Santosh

Life Sciences, Class of 2023

 

"How much longer?" Ending the semester strong

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Nov 27, 2020

I’m pretty sure we all had a moment over the past few months where we thought to ourselves, “How much longer?” I definitely had a few of those throughout the semester. Luckily, with exams just around the corner, the term is wrapping up and the holidays are inching closer...

4 tips for getting organized and staying focused

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Oct 22, 2020

I can’t think of a better metaphor for university life than the ocean. University can be a wild time. Balancing an education, extracurriculars, friendships, living independently, working part-time to support financing said education...

5 strategies for finishing the semester strong

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Nov 13, 2020

We are entering the last stretch of the term, and this is a period that could make or break our semester. The finish line is in sight and it is up to us how we finish the race. However, the transition from midterm season to summative assignment season can be a stressful time.

A hurdle in the journey

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Jan 27, 2021

Once I finished my last task for the week, I knew that I needed to take a break and rejuvenate myself. Therefore I took the entire first weekend of semester to enjoy some time off.

Crushing midterms in an unusual year

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Feb 16, 2021

Taking a few moments to look back on last semester can help us make better decisions this time around. Think about what you could change this midterm season, and pick one small habit or strategy to try.

Due dates, structure, and rewards

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Oct 22, 2020

One of the things that I felt overwhelmed by recently was the never-ending list of assignments, quizzes, midterms, and discussion board posts. I always had this feeling that I was forgetting to do something.

Dwelling on the positive

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Mar 12, 2021

No one wants to sit in front of an online textbook for 8 hours a day for a week straight. If you can, try to take your work offline by listening to lectures while you take a socially distanced walk, printing papers to read outdoors, or just get outside for a quick break!

Get Ready to Experiment!

Phoebe, Class of 2022 - Jul 15, 2022

My first-year self would have never thought the day would come when I look forward to 8:30 classes at Ellis Hall, but here we are!

Getting ready for final exams

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Dec 01, 2021

Keeping myself motivated is something that I—and just about all of us—need to address. Here are a few things that help me get back on track when I’m down.

Heading into the final stretch of the semester

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Nov 03, 2021

How to get involved: Clubs, community, and connections

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Apr 13, 2021

How to survive exam season!

Santosh, Life Sciences, Class of 2023 - Dec 11, 2020

Finals can be a time of stress and anxiety, but it definitely does not have to be this way. There are many things that we can do to make this time of the year as smooth sailing as possible.