10 Things I Learned Just From My First Week Of Classes At UVA
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10 Things I Learned Just From My First Week Of Classes At UVA

I had my first week of classes at the University of Virginia, and I have already learned so much.

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10 Things I Learned Just From My First Week Of Classes At UVA

At the University of Virginia I quickly understood that this was not just going to be a "syllabi week."

1. Everybody has different schedules, so eating by myself at the dining hall is ultimately inevitable.

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2. The weather in Charlottesville is very bipolar, so carry an umbrella at all times.

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3. Always read the chapter that the professor is going to lecture on... BEFORE class.

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4. I am really on my own now, and adulting is not fun.

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5. The Honor Code at UVA is not a joke, and it should be taken seriously.

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6. Not everyone wears leggings and t-shirts to class. Wear what you want.

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7. You do not have to bring your textbooks to class... unless you really insist on breaking your back.

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8. Your RA will quickly become your best-friend, and you can talk to them about anything.

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9. Everybody has their own problems to stress about, so I promise you are not the only one stressing.

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10. It is not scientifically proven that drinking 8oz of water is of any benefit to our bodies... so always question EVERYTHING and do your research.

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