I’m starting anew

…and I’m not posting this just because it’s a new year.
2016 is literally going to change the course of my life style, including everything that I’m used to doing and the culture that I grew up with.

As most of you have already heard, my family and I are moving to Boise, Idaho in USA (except for my elder sister because she’s working in Singapore right now). This means three things:

  1. I need to learn how to drive.
  2. I’d have to cancel all my slots for the next sem ’cause I’m not enrolling.
  3. I need to work on my English speaking skills.

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Hunger Games No More

Tomorrow, January 13, marks the so-called Hunger Games of my university, which may also technically refer to the enlistment, cancellation, and swapping of slots of different subjects of the students, be it major or minor subjects. We call it Hunger Games because basically, students race for the remaining units they need to acquire and weren’t given to them from the initial schedule, and subjects that they need to take for that certain semester. I don’t know about the other UP campuses but in UP Los Baños (UPLB) this happens every semester that is why it has become so popular among the crowd. But enough of that, let me get to the point.

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