Top ten tips for surviving finals week
We all handle stress in our own ways, and staying positive can be difficult when we are all so ready to be done with school. So, here are some tips from the Quaker Campus to ease your finals stress and get you to the end of the semester, more or less unscathed, minus one or two breakdowns.
Visionary Emilie Hotz challenges feminine norms through her artwork
Fourth-year Emilie Hotz is a Studio Art major with a focus in painting. She specializes in oil and acrylic, but recently has been exploring sculpture as well. She was recently hired as the Graphic Designer at MADLAB and is a Community Advisor (CA) in Stauffer.
Be someone’s hero: donate blood
Then consider donating blood at the on campus blood drive. The Leadership Experiences and Programming (LEAP) Office will be hosting the Red Cross Blood Drive on Wed. Nov. 15 in Villalobos Hall from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Students and faculty will have the opportunity to donate one pint of blood.
Pablo Lora: A positive presence and a hard-working volunteer at Wardman Library
Pablo Lora, 34 years-old and a resident of nearby Pico Rivera, is by all accounts an amazing and hard-working volunteer who has dedicated many hours to the upkeep and care of the circulating collection at Wardman Library over the past three years.
Uptown’s Half Off Books begins a new chapter
In the heart of Uptown Whittier there was a place where people could expand their imagination... a place where they could hear open- mic poetry and find an expansive collection of literature, graphic novels, and music. Unfortunately, Whittier will be losing the town’s only bookstore: Half OffBooks. On Oct. 7 Half Off Books will officially close their doors and will be relocating to Fullerton on Oct. 11.