Monthly Archives: August 2012

My New Favorite Day of the Week

I’m making it official… Thursday is now my favorite day of the week! Fridays are always nice seeing as the weekend is near (het pumped, football starts again this weekend!!), and Tuesdays were a favorite last semester because I loved … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

As we approach the middle of our second week back to class, we at Student Services wanted to say welcome back! We hope you are enjoying your time in HHS at Purdue, whether it be your first year or your … Continue reading

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Welcome back to Purdue University!!!

My name is Allyson Clingenpeel and I am from West Lafayette, Indiana. I am a junior in Family and Consumer Sciences Education. Wow… It is hard to believe that August is already here and we are in the second week … Continue reading

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A Second Home

I remember coming to Purdue for the first time as a freshman, and having so many emotions flooding my thoughts. Nervousness, excitement, hesitation, and fear, to name a few. Two years later, as I was preparing to make my way … Continue reading

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Boiler Gold Rush Fun

In all the many weeks I’ve attended this University over the past two years, none was more inspiring than the week before school this Fall. I participated in Boiler Gold Rush, Purdue’s world-renowned new student orientation program as a Team … Continue reading

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Busy Summer

This summer I worked at the Random House Bertelsmann distribution center in Crawfordsville, Indiana; my hometown.  At the factory I put barcode stickers on books, packed books to be shipped out, and overall packaged books to be shipped out into … Continue reading

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New Beginnings

It’s that time of year again! Fall semester is here and it is great to see all the students back on campus and feel the excitement for what lies ahead this year. It is the third time I have gone … Continue reading

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Costa Rica Summer Study Abroad

Hello my name is David Rubio. This summer I was lucky enough to go to Costa Rica on a study abroad trip.  The program was called Latin American Children & Families: The Costa Rican Experience. It was in the department … Continue reading

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My Summer on a Dude Ranch!

Hey everyone!  My name is Liz Overpeck and this year I am a senior in Hospitality and Tourism Management.  It feels great to be coming to the end of my college term but no worries, I have an extra semester!  During … Continue reading

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First Week of Classes

We’ve all now made it through the first week of our Fall 2012 semester. From moving into our dorms or apartments to standing in the long lines at the bookstores for our textbooks to already getting homework done for classes, … Continue reading

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