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Happy Holidays!

I just wanted to wish everyone a happy holiday. Now that finals are over (whew!) and winter break is here, I hope everyone has a nice, relaxing vacation. Stay safe and see you all next month!

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December 21, 2007 | | Comments Off

Top 5 Application Tips

Wow, what a crazy past two weeks! You haven’t seen me because I have just finished submitting all of my law school applications. It was a long process, but I am finally finished. And now, I would like to share my TOP 5 APPLICATION TIPS that I have learned from applying to [...]

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December 7, 2007 | | Comments Off

Happy Thanksgiving! (And Trapeze Lesson Fun)

I just wanted to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! I’m sure a lot of you are going home for the holiday. Be safe getting home and stuff yourselves silly while you’re there. Oh, and of course don’t forget to cheer the Longhorns on this Friday during the A&M football game.

On [...]

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November 21, 2007 | | Comments Off

Last Home Football Game!

This past weekend was the last home football game of the year. How sad! Fortunately I was able to go with a friend of mine. I thought I’d share some photos from the game.

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November 16, 2007 | | Comments Off

Happy (Belated) Halloween!

Happy (Belated) Halloween everyone! I hope everyone had a fun – and safe – Halloween. I know things around my part of town were pretty hoppin’. I stayed in on actual Halloween night this year, but that definitely did not stop me from making a costume!

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November 2, 2007 | | Comments Off

Matching Tees and Family Dinner!

So this past week has been pretty hectic. I am in the middle of finishing up a huge project, rewriting one of my papers, and catching up on a ton of reading. Oh, that and I have not yet gotten my Halloween costume. Mid-semester crunch time has set in!
However, I [...]

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October 26, 2007 | | Comments Off

Walk to Cure Diabetes!

This past weekend I participated in the Walk to Cure Diabetes. I have type 1 diabetes (Juvenile Diabetes), so being able to do the Walk each year is something that means a lot to me. This year I raised close to $800 – yay!
I took a bunch of pictures, take [...]

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October 19, 2007 | | Comments Off

Misadventures in Bus Riding

Before I begin, I must preface this post by informing you that sadly, I am very inexperienced with the bus system here. Just keep that in mind while reading this! Now for the juicy stuff of the day…
Thursdays are normally my wind-down days since I don’t have class on Fridays. But, today [...]

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October 4, 2007 | | Comments Off

Happy October!

October is one of my favorite months of the year – I love, love, love Halloween and the feeling of fall. Sadly, we don’t get much of fall in Austin…no worries, though – as long as I can still have Halloween, I’m good. Happy October everyone!
Today my boyfriend, Jon, and I went for [...]

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October 3, 2007 | | Comments Off

All About Me!

Yay for Longhorn Blogger!
My name is Alex, I am a senior at the fabulous University of Texas. This is my fourth year here and I absolutely love it. I figured my first post should be an introduction, so here it goes.

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September 24, 2007 | | Comments Off

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