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Advice to the Class of 2016

Advice to the Class of 2016 Last week, I got to meet one of the new members of the Class of 2016.  She was really excited to start in the Fall, and, just like I did, wanted to know if there was anything she could do to prepare for class.  I jokingly told her to just sleep and make sure her house was super clean since she probably would be slightly pressed for time next Fall.  I realized later that day the advice I gave her was the exact same that was given me…… and it really wasn't that helpful.  My house is usually cleaner during exam weeks since cleaning is an excellent reason to postpone studying.  I've never pulled an "all nighter" either.  If I get less than seven hours of sleep I am worthless.  I tend to sleep at least eight hours a night, even during exam weeks.  After a little bit of pondering, I figured out what my true advice to the Class of 2016 would be. Two thoughts come to mind.  First, figure out what makes you h... (Read More)