Across campus, thousands of University of Wisconsin students made the annual trek to their first day of classes. A few them took the time to share the goals they have set for the semester ahead.

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Alia Helina Hilmi

Major: Economics

Goal: “To ace in academics and meet a lot of new people.”

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Sophie Looker

Major: Biochemistry

Goal: “To solidify some kind of study habits.”

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Valerie Otto

Major: Biochemistry

Goal: “To branch out and meet new people.”

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Denzel Taylor

Major: Communication Arts

Goal: “To act with immediacy.”

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Jessica Winkler

Major: Business

Goal: “Push myself harder in my academics.”

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Jaden Umana

Studying: Chemical Engineering

Goal: “Not to fail.”

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Linnea Emerson

Major: Engineering (intended)

Goal: “To be academically strong.”

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Katherine Voelkers

Major: International Studies

Goal: “To learn as much as possible.”