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Farewell. . .

Graduation- done
Wonderful years at UT- done
Lots of studying for finals- done
More studying for the LSAT- in progress
I’m going to try to wrap up my blog with some insight.

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May 22, 2007 | | Comments Off

Coming to an end

How did this happen?
How did January suddenly become May? How did I go from being a freshman to a junior that is bound for Washington D.C.?
I’m not sure. I guess it’s true. Time flies when you’re having fun.

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April 30, 2007 | | Comments Off

A Day of Tragedy. . .

Monday- April 16, 2007
It was a day of great sadness and tragedy. There was a shooting at Virginia Tech. I realize it’s all over the news, but I want to give the perspective of a UT student.

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April 19, 2007 | | Comments Off

Crazy week

The past week was full of great events for the Texas Union Student Events Center
Needless to say, I was running around quite a bit.

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April 15, 2007 | | Comments Off

Catching up

The week returning from Spring Break. . .was probably the longest week in existence.

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March 30, 2007 | | Comments Off

It’s official.

I got in!!! I am an Archer Fellow. I will be leaving for Washington D.C. in August.
There are not enough words to express the pure joy I feel. There’s something about seeing a great new opportunity right in front of you. It’s exciting, overwhelming, and heartbreaking all at the [...]

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March 19, 2007 | | Comments Off

Great news and great fun

March 2nd- Texas Independence Day

If for some reason, you didn’t know the importance of March the 2nd, there are a few reminders on campus.
I started off March 2nd going to Gregory Gym. It was an ordinary day. Then, I saw a swarm of guys holding yellow roses coming down the stairs. I [...]

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March 3, 2007 | | Comments Off

Applications and more applications

Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind. ~Seneca
Background
I have never studied abroad. . .which every student should study abroad at least once. Everyone I know adored their experience.

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February 21, 2007 | | Comments Off

Time Management

“Wow! College must be so cool. You have to go to class for 12 hours in a week. That’s so much free time.”
- the inexperienced view I had before college.

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February 7, 2007 | | Comments Off

Just so you know. . .

I decided to show you another side of the campus. . .on ice!! Also, I want to fill you in on life as a liberal arts- government major at the University of Texas at Austin.

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January 26, 2007 | | Comments Off

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