Beer Week emphasizes the overall experience of drinking beer. It is more than just a means to the end of getting drunk – a point of consideration for those of-agers looking to explore what Brew City has to offer.
I was partially disappointed because no one seems to really know what’s going on, partially hopeful because Lovell and the administration seem to genuinely want to holistically improve the university and partially upset because my plate was cleared before I was done eating.
Based on Arts & Sciences’ successful example, other colleges could explore the possibility of setting up their own alumni in the classroom program as a continuous effort to maintain contact between alumni and the university while enhancing the class experience for all.
In the context of running and life in general, it helps having someone striving for a purpose alongside you. Sure, you might not be striving at the same time, or like to talk to each other while you do it, but knowing someone else is there is a comfort when the going gets tough.
Of course 16th and National is dangerous at 3 a.m., just like anywhere else in the city at that time, but it is curious to see adult college students afraid to walk the same streets young Milwaukee children use to get to school.
Her emphasis on her struggles more than her successes really humanized her and put the audience at ease. It seemed evident that Cox’ struggles contributed to her later and continued success.
By the end of it all, you just want to quit and don’t really care about the outcome – not what we want regarding the election of the next president.
These trips are academic or for applying learned skills to a project taken abroad. In the case of athletic trips, no education skills are being applied, making these trips seem like nothing more than tourism to promote the athletic department brand.
So, as a generation lauded for our every achievement and not necessarily the work we have actually done, we might be set up for thinking that our intelligence is finite.