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thewacexperience:

It’s always nice to walk different ways to places. It’s good to switch up the routine sometimes.

thewacexperience:

It’s always nice to walk different ways to places. It’s good to switch up the routine sometimes.

— 5 days ago with 2 notes
#Washington College 
WACLUV

stopclaimingmyusername-rhea:

There’s no specific place where I fell in love with Washington College. I’m an international student so I didn’t have the opportunity to visit the campus and experience, first hand, what life is like here.

I had to trust in the photos, videos and words of what the admissions officers told me. And I’m so incredibly glad that I did.

Everything is exactly how I imagined it would be and much more- from the classes to people to professors to clubs to parties. I actually want to get up at 8.30AM and go to class (although, I wouldn’t mind a few extra hours of sleep). WAC makes me want to learn.

I spend the bulk of my time in the library, I think. I study because the curriculum demands that you stay in constant touch with your work. The Miller Library is beautiful. Had I visited campus before making my decision, I think I would have fallen in love with the library.

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This is the first floor with rows of books and computers. The second floor is the ‘Quiet floor’ with absolute silence and rooms for group study and of course, shelves of many books. The ground floor has the media center and the archives- I haven’t taken a good look around downstairs, yet.

Let me tell you, though- the walk to the library is a sign that I probably eat too much of the delicious food at Hodson. It has an incline from the point I cross the road from my dorm hall- Minta Martin. I can hear my calves cursing the pizza in my stomach.

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A side view of Minta Martin! :) It’s just beside Reid Hall, Queen Anne and Caroline.

One of the main reasons I picked WAC is because of the people I spoke to during my admissions process about financial aid and questions in general. Although the correspondence was supposed to be formal, I felt wanted and like I would be taken care of.

And it’s been just that. WAC takes care of me and more importantly- makes me learn to take care of myself in ways I didn’t think I could. Help is always there if I need it. But, WAC makes me challenge myself to try things out on my own, first- whether it’s figuring out a laundry machine or writing a paper.

You will always have a friendly face here. Although, I didn’t have the opportunity to see that for myself before I came here, I’m glad I took this leap of faith because I can’t imagine myself anywhere else.

We’re glad you fell in love! <3

— 6 days ago with 6 notes
#wacluv  #washington college 
thewacexperience:

Did not manage to get a picture that quite captures the beauty, but this new sign is really awesome. My camera was not about George’s signature but trust me when I say it looks amazing. I can’t wait to see how they finish it.

thewacexperience:

Did not manage to get a picture that quite captures the beauty, but this new sign is really awesome. My camera was not about George’s signature but trust me when I say it looks amazing. I can’t wait to see how they finish it.

— 1 week ago with 3 notes
#casey academic center  #Washington College 

It’s a classic story - a man, a goose, an app, and a special place that brings them all together until fate tears them apart.

Don’t miss your chance to fall in love with Washington College.

http://washcoll.edu/love

— 1 week ago with 2 notes
#wacluv  #washington college  #GooseNation 

In 2001, students enjoyed a night of music and comedy with guests Tim Reynolds and Wayne Brady. Brady’s set included a Whose Line Is It Anyway? style performance complete with an improv song about May Day.

— 2 weeks ago with 8 notes
#throwback thursday  #tbt  #wayne brady  #tim reynolds  #2001 
#ThrowbackThursday to President Reiss helping with move-in day in 2011 when the Class of 2015 was first arriving at WC!

#ThrowbackThursday to President Reiss helping with move-in day in 2011 when the Class of 2015 was first arriving at WC!

— 3 weeks ago with 1 note
#wc2015  #washington college  #goosenation 

Photographers have been making groups of students pose with our statue of George Washington for over 50 years. The picture on the left was taken for the 1962 Pegasus; the picture on the right is from a 2011 photo shoot.

— 1 month ago with 1 note
#throwback thursday  #tbt  #george washington  #statues  #awkward poses 
Class outside is always a favorite. What professor do you think has his students out on the steps by the green in this picture from the 1990 Pegasus?
(With that tie, we have our suspicions, but there was no caption, so we can&#8217;t be 100% sure.)

Class outside is always a favorite. What professor do you think has his students out on the steps by the green in this picture from the 1990 Pegasus?

(With that tie, we have our suspicions, but there was no caption, so we can’t be 100% sure.)

— 1 month ago
#Washington College  #class  #90s  #throwback thursday  #tbt 

washcollforreal:

OH my goodness! Look at how good that sandwich looks! I was going through the albums in my phone and I came across these old pics of when I grabbed lunch at Play It Again Sam! The sandwich you see above is my favorite to order known as “da’ bad ass”!! I usually order that along with an Alaskan! YUM! Looking forward to the new academic year!

— 1 month ago with 10 notes