Where are you heading?

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Gekko
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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Gekko » Tue Sep 04, 2012 3:14 pm

Studies in schedule again. After a summer of hard work it's time to return for university. Taking 4 courses of mandatory mathematics this year. Also, they just changed the educational program due to orders from the higher powers and 75% of physics and 25% of maths was removed from my program. As I had already done all my physics I just got an instant minor in physics! Wee.
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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Gekko » Wed Sep 12, 2012 12:59 pm

Been revising Swedish. I've forgotten it all except grammar, and I can manage by thinking of an English word and bending it a bit. Just finished translating a long article from the Hufvudstadsbladet and writing a speech about myself. It surely sounds like Kimi Räikkönen pronouncing English, but whacha gonna do? It isn't all that bad, but I would still prefer learning Chinese or Japanese. At least the lecturer is cool, and a chess player as well.

Damn "Volunteer based distributed grid computing" and the related terms were hard to translate...
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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Alvarin » Thu Sep 13, 2012 2:24 pm

Right now I am in Prague. Just back from my best friends' marriage.
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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Alen » Sun Sep 16, 2012 3:19 am

I just started my three year program in Electrical Engineering Technology with my brother, apparently it has a 95% hiring rate out of college so it should be a good career choice!

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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Dabir » Mon Oct 01, 2012 12:27 pm

Well here I am, Reading University and all the clams I can eat. The course is Computer Science, and Reading seems pretty good for that. I guess I'll be able to report once Fresher's Week is over and I can safely leave my room.

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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Bleeding Star » Wed Oct 10, 2012 11:35 pm

Is Reading particularly famous for its clams? Mmmm, clams. And what is unsafe about with Fresher's week?

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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Dabir » Thu Oct 11, 2012 1:35 am

Too many parties, too much drama. I thought it was over, but tonight had more drama than the entire week combined. Luckily I managed to avoid it.

And the clams thing is a Looney Tunes reference. "Well, here we are: Pismo Beach, and all the clams we can eat!" Fortunately I did remember to take that left turn at Albuquerque.

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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by 2-23-6 » Thu Dec 06, 2012 3:32 am

I've applied to Harvard, en route to world domination! Wish me success, star controllers, I discover if I've passed the first exams this week!

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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Eth » Fri Dec 07, 2012 6:31 am

Good luck!

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Re: Where are you heading?

Post by Angelfish » Mon Dec 10, 2012 1:05 pm

2-23-6 wrote:I've applied to Harvard, en route to world domination! Wish me success, star controllers, I discover if I've passed the first exams this week!
Good luck, and if you don't pass I'll be your Harvey Specter!

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