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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This past weekend was SUPER eventful and I feel like I have so much to share today! So what I’m going to do it make it into a big list of positive things that stuck out to me from each … Continue reading
One of my most interesting classes this semester is for the living community I’m engaged in, Shared Interest Housing (abbreviated SIH and also known as “Colloquium Part 2” among my friends), which got me into Greiner Hall in the first place. About … 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
It’s really hard to believe but I already have my first exam and first quizzes coming up next week! More specifically, next Wednesday is looking like it’ll be a pretty crazy day, as the day is starting right off at … Continue reading
This week has been crazy, to say the least. It’s a mad rush to get everything done in time, just barely in time. It’s full of “lasts,” the last 8 am recitation, the last class for such-and-such a course, and … Continue reading
UB is apparently notorious for not giving snow days. That being said, we had a (half) snow day this past spring semester, and… we have another snow day today. This lake effect hit the rest of Buffalo HARD on Tuesday—so … Continue reading