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A Summer Checklist for Graduating Seniors

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First off—Congratulations! You’ve made it through high school and all that stands between you and being a college freshman is summer. While you’ve definitely earned some fun in the sun and relaxation time, there’s still some college prep work to do during your break. A Summertime Checklist for Soon-to-be-Freshmen Checklist for High School: Thank any …

4 Colleges with New Year’s Traditions

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There’s nothing quite like starting fresh at the beginning of the year. New Year’s Eve is one of the most widely celebrated holiday. Around the world people count down to midnight on December 31st. While most students are home for the holidays, there are a number of colleges that have some New Year’s traditions of …

6 More Colleges with Heartwarming Holiday Traditions

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Though many students travel home for the holiday season, colleges often host heartwarming community events in honor of the many holidays celebrated in winter. From Christmas to Hanukkah and many beyond, here are a few colleges with the holiday spirit! Be sure to check out our first article highlighting some truly spectacular holiday traditions! Texas …

How to Survive Finals Week Before Winter Break

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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 …