How to survive midterms
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09 September 2010. Caldwell, Tanner.
So, it’s finally time for midterms!
We’re already halfway through the semester, as wild as it seems. Now that we’ve reached the homestretch, it’s time to prove that we haven’t been idly warming desk seats and paying a kajillion dollars in tuition to do so.
Step 1: Get Overwhelmed by All that You Have to Do
If you can look me straight in the eye and say that midterms week is not busy for you, you’re clearly lying. It’s a lot. There is a lot. The sooner that you accept this, the better. Denial only works for so long.
Step 2: Procrastinate till the Cows Come Home
Denial may not work for long, but it works in the short term! As you must know, a college student is a master procrastinator. We all really deserve credit for the amount of times we’ve said, “we’ll do it later,” until later is now. It’s fine. There’s a ne