Midterm-Mania

Ughh. Midterms. For some reason a week ago I was under the impression that I don’t have midterms because I’m taking mostly full year courses. And then it hit me… Term test = midterm Yup. I have those. I have three of those. Bless the university-test-scheduling folk, I only have one per week… At least […]

5 Ways to Wellbeing

Before university officially started, I attended some Head Start sessions on campus, which were basically aimed at getting students more prepared for university. My favourite session, by far, was one about 5 Ways to Wellbeing. Apart from the presenter, Chad, being extremely witty and entertaining in his presentation, the 5 points he talked about actually […]

Placement.

So for my Child and Adolescent Development Course, we’re required to complete several “placements”. Basically these are days when we watch kids of different ages, and take note of their physical and mental development. In my first placement, I was sent to a preschool to watch kids aged about 3-5. Now, I’ve had experience with […]

OMG. DID. THAT. JUST. HAPPEN. TO. ME???!!!

Actually… Out of all of the “new-to-university”, “don’t-know-what-I’m-doing”, students, did this really happen to me?! Is this some cruel joke?! Have you ever had a slow motion experience? Like when you see something is about to happen, and you know it’s about to happen, but you can’t do anything about it? There might as well […]