Freshman Drops Class Because Midterm Will Conflict With Day 2 of Her Period
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September 4, 2018 at 9:21 pm
Lisa Wilcox (C ’22) had everything planned out. ready to take on the world and declare her BBB major (in no particular order), Wilcox was set to knock out all of her introductory science requirements by the end of her freshman spring. Unfortunately, even the best laid plans go awry.
“The Chem 101 exam ,” Wilcox confessed to UTB in an exclusive interview. “I asked the professor if I could take the makeup exam, but that was scheduled for day four of my period, which, as we all know, is even worse.”
"It’s like they don’t even care that I don’t want to be taking an exam during the quarter of my month when I’m pretty uncomfortable," Wilcox seethed. "My Change.org petition, that we set up a tent on college green for all menstruating women to hang out together and not do any work, didn't get any reaction from the administration. This ."