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4 ways to make large lectures seem small

4 ways to make large lectures seem small

By JuYeon Kim, Assistant video editor

August 1, 2017

Walking into Lincoln Hall or Foellinger Auditorium on your first day of college can seem very daunting when you’re surrounded by 500 to 700 adults who look like they know what they're doing. Compared to your average high school class size of 30 to 40 students, it feels like complete chaos, but I can ...

Maintaining self-confidence at a prestigious university

By Shankari Sureshbabu, Columnist

August 9, 2016

Unique. I’m from a town called Normal where everyone starkly defends that they’re anything but. Middle school was three years of a group of prepubescent teens all trying desperately to fit in and be like everyone else. But as we grow older, being like everyone else is looked down upon. Being ...