Hi, I'm Maggie! I’m a junior studying Math and Economics at the University at Buffalo, and loving every minute. I started keeping this blog at the beginning of my freshman year as a resource for my family, to keep them updated on what I’m learning and doing on this college adventure. Since then, it's grown into a tradition that not only informs them but gives me the chance to reflect on my experiences.
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Hellooooo from beautiful and muggy UB! It’s the Friday of week 1, which means everyone’s gleefully skipping home to their dorms to relax and celebrate the three-day weekend. But not Maggie. I have the wonderful honor of having a 6 … Continue reading
So I mentioned in my post from Tuesday that Dr. Vincent had me write up a quick overview of the project that night. We met first thing the next morning to review that and discuss the next steps in the … Continue reading
Last week, I celebrated the ever-eventful Registration Day to finalize [some of] next semester’s classes… And of course, there were some huge struggles with that experience. Out of the five classes I’m taking next semester, I was only able to … Continue reading
One of the unique elements of this semester is my first online class. The official name is “Microcomputer Applications” but it’s basically just a thorough course in Microsoft programs: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access (as well as some basics in computer … Continue reading
The Course Catalog is a master schedule that lists exactly which classes will be offered during a certain semester, who will be teaching the classes, and when they will be offered. Usually, the course catalog for any given semester is … Continue reading
The UB Honors College is an interesting beast. Every incoming freshman in the Honors College is required to take a one-credit course called Colloquium, which is a reading- and discussion-based class about “service-learning” (a.k.a. education through volunteer work). It is … Continue reading