So much to do, so little time.

19 Jul

So you’ve gotten to college and you are ready to get involved with everything that you can. That’s awesome! I mean in high school we were told to do as many extra-curricular activities as possible in order to get into the best college possible. Well congratulations, you did it! You’ve gotten into Hiram (the best [...]

Hands-On Learning

19 Jul

At Hiram College, we don’t rely entirely on books to assist in educating eager minds like yours- we do it a little more interestingly. Each discipline at Hiram dedicates itself to ensuring each student’s educational experience is interactive. Yes, there will be books, but there will also be more engaging experiences that assist you in [...]

Student Academic Services

19 Jul

College, as you may have heard, is a bit more difficult than high school in certain regards. Increased work load, a wider variety of subjects, etc… Well NEVER FEAR, STUDENT ACADEMIC SERVICES IS HERE! This department is dedicated to assisting every student succeed academically at Hiram College. They offer a wide variety of different tools [...]

Campus Involvement and Student Engagement

19 Jul

There are over 70 clubs on campus.  Every single one of them is open to everyone. At first, they can be all together overwhelming.  Most people respond to the overwhelming options either by choosing all of them or none.  I chose none freshmen and sophomore year. After that, I changed my mind.  I learned that it [...]

Academic Advising and Scheduling Courses

19 Jul

I remember my senior year of high school. It seemed like everywhere I turned people wanted to know what college I was going to, what my major was going to be, and what I wanted to be when I grow up.  I can honestly say that the answers to those questions have not changed for [...]

Student Academic Services

19 Jul

At Hiram, there are tons of ways to get help. In Student Academic Services, they have millions of resources on time management and ways to study and various tutoring opportunities.  They have a plethora of different calendars with different focuses.  Nancy Sauline will set up meetings with students to help them prioritize and organize the [...]

Diversity

19 Jul

Diversity and Hiram. What can I say?  Hiram is a place where you can’t avoid interacting with people who are different from you.  Most of our classes are discussion- based which means you hear everyone’s opinions, and get to share your own.  These discussions and meeting new people allow students to question all the things [...]

Institute Week:

5 Jun

Institute week is one of the most fun weeks on campus all year.  It is when incoming freshmen move in before classes start.  Your days are all planned out with fun activities for you to go to and participate in.  My personal favorite part about this week is when Judson Liapply comes and performs the [...]

On Campus Living and Commuter Life:

5 Jun

I live on campus in the Quad.  I personally love it and wouldn’t have done it differently if I had the choice.  I think living on campus opens doors to fun activities that you wouldn’t get if you lived off campus.  Especially activities that happen in the evening.  In the residence halls, there are monthly [...]

Campus Involvement and Student Engagement:

5 Jun

It is really easy to be involved on campus.  There are over 70 clubs and activities on campus.  There are also collegiate sports and intramural sports to be involved in as well. -OL Alyssa Lobaugh