Saturday that said: "Anything you can do we can do meta" and I've been chuckling to myself ever since. You see, the prefix "meta-" is something I hadn't really...

A Fall Outing

I went on a wonderful fall outing this past week! Ever since I moved to Massachusetts I've been working on trying to explore the area more. I research things to do and places to visit online, I ask classmates and...

Fall is Here!

Fall has arrived! Well, technically fall doesn't start until September 22, but it certainly feels like fall. The weather is getting slightly colder, the leaves are beginning to change, and the fall semester has just begun (my class literally just...

The End of Summer

So, I thought that my fall class started next week- I was wrong. Guess who gets two more weeks of summer?! That's right, I do! The students in my class got an email from our professor a few days ago...

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