How to Survive Finals Week Before Winter Break

Finals Week. The two words to throw any college student into a spiral of panic, exhaustion, and dread. It is definitely one of the biggest drags about college, but it’s something every student has to suffer through, the culmination of all their hard work and studies. So how do you survive finals week? Especially when …

How To Balance Work And School In College

Working while you are in college is a great way to earn some money that you can use to pay towards your tuition fees. This reduces the student loan amount you need to take, which means you will graduate with lower debt as compared to students who do not work while in college. Balancing work …

10 Tips to Freshmen on How to Get the Most from Your College

College is definitely something you will learn a lot from. As a freshman, it can be overwhelming—the constant interaction with your roommate, new clubs and new people, brand new environment; also, sleepless nights, tiring classes, and strict professors. On the other hand, the awesome activities and entertaining parties will get your mind off all that. …

4 Colleges with Cool Winter Traditions

Since schools are in session during the majority of winter, many colleges have embraced the cold, snow, ice, and season’s spirit by celebrating and creating annual events. From heartwarming to bizarre, here are 4 colleges with really cool winter traditions. Dartmouth: Polar Bear Swim What helps with studying for classes? Well, according to the students …

How to Lower Senior Year Stress

During your last year of high school, you have a lot on your plate. Final classes to finish off your high school career, maybe a job, social life, searching for colleges, applying, visiting the school, extracurricular activities, and more. It’s a lot to juggle so it’s easy to see why it can become overwhelming. Here …

What to Do if You’re Having Issues With Your Roommate

When you stick two people into a tiny dorm room, problems are bound to surface. Even roommates who are the best of friends will have friction from time to time. So what do you do if you’re having real problems with your roomie? Talk it Out Well let’s start off with the obvious one. Communication …

Time Management Tips For Freshmen In College

Pulling an all-nighter and cramming for tests, spending endless hours in the library, trying to reach the minimum word count requirement for an essay assignment, going heavy on coffee and energy drinks to survive the exams week… This is basically what all freshmen go through. But does it have to be this way? The reasons …