Tag Archive: friendly

Apr 27

Is that your final answer?!

It was the second semester of my senior year at E.A. Laney High School in Wilmington, North Carolina when I decided that Barton College was the place for me. During my process of college hunting, everyone told me that I will know where I want to go to because it will “feel right.”  I was …

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Apr 27

Wide Awake Wilson

 Getting ready to come to Barton? Then you probably have so many questions, such as what really is there to do in Wilson? Where are some of the popular hangout places? And, if you’re like me, where can you do some shopping? All of these questions, and many more, race through your mind when you …

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Apr 20

“I Heart Barton”

Coming to Barton  has been a great experience so far. As a first year student, I love the relationships between the professors and students here; it’s completely different than anywhere else! ! You get that one-on-one attention that you might not get anywhere else. It’s great to know that your professors know you by name! …

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Apr 29

Home Sweet Home…Barton!

I have to say that I love being a Barton Bulldog. During my second week as an official Bulldog, I knew that this was the place for me. Friendly people, great academic programs, fun student activities. What more can you ask for in a school? Barton has all of that and more. Coming to a …

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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 19

Bring it On: Spring Semester!

We have less than a week before the spring 2011 semester begins!!!  I am so excited and ready to be back at Barton and to get things started. I think that this semester is going to be much easier than fall semester. Last semester was my first semester at Barton (I transferred from another school), …

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Nov 18

Fear? Yeah. Regrets? Nope!

Stress.  Anxiety.  Worry.  I’m sure these are only a few of the emotions rolling around inside you right now.  Applying for college is one of the most stressful times for a young adult.  It is probably also the most confusing.  You are nervous about going off to college, but also excited that you’re almost out …

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Nov 17

A Name and a Face, Not Just a Number

When I was a junior in high school, I thought I knew exactly where I wanted to go to college – Western Carolina University.  Well, obviously I didn’t end up there, and here’s why. I found Barton College in a random way.  I was in Wilson at the Imagination Station for a speech competition for …

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