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My Favorite Weekend

This past weekend was probably overall one of the most fun we’ve had so far, and definitely my favorite. Friday night, we celebrated a squad member’s birthday by throwing a mini-birthday party after work. Birthday parties are great, but it … Continue reading

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Squad Bonding

I was pretty nervous about meeting people when I came here to Kansas, because I don’t really see myself as someone who is particularly good at making friends. And to endure these ten weeks without any friends would make it … Continue reading

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Getting Started!

For us Sustainable Bioenergy REU students (we have taken to calling ourselves the squad), today can be seen as our first real day of work for the summer, as there are no group activities, meetings, or other events scheduled to … Continue reading

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Day One

I’m here! We are blogging live and from beautiful Manhattan, Kansas! First off, I’m dead tired. It has been a heck of a looooooong day, but a good one. My flights went very smoothly (for the most part). The man … Continue reading

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Oozefest

This weekend, UB held its annual Oozefest competition, a giant volleyball tournament played in mud pits at the back of North Campus. This, like Springfest, I felt was one of those unique college experiences that you have to do, even … Continue reading

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Colorful Week

It’s been such an exciting week and a great way to relax before the last two weeks of this semester (a.k.a. GO TIME). I’m so ready to be done with the semester and come home to relax for a few … Continue reading

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Welcome, 2015

Being home has been unbelievably wonderful. It is certainly helpful that I’m keeping myself busy by continuing full-time work at the credit union and have some long(ish)-term projects that occupy and entertain me in my free time. I’m preparing myself … Continue reading

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