The semester is almost over and your motivation maybe a little low. The bulletin board in the hallway is filled with quotes by Dr. Seuss. These quotes are a great way to get motivated and pumped to finish the semester strong. You can use the quotes to motivate you for this semester or keep them in mind for this summer. What is your favorite Dr. Seuss quote? Poat your answers in the Discussion Page.
Suite forum is a way to get information about upcoming events in the hall and have some fun by participating in the various activities that suite forum hosts. Suite Forum is every other week. This week we had a Hot Ones Challenge. The Hot Ones Challenge was when you arenasked questions and eat increasingly hotter and hotter hot sauces. We had popcorn chicken and tortilla chips to eat with the hot sauce. All of the residents were able to try thebdifferent hot sauces and ask each other questions. The 5 West residents were able to take turns to ask each other questions and try some hot sauce. Some of the hot sauces were really hot and caused residents and RAs to tear up and run for some water. It was a fun night for everyone and a great stress reliever for resident since it’s nearing the end of the semester. What is the hottest thing you have eaten? Post your answers on the Discussion Page.
The week before finals is a stressful time, so it’s a great time to relax. The residents of Southwest relaxed on Friday, December 15th by playing Mortal Kombat and eating some tasty homemade chili. The residents enjoyed playing against their friends to see who would win the classic game. Some of the rounds got heated, but it was good competition all atound. Other residents watched their friends playing and enjoyed some beef chili and white chicken chili. Overall the residents enjoyed hanging out and having fun before the stress of finals week.
It’s that time of the year. Thanksgiving is a great time of year because it allows us to reflect on what matters to us. Some people love the food or shopping that comes with the holiday while others like to spend time watching football and hanging out with family. You don’t need to be in a certain group to think about what you are thankful for. In the hallway on 5 West there is a little board that asks what you are thankful for. Feel free to take a few moments and write down what you are thankful for. What is your favorite part of Thanksgiving? Post your answers in the Discussion page.
Is the dreary, clouding, and raining weather getting you down? Is stress starting to take over? Well take a break and look at your new beach themed door decs. These door decs will make you wish you were on a beach but they may also help keep you relaxed. Summer is almost here so push through; you only have a few more weeks!
There is a new elevator bay bulletin board. This board contains tip about how to keep your GPA up during this home stretch. These tips can also be used for next year to help you start off on a strong note. The ice cream theme is to help you remember that summer is almost here and to stay strong.
You have new door decs!! You all have earned a badge from UP the movie for being such great residents this semester. These badges contain inspirational sayings to help keep your spirits up during this last month of school. Keep working hard and finish the school year strong; you can do it! If there is anything I can do to help please let me know.