Springing in the Spring Semester

All right, time to start a new semester. Grace and I have already made our first trip out to Starbucks. I ordered one of my favorite drinks a decaf venti caramel frappuccino light with my free drink card. I am a Starbucks gold card member so every fifteen drink I buy is free! During break I didn’t order any drinks with caffeine, and I am hoping to continue this trend for a while. Towards the end of last semester, I drank three cups of coffee a day. Now I am trying to cut back and not order as many and try to only have caffeine when I really need it. Visiting coffee shops is probably one of my favorite things to do in college. I love talking with people over a cup of coffee, plus I always accomplish quite a bit of homework while studying at one.  Thankfully, I do not have too much to do for today, because I only had one class so far. This is my schedule for the spring semester:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

9:00-10:20 Research Methods for Psychology

10:30-10:50 Chapel

11:00- 11:50 Financial Accounting

1:00-1:50 Spanish Literature

Tuesday, Thursday

1:30-2:50 Survey of Jazz

Throughout the week I also have different meetings and work in my schedule. I really like my schedule for this semester. I am glad Hope allows for us to take a variety of classes. I haven’t encountered a class that I haven’t enjoyed. The variety of classes allows me to enjoy my semester more, because I am not always working on the same subject. Also, the class variety I have taken is helping me decide on a major. I am not sure what I will officially declare, but I still have till the end of this semester.

Hope you all have great weeks!

decaf venti caramel frappuccino light!

 

Published by Colleen Quick

My name is Colleen and I'm from Springfield, IL and am a Senior this year! I am studying International Business and Spanish. I have been involved with a variety of groups and activities on campus such as: Business Club, Student Alumni Leadership Council, Volunteer Services Committee, Student Congress, Mortar Board, Intramurals, HEI, Dance Marathon, and other activities. I love Hope College and the people here! So blessed to be living in Holland and attending Hope :]

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