Lately I had to write a seminar paper for a class and I decided to overdo it.

But let's start at the very beginning. Here is my evolution of how I used to write stuff and how I got from this:

to that:

OpenOffice - I guess everyone has some youthfulindiscretions.

I remember how much time i spent trying to position each figure correctly and trying to make every line in the table of contents to start at the same position.

I heard of this "LaTeX" - thing and there was a rumor that this might be useful throughout the whole time at university, at the latest for the bachelor thesis. So I decided to learn LaTeX from the very beginning and chose to write a formulary for descriptive statistics as a first project.

The result was very neat. So proud of myself.

Started to missionize other students.

Then I continued to use LaTeX for almost every document. Mostly I did a lot of presentations with the beamer class. Most of the creation time spent cho…

But let's start at the very beginning. Here is my evolution of how I used to write stuff and how I got from this:

to that:

**School:**OpenOffice - I guess everyone has some youthfulindiscretions.

I remember how much time i spent trying to position each figure correctly and trying to make every line in the table of contents to start at the same position.

**1. Semester:**I heard of this "LaTeX" - thing and there was a rumor that this might be useful throughout the whole time at university, at the latest for the bachelor thesis. So I decided to learn LaTeX from the very beginning and chose to write a formulary for descriptive statistics as a first project.

The result was very neat. So proud of myself.

Started to missionize other students.

**2.- 5. Semester:**Then I continued to use LaTeX for almost every document. Mostly I did a lot of presentations with the beamer class. Most of the creation time spent cho…