A Lament for the Month of May
Seniors graduate, seasons change, relationships come and go. Things happen; that’s all they ever do. But how can we preserve friendships? Practicing intentionality in friendship and grateful reflection on shared experiences can help you prepare yourself for when May comes around.Read More about A Lament for the Month of May
10 Tips for Surviving Finals Week
Dreading your finals? Check out these 10 tips to conquer the stress and intensity of finals week.Read More about 10 Tips for Surviving Finals Week
How to be the “James Bond” on Hillsdale’s Study Scene
Are you allergic to people? Burnt out on social life? Absolutely overloaded with schoolwork and in desperate need of some solitude to tackle your to-do list? Read on to learn about Mission: Avoid People, the operation dedicated to the most secluded study spots on campus.Read More about How to be the “James Bond” on Hillsdale’s Study Scene
The Art of the House Show
Student bands, frontmans, good jams, and best friends – the house show at Hillsdale College is where we enjoy live music and dancing while practicing the art of celebrating properly. A staple of the student’s time here, the house show is a must-see part of the Hillsdale experience.Read More about The Art of the House Show
Dear Freshman Me: Congrats on Your Campus Job!
Dear Freshman Me, most students will work an on-campus job at some point during their four years here, but only some find the community and professional development hidden away in the basement of Kendall hall.Read More about Dear Freshman Me: Congrats on Your Campus Job!
Learning and Love: Volunteering with Journal Buddies
By writing letters in journals, Hillsdale College students serve as academic and relational mentors to younger kids at Gier Elementary.Read More about Learning and Love: Volunteering with Journal Buddies
Dear Freshman Me: Don’t Stop Going to Church
While you’re here for four years, it’s worth finding a good church community, but sometimes that’s harder than anyone warns you about. Don’t let that shake your faith. If you trust God to work it out he will, and I’m here to give you a glimpse of his plans.Read More about Dear Freshman Me: Don’t Stop Going to Church
This is going to be the perfect weekend.
What is the Platonic Form of a weekend? Does such a form even exist? Read one Hillsdale student’s attempt to live out the ideal weekend and her reflections on professorial advice.Read More about This is going to be the perfect weekend.
More Than a Party: Unusual Birthday Traditions at Hillsdale
Whether they’re baking cakes, writing notes, or hiding in classrooms, Hillsdale students pour extraordinary amounts of time, energy, and love into crafting special celebrations for their friends’ birthdays.Read More about More Than a Party: Unusual Birthday Traditions at Hillsdale
Biology in Action: The G. H. Gordon Biological Center
Prospective science majors: if you’re interested in performing and publishing undergraduate biological research while enjoying a fun summer program, Hillsdale’s BioStation might be right up your alley.Read More about Biology in Action: The G. H. Gordon Biological Center
Batter My Heart, Hillsdale Chargers
Varsity sports are an important part of the Hillsdale College experience. From Saturday morning tailgates, to jumping around in the Roche Sports Complex after a crucial three-pointer, Hillsdale’s sports create a space for friendship as students gather together to cheer on their friends, share memories, and decompress from the week.Read More about Batter My Heart, Hillsdale Chargers
Closer Listening: Saturdays at Penny’s
Whether it was from a folk trio comprised of banjo, mandolin, guitar, and harmonica or a simple acoustic guitar and voice duet, the music played at Penny’s that day was a balm to the soul.Read More about Closer Listening: Saturdays at Penny’s