FC: Flat Stanley at MissouriWestern State University
1: It's As Easy As A-B-C | Arrival
2: MONDAY | Stanley wakes up before class and heads to the cafeteria to grab some breakfast.
5: Stanley gets his picture taken for his ID.
6: Stanley heads to his classes. | English 104 Math 116 Biology 101
8: Where to eat
9: on campus? | cafeteria commons java city einstein bros bagels western deli food court (quiznos, burger studio and la caliente mexican grill)
10: Stanley heads back to the cafeteria for some lunch between classes.
11: Stanley has his PED lecture after lunch. His backpack is beginning to weigh him down.
12: Stanley's plan is to work out at least three days a week after classes. He just needs his student ID to get into the fitness center on campus.
14: N A P
15: Stanley wakes up and is hungry. Heads to the food court for some dinner.
16: Stanley finishes out his night going to the library to work on some Biology homework on WebCT.
18: T U E S D A Y
19: Today Stanley got to sleep in some more than yesterday before breakfast and then class at 9:30.
20: Biology Lab Psychology 101
21: An Apple For The Teacher
22: Stanley eats a quick lunch between classes.
23: He now has his PED lab in the Indoor Sports Complex and is very excited.
25: Stanley is a little tired from walking around campus for all his classes. He thinks about riding his bike to classes tomorrow.
26: Buying books for classes
27: . . . and extra clothes for staying warm.
28: Dinner in the cafeteria before going to the library. | Stanley looks through the adds for an easy job on the weekends.
29: Stanley grabs a little caffeine drink from Java City in the library.
30: Walking back to the residential halls alone in the dark made Stanley a little nervous so he called an escort with campus security.
32: WEDNESDAY | Stanley over slept and missed his English class. He throws himself together and heads to Math. He takes his bike today.
34: Made it throughMath and Biology lecture. Swings by the food court for some lunch.
35: On his way to PED lecture, Stanley had a minor bike crash.
36: Health Center open Mon-Fri 12-4pm | He painfully sits through class and then stops by the health center to get bandaged up.
39: Stanley does a lighter workout for the day.
40: Campus shuttle bus takes Stanley and his friends from the residential halls to the area for the basketball game.
43: The Max Experience gets all Western students into games for free AND a drink and food item from the concession stands.
44: Stanley and friends head over to Commons to grab a snack before heading to bed.
45: They use their flex dollars which is money they have loaded onto their ID cards.
47: We've joined together as classmates as the new year begins... A year full of learning while we become friends. We'll share and be kind as we work and play. And our friendship will grow with each passing day. | Class 9:30-10:50 today. Stanley decides to walk to classes again.
48: Stanley grabs a bite to eat in the cafeteria and then goes to a computer lab to print off his assignments for night class
50: Stanley goes to probably his favorite class, PED lab
51: After class, Stanley heads over to the Center for Academic Support to find a tutor for his Biology class.
52: The CAS offers free tutoring to all students through faculty and peers in Math, Writing and specific subjects. The CAS also has free flashcards, handouts and other study materials for students.
54: Biology Lab
55: Biology students study all forms of life at different levels of complexity. Students work in well-equipped laboratories using current tools and techniques.
56: We've joined together as classmates as the new year begins... A year full of learning while we become friends. We'll share and be kind as we work and play. And our friendship will grow with each passing day. | Stanley wakes up easy knowing it's finally almost the weekend. He grabs a granola bar and is out the door for classes. Only has class 9-11:50.
59: After class, Stanley heads to the cafeteria for lunch. Then back to his room to change clothes for going and working out. After working out, Flat Stanley is a free man for the weekend.
60: On the way back to the resident all, Stanley stops by a computer lab to look up an on campus job available. | On campus jobs work around class schedules, most offices close at 4:30 so you don't have to work evenings, and convenient to not have to travel far.
62: Stanley saw a poster for a social event in the commons for that night he thought he might check out for a while. Who could pass up free pizza??
63: While he waits, he thinks about starting some laundry. While he waits on the washer, he goes for a short walk on the wood chip paths around campus
64: SATURDAY Stanley wakes up and walks a couple dogs from a want ad he came across. When he gets back to campus he heads to the arena for an afternoon basketball match up.
66: Western Basketball
68: Stanley and his friends head to the north end of Saint Joseph for some shopping and eating out for dinner. They might even see a movie at the theater.
69: St Joe
70: Stanley just spends the rest of the evening in his room and the commons with friends
72: SUNDAY Stanley sleeps in and then looks back on his week at Missouri Western Stat University.
78: Stanley is packed up with some Missouri Western goodies and mailed back home to South Carolina.
80: Western is home of the KC Chiefs summer training camp
82: City of Saint Joseph and its history