The Daily Eastern News

Get ready to rumble

December 7, 2017

All that is left to do this semester is finals, so with most grades basically set in stone we try to convince ourselves the work is over. However, with projects, essays and studying still left to do, we should not start celebrating quite yet.  Heading into the weekend, it is easy to think we will acco...

Some stressing, others calm for finals week

Some stressing, others calm for finals week

Mallory Kutnick, Campus Reporter

April 24, 2017

  Even though the school year is drawing to a close, it is not yet time for celebration as the anxiety of finals week catches up to students. Some sit huddled in the Booth Library, surrounded by mounds of books and papers. Others bunker down in their homes or lounges across campus. Still...

Final exams different at grad, undergrad levels

Charlee Caudill, Contributing Writer

December 12, 2016

  While undergraduate students are busy cramming for final exams, graduate students are not and experience finals week in a different way; they write papers. Samantha Bobbitt, a second-year political science graduate student, said her finals consist of research papers, which she usually has...

Pace yourself while studying, keep the end in mind

Staff Editorial

December 11, 2016

Finals week is upon us and despite the gloomy and depressing weather, the world is not coming to an end. Granted there are several reasons to stress over finals and pull out your already gray hair like struggling with a class all semester and teetering between an B and an A or just goofing off all...

Booth Library offers finals activities

MacKenzie Jung, Contributing Writer

December 7, 2016

Update: The story has been edited to reflect that the Booth Library will be giving out popcorn at 7 p.m. Booth Library will provide opportunities for students to stay healthy during fall finals with fun activities and longer weekend hours. Finals will take place from Monday through Dec. 16....

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