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Final Week Reflection

April 26, 2020

  We have finally come to the end of a very long and strange semester. In addition to the end of the semester, it is the conclusion of our first year at Carolina. What a whirlwind it has been! I’ve … Read more

Week 16 Reflections

April 23, 2020

What a crazy semester it’s been! From the bleak confines of Greenlaw 103 at 8am to the even more depressing quarantine in our homes, Engl105 at first glance would not have seemed like a thrilling class. However, while these aspects … Read more

Week 15 Reflection: Alone, Together.

April 20, 2020

Across my thirteen years as a student, this past week has been one of the most academically challenging weeks I have gone through yet. Between finding the motivation to attend multiple hours of virtual lectures a day, four midterms, a … Read more

Week 15 Reflection: A New Frontier

April 18, 2020

When I first began the transition to online coursework, I anticipated the day that it would begin to feel normal. Well, that day has not yet arrived, and considering that LDOC and finals are rapidly approaching I assume this new … Read more

Week 14: The Volatility of Words

April 11, 2020

What a fantastically horrible roller coaster ride this all has been. I haven’t left my house in over three weeks, and being the only child born to parents that are much older than average, I have found that my only … Read more

Week 13 Reflection – Zoom Part 2

April 6, 2020

After a full week of online classes, I can say something I never imagined I would say, I miss waking up for our 8 am class! I certainly miss all my friends at school and our beautiful campus, but I … Read more

Week 12 Reflection

March 30, 2020

The best word to describe this week would be unimaginable. This week the University of North Carolina began a new way of learning. We transitioned from the traditional person to person teaching to a virtual form of teaching with no … Read more

Week 11: “Extended Spring Break”

March 23, 2020

When I was first assigned to write a blog post for this week, I was pretty relieved not to have the challenge of writing about English 105 class over spring break. Thanks to COVID-19, I now have to get a … Read more

Week 10: Spring Break

March 18, 2020

Wow!  What a week it has been. I have been assigned to write a blog post about arguably the most eventful week this entire semester.  I started off spring break excited to leave Chapel Hill behind as I traveled across … Read more

Week 9- Becoming Sherlock Holmes, sans Moriarty

March 9, 2020

Week 9 Abby Jethro It is a truth universally acknowledged that a Sherlock in possession of a unit two prompt must be in want of a research question. It is a truth less universally acknowledged that a English 105 class … Read more