October 10, 2016 - 3:08am
Peer Adviser Post: How to Plow Through the Never-Ending Midterm Season
by Dylan Cooper, CC '18
I remember reading the syllabus in my General Chemistry class during my first year. I remember that awkward moment when I asked the student sitting next to me if our professor had made a mistake in scheduling the midterms, which spanned from the third week of classes till the day before reading week.
He hadn't, and soon after I discovered an old Columbia adage:
There's nothing middle about midterms.