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Forty-eight hours without sleep: A personal account

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November 9, 2009

It's 3 a.m. and I'm doing yoga stretches on the third floor landing of the Science Building. My laptop buzzes angrily at me, overheating because it's been on for far too long. Downward Dog feels good as my legs burn, tense from sitting cross-legged on a couch for hours and hours. This Monday morning, the Monday...

Study myths exposed

Hadley Jolley

November 9, 2009

Myth: It's bad to study in bed. TRUE Studying in bed may either lead to bad studying or bad sleeping, according to Director of Academic Resources Juli Dunn. People who study in bed may find themselves more likely to fall asleep during studying, or conversely, less likely to fall asleep, period. ...

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