15 Struggles Every Virginia Tech Student Understands
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15 Struggles Every Virginia Tech Student Understands

Every college has its own challenges.

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15 Struggles Every Virginia Tech Student Understands

Let's face it, college is tough. With classes, clubs, jobs, and seeing friends it's no wonder how we all manage to keep it all together. And there are always specific struggles that apply to each college campus. These are only the few daily struggles that every Virginia Tech college student understands.

1. The struggle of walking from one end of campus to another.

2. When you stay up until 4 a.m., finishing your lab report.

3. Trying to find a parking space around campus.

4. Yeah, did I mention parking?

5. When the Bruegger's line at Turner is past the door.

5. Trying to find an open treadmill at McComas.

6. Waking up at 8 a.m. to tailgate for a noontime football game.

9. Walking your drunk friend home after eating Benny's.

10. Waiting for Blacksburg Transit in the frigid cold.

11. Forgetting that West End closes an hour early on Saturdays.

12. Noticing that someone in your big lecture class keeps taking your unassigned assigned seat.

13. Not getting a 6/6 on a Math Empo quiz.

14. When Qdoba opens both of the lines.

15. When you want to do T.O.T.S Tuesday but you have a test the next morning.

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