Personal Hiram Bucket List:

5 Jun

When I was a freshmen I put traveling abroad on my bucket list.  I checked that off my list this past summer when I traveled abroad to the Dominican Republic.  I taught kids of various ages in Spanish about children’s rights and health and wellness.  It was an experience of a lifetime and I feel [...]

Personal Bucket List

5 Jun

Michael Blackie is an AMAZING professor and you should definitely try and take a class with him. Also,try and get involved in some Community Service projects. There are a lot of projects offered here, and it’s a great way to meet new people who have similar interests to you. -OL Mackenzie Barry

What to Bring to Campus

5 Jun

Try and talk to your roommate beforehand to split up the larger items that will be brought to your room, like fridges and TVs. Also, try and find sales at Wal-Mart or Target, which will have a lot of your dorm basics. Make sure to remember when and where you’re going: you are living with [...]

Diversity:

5 Jun

The diversity at Hiram is AWESOME! I love the international population of students because I get to learn about other cultures. I love having friends from different places all over the world. At times I think Hiram could be more diverse, but the diversity we currently have with our international students adds a real spice [...]

Campus Involvement:

5 Jun

I find that it is really, REALLY easy to get involved at Hiram. I am involved in a bunch of activities, like “The Net,” “Theater Guild,” “Habitat for Humanity,” and I am able to keep my grades up. I think that being involved in a lot of activities helps me time manage better than I [...]

Athletics- Athletics and Education

5 Jun

When I was coming into school, I was really worried about being able to balance my love of Nursing and my love of cross country. It almost scared me out of running on the team here, but I decided to give it a shot. I decided that if it was too difficult; I wouldn’t  get [...]

Diversity-Friends to Learn From

5 Jun

The diversity of Hiram is one of my favorite parts about campus! There are so many wonderful people here to meet and learn from. Before I came to Hiram, I had never known anyone that spoke a language other than English. Now I have friends that speak languages I have never even heard of. I [...]

Student Academic Services- Peer Tutoring

5 Jun

Student Academic Services is something that can sometimes get lost in an incoming students mind here at Hiram. This is a resource we have that can help you monumentally if you use it. Something that I value a lot from Academic Services is there peer tutoring system. Peer tutoring is a service offered FREE to [...]

Living on Campus- All Freshman Floors

5 Jun

Living on an all freshman floor is an option here at Hiram. Some students avoid it because they are afraid of the type of people they will get. I was one of the students that embraced the idea and lived on an all freshman floor. I lived in our biggest residence hall, known as the [...]

Diversity

5 Jun

Coming from a small school where everyone knew me as the “foreign girl,” Hiram is a breath of fresh air. Hiram College appreciates all different sorts of diversity, and instead of isolating those who are different, students are interested and respectful. People at Hiram represent the world, and different world views. There’s always an opportunity [...]