Category Archives: Academics

Sound Off

Every year, a committee at UPenn chooses the theme for the academic school year – a sort of rallying point for events, guest speakers, and activities throughout both semesters. 2013-2014 is The Year of Sound – an opportunity to explore … Continue reading

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Call me…Crazy?

I didn’t enroll in a writing seminar last semester, but somehow I felt like I did. Everyone around me was complaining about how awful it was, and it honestly made me dread second semester, as I knew I would be … Continue reading

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Happy Second Semester!

Happy New Year My Fellow-Fisher Hassenfelders! (Even though it’s only been two weeks, doesn’t 2013 feel like such old news?) I must say however, that this New Years Eve holiday was different for me in comparison to any of the … Continue reading

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Rush, but Don’t Rush

We’re officially a week into the new school year and already campus is bustling again with life. Classes are in full swing, bringing with them plenty of homework and studying – words that have been absent from most of our vocabularies since … Continue reading

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Sleep When You’re Dead

One topic which has been on my mind a lot lately is sleep. In these last few weeks of the first semester, we are all pushing our physical, mental and emotional limits in an attempt to crank out our final … Continue reading

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around the world

If you want to spend some time studying abroad, surely you have a bunch of questions… Will financial aid cover it? How do the credits transfer? Will I have time to do other traveling while I’m there? How much should … Continue reading

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College House Deans Integrated Knowledge Award 2012 – deadline is coming soon!

Living in a College House at Penn is about more than just where you lay your weary head. Here at FH we strive to weave together a community of thinkers, scholars, and do-ers. If you have spent the last six … Continue reading

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