Help Me Larry – October 2020

Dear Larry,  Why is the PAC not pronounced “pack”?  From, Bamboozled Hey Bamboozled, I don’t know, why isn’t the MLB pronounced “mulh-b”. Just the way things are, dummy.  From, Larry Larry, help! I recently made a new friend in one of my classes after...

Help Me Larry – Late September 2020

Dear Larry,  Help! I’m in a history class with my ex and our teacher keeps creating randomized breakout rooms for class discussions! We’ve been stuck together so much lately, and it’s so awkward. What do I do? Yours,  Broken Up and Broken Out Hey Broken Up and Broken...

Ask Larry

Dear Larry, Do you have any tips for online learning? Yes! Set your background to something new every day, and spice it up! One day you could be on a beach and the next you can be on top of mount everest!  Dear Larry, How have you spent your summer so far? I have...

Help Me Rhonda – October 2017

Rhonda, How do I make new friends?  – Anonymous Hello Anonymous! If you really are having trouble making new friends, try sending out all_school_fyi emails about easily found “lost” items.  When someone responds to your email, you have one new friend right...

A Bucket List For Boarders

Being a boarder means living away from home, gaining independence, and insights on how to conduct yourself while living with peers and sharing a room with others. To say the least, it can be difficult, but the CA boarding experience is unlike any other time in your...