Eva: “Welcome to Our New Lives”

I cannot believe that we have been in college for the past two months. When I first started college, I did not know what to expect. The experience is hard to describe. You will get waves of excitement for game day, and then you’ll see a dog that reminds you of your’s back home and…

Eva: “When in Madison”

It feels like the first month of college has flown by! At the same time, though, I feel like I have been in Madison for an entire year. I am now used to waiting for the elevator, taking 20 minute walks class, and sharing a bathroom with 30 girls. I would not say that I…

Eva: “Moving is Not Easy”

As I arrived to start my life at UW-Madison, I faced a lot of unexpected challenges. I did not expect to miss all of my friends as much as I do, I did not think it would be so hard to say goodbye to my parents, and, most of all, I did not expect it…

Eva: “French or Russian: I Think I’m Getting a Concussion”

Hey Badgers! Did you enjoy orientation? Is reality sinking in yet? SOAR was our first real glimpse into our college lives. Did your table give cheers to our first visit to Madison on official business like mine did? This is the first time we came, as students, to our new home. No longer wide-eyed, prospective…

Eva: “Things to Do When You’re Homesick”

Hello #FutureBadgers, my name is Eva Cox. I’m from St. Paul, Minnesota, so I’m well prepared for the cold winters Madison will deliver. I plan to study mechanical engineering while exploring other subjects I might want to minor/double major in. I like Zumba, creating Spotify playlists, and using coupons (still looking for one for my…

Meet the #YouAtUW Team: Eva Cox

Eva Cox is a freshman from Saint Paul, Minnesota majoring in Engineering but wanting to explore in her first year. She pursued a wide variety of activities in high school, including yearbook, student council, volunteer work, Pottery Club, German Club, Science Olympiad, Math League, and athletics! Eva describes herself as a sociable person, and is looking forward to…