While it may seem early to be thinking about this, some of you are already looking at plane, train, or bus schedules for a trip back home or elsewhere at the end of the fall semester. Don’t buy your ticket yet! Wait until you know your final exam schedule. While some courses have papers, others … Read moreEnd-of-Fall-Semester Travel Plans — Hold Off on Ticket Purchase
If you have not had a chance to do your Academic Reflection Essay, located in your “Orientation Checklist & Resources,” make sure that you complete and submit it in within the next week. It is a good exercise in processing the past as you think about the future and helps you to focus in on … Read moreAcademic Reflection Essay — Do It!
Wesleyan has a vibrant living-learning community that values the independence and responsibility students have in their intellectual and residential life. The Honor Code is in place to help ensure academic integrity and the Code of Non-Academic Conduct exists to help students navigate their new community. Both seek to ensure a community where students can pursue … Read moreHonor Code and Code of Non-Academic Conduct Online Tutorial — due August 25
You’re thinking, “What?? Why do I need to know about requirements for the degree now? I haven’t even started and have four years to get on this stuff.” Well, this is on of those “it’s-never-too- early truisms” needed to get a handle on what you have to accomplish to graduate and walk across the podium … Read moreWhat You Need to Do to Earn the B.A. or…Wesleyan’s Degree Requirements!!
SO, WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING TO WESLEYAN? The month before college starts is a great time to begin thinking about what to bring to school. Wesleying, the student-run blog, posts an annual packing list for first-year students. This is their one from last year, but keep your eyes out for the most current post. Wesleying’s … Read moreAdvice from a Peer Advisor: What to Bring to Wes!