On 17 September, a group of Rutgers Circle K’ers stood outside a dark warehouse, worn out from tugging at a deadbolted door. Three more students arrived late to the scene, only to be informed that there was, in fact, no way into the building. The crew stood around hopelessly trying to contact President Teddy John Wohlbold. Finally he was reached. As it turned out, an email sent late in the day revealed that all volunteer sessions were cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. While disappointing, several lessons were learned from the event: map out your route before driving, be on time, have everyone’s phone number, check your email constantly! And most of all, laugh at failure. Life is full of it.

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