Monthly Archives: November 2017

Studying for Replacement Exams

The sun is shining. My friends are partying. And I’m stuck in the library. Ugh, the injustice of it all! Okay, so it’s actually pretty good of the university to give me a second chance by letting me sit a supplementary exam, but it still sucks to be studying while everyone else is off celebrating. […]

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In Limbo

I’m in limbo! This semester just will not end! You know how I was freaking out about my first exam? Well, it’s official: I messed up. I got an email from my topic coordinator yesterday. She’s already marked the exams and spoiler alert: I failed. Forty-eight per cent. FORTY-EIGHT! I was so close!!! The good […]

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Finishing Up for the Year

I’m only doing two subjects this semester and, after messing up my first exam, I was determined to do better in my second. I studied my tail off, and you know what? I think I might have done okay! At least, I certainly felt much more confident and attempted to answer all the questions. Having […]

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I think I Just Failed My Exam

I’m pretty sure I failed my first exam. In fact, I know I did. I suppose it shouldn’t come as a shock. My head wasn’t really in the game while I was studying, and I wasn’t expecting to ace it, but I figured I’d absorbed enough to scrape through. The short answer section wasn’t too […]

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This semester has been such a blur, and I can’t believe we’ll be done in just a few short weeks! But first we have to survive exams. Ugh. I don’t know why they make me so nervous, but I’m getting butterflies just thinking about being back in the exam hall with everyone being all silent […]

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