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So Much to Do and So Little Time

So Much to Do and So Little Time

Erin Harmon

February 6, 2013

My first “real” date at Bates: freshmen year, lunch at the “Bobcat Den.” Since then, the Den has been revamped into a miniature on-campus pub. The alcohol-free Den as I remember it three years ago offered a quiet hideaway where faculty frequently met for lunch and conversation. Students read The ...

Do You have a Job Yet?

Do You have a Job Yet?

Erin Harmon

January 30, 2013

In a week, I will have been looking for a job for six months. I remember looking at schools and the exhausting process of applying for college: writing essays, fighting with my mom about edits, overnights, even flying to a hippy school in California and back to Maryland in the same day. Busy asking ques...

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