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August 13, 2007


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By: Shireen Korkzan Senior Alexandra Bellis so far has visited five college campuses, including Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Indiana University in Bloomington, Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill, the University of Chicago and the University of Illinois in Champagne/Urbana. She said ...

Students discuss “senior slack”

Jack Boeglin

August 13, 2007


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Traditional wisdom holds that a student’s effort follows a definite, predetermined cycle; naïve diligence freshman year, the sophomore slump, the super-strenuous junior year and the intensely desirable, longed-for senior slack. But this pattern does not hold true for many, like senior Alyssa Broughton,...