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Classes, Hot Professors, and a Survey

Oh hey, guys. What is this? Would it appear as though I'm actually sticking to one of my commitments? I'm actually blogging on a Tuesday? What a time to be alive! Anyway, I hope you guys are all having a good week thus far, whether that entails starting classes or soaking up those last few days of summer. As I'm writing this, I've been to all five of my classes and feel genuinely interested in and ready for each one. I'm sure that in a few weeks' time I'll be complaining about all the reading I have to do and wishing I didn't sign up for that upper level philosophy class in which a good 90% of the students are seniors, but for now I'm soaking up the moment. My notebooks are new, I'm feeling inspired, and nothing can stand in my way. I mean, I'm still waiting for a few textbooks to come in the mail, but other than that nothing can stand in my way!

So in traditional first week of school fashion, I thought I'd tell you a little bit about ea…

Shake It Off and the Fall Semester

Oh my god, hi guys. It's been too long. Between turning 19, going back to college, and starting my on-campus job as an RA I've been swamped. My grandma has been complaining that I haven't called her in weeks and my blog has been begging for attention for even longer. I feel really shitty about the fact that I seem to be starting every blog post this way, but hopefully as I settle back into the academic routine things will get back on track. I'm thinking maybe every Tuesday night will be my night to blog, as I'm required to be on duty and sit in the hall office almost every Tuesday night for the next few weeks. And although you never know with college freshmen, I'm assuming they won't be partying too hard when there's class the next day, so it should be pretty quiet. Although as I said: you never know.

Anyway, since coming back to college, I've been in a weird time warp that feels like a cross between work and summer camp, and the entire time it'…