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5 Ways to Destress During Finals

5 Ways to Destress During Finals

By Marshall Falkner

April 26, 2018

If you’re like me, right about now you want to spontaneously combust so you don’t need to go to finals. Never fear, that stress shall pass. Until then, here are some things you can do to kick stress to the curb. For those of you have already finished your finals, these are just some fun things you ca...

Barber: Nemo Miller’s “Cry Closet” Helps Students During Finals Week

Barber: Nemo Miller’s “Cry Closet” Helps Students During Finals Week

By Shaelyn Barber

April 25, 2018

During finals week, the library looks like an eerie scene from a horror movie. Students stare out from booths with deep eye-bags and sullen expressions. The fluorescent lights above dimly flicker as the clack of typing fingers echoes down the hall in unison. Steady sobs create a mournful chorus as stu...

Students Struggle with the Stress of Finals Weeks

Students Struggle with the Stress of Finals Weeks

December 11, 2014

  As finals week rapidly approaches, students are reaching for another energy drink and staying on campus more than any other time during the year. Hannah Mika, a sophomore in chemistry and health promotion and education, said she feels an increase in headaches and a decrease in sleep. “I do not ha...

Students struggle to the April 23 finish line

Students struggle to the April 23 finish line

April 17, 2014

With just two weeks left before graduation and the beginning of summer, U students are feeling more frenzied than ever to finish their final projects and exams and get off of campus — whether it be only for the summer or forever, in the case of seniors preparing to begin their new life chapters away fr...

Finals to come a day sooner with removal of reading day

Finals to come a day sooner with removal of reading day

January 13, 2014

Finals will be one day sooner than anticipated this semester after the previously scheduled reading day on Thursday, Apr. 24 was cut. “President Pershing asked [for the move] because of graduation. Some students had to miss graduation [last year] on Thursday night because finals and graduation coincided ...

Dogs give comfort to stressed students

Dogs give comfort to stressed students

April 17, 2013

When the stress of finals hits students, there are many techniques to manage emotions. For those who like animals, there is an opportunity to “Pause for Paws” and spend time with dogs. The College of Social Work is hosting this event, which brings in dogs from Therapy Animals of Utah so students...

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