HousingNews

Students feeling all washed up dealing with campus laundry rooms

While listening to music and doing laundry in the McClain wing of Hamilton Hall one day, freshman Tre Garnett heard a suspicious splashing noise. When he and his hallmate turned to look, they noticed a bubbly puddle forming on the ground that was quickly traced back to the pipe that …

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'Do It In The Dark' event brings environmental awareness to residence halls

University Housing, along with the efforts of the office of sustainability and student sustainability center, are hosting the second-annual “Do It In The Dark” sustainability competition, a three-week event between all eight residence halls across campus.

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University dorms to house more students than ever with new rooming option

Some freshmen are having a new dorm experience this year — the kind with two roommates instead of one. The University now offers a triple-dorm option for incoming freshmen, a change from offering just doubles and singles in the past.

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Opinion

Top 10 reasons we wish we were still freshmen

Here’s the top ten reasons we wish we were still new and green.

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A guide to finding food for freshmen on campus

From early-morning coffee to brunch sandwiches, from dinner specials to midnight munchies, residents can enjoy the various foods the University dining halls have to offer. And if a quiet study area, a meal on the go or a late-night hangout is preferred, the venues also offer these settings.

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10 ways to make the best out of a small dorm room

You may only be living in your dorm room for nine months, but make sure to personalize and maximize your space. Here are some cheap and easy tips for arranging and decorating your room.

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A good dorm experience depends on how you approach it

With this year’s incoming freshman class being the largest in University’s history, the fresh faces moving into the residence halls could potentially have the hardest time trying not to get lost in the crowd.

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