Monthly Archive: January 2011

Jan 31

First Week Back!

We started classes back last Tuesday, and now it is Monday! I have had all of my classes except one, which I will be heading to today at 4:30. This class is only one night a week, so it lasts until 7:00. Other than that one class, I can say I am excited for my …

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Jan 28

College Essentials: Textbooks!!

I know when you think of course textbooks you may think of those huge textbooks about the size of a Harry Potter book. Well, yes, at Barton, you might have to purchase one that size. Last semester, I purchased all of my course textbooks at Barton’s bookstore. The prices for the books are very reasonable, …

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Jan 28

Back at Barton

It feels so good to be back at school. Winter break was long and fun, but I’m glad to be back around my friends that I missed. So far, my classes have been great! This semester I will be taking courses within my minor, which is Criminal Justice. I think that this semester I’m going …

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Jan 28

The Balancing Act

Learning to balance everything while in college is very important. It is a trait that you will soon realize that you have to grasp very quickly. The life of a college student can be very stressful at times and very easy at others, but you have to learn how to balance things and prioritize. Don’t …

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Jan 28

$$$ Financial Aid – FAFSA Time!

Now that most of you have gone through the admissions process and have been accepted into Barton College, it’s time to think about how you are going to finance your education. Some people have money saved up specifically for college while others may not. Cutting the cost of your college education can be very simple …

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Jan 27

Campus Life… It’s Really Great!

So, today I figured that I would talk about living on campus, and how much I absolutely LOVE it! I have lived on campus for almost three years now, and living on campus has been an amazing experience! A lot of people will tell you that living off campus is so much better; but you …

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Jan 27

Greek Life: Formal Recruitment!

Hey, y’all!!! Last night I had to deactivate my Facebook for TEN days! I know, I know. You say its not a big deal; but it is when you are used to having Facebook on your phone and at your fingertips all day, and now its gone, completely gone! Why you ask? Well, last night …

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Jan 27

Open House!

I hope all of you are having a terrific day wherever you are! I am having a pretty good day. I only have one class on Tuesdays and Thursdays which is already out of the way, so the rest of my day is basically free! So, today I am going to talk about a Barton …

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Jan 26

Open House Party!

Wow!  I am so not ready for this semester to be starting.  I mean, I knew I wanted to get back to school to see everybody, but I just wasn’t ready for classes to start just yet.  I’m not sure what to expect regarding my classes – Will they be difficult? Will my teachers be …

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Jan 23

Moving Back!

Hey, y’all! So, I have been back since January 18th.  It is now January 23rd, and my room is FINALLY organized! I can’t believe it took me that long to get everything back in its place! Well, I also had Orientation activities. We have been practicing our skit for SROW (Southern Region Orientation Workshop), which …

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