It feels like yesterday that I was seeing all my friends for the first time since the New Year (we swapped winter break stories in my dorm room over delivery from Penang, one of the Chinese restaurants in town), but it’s already time to turn around and head home again!
With just a few days left before the end of the term, the campus is abuzz with spring sports tryouts and pre-Finals jitters. Of course, a bit of nervousness regarding Test Week, the three days before the term’s end when each class is allotted one block to administer a final exam, is inevitable. However, many students would agree with me that test week is not nearly as stressful or scary as it’s made out to be. Many teachers choose to give their final test or assignment prior to test week, leaving most with just one or two subjects per day. As crazy as it may sound, I’ve found, in my first five terms at Exeter, these last three day’s of the term to be some of the most fun and relaxing! Continue reading