It seems like every month there is new *~miracle~* study tricks guaranteed to help you ace your exams. While testing out new study techniques is great for helping you learn in different ways, there is no real miracle trick. However, there are definitely some simple methods for making sure you're getting the most out of your study sessions! We've combed through our Study Tips archive and pulled [...]
So often, being healthy can feel like an overwhelming or unattainable goal. However, there are easy ways to be a little more healthy each and every week! We've put together a list of ways to incorporate smarter choices into your day to day life.
Walk or bike to class If you can, pass on the car ride to campus. Ride your bike or pound the pavement - anything to get your body moving.
Ditch t [...]
Because it's Monday and so many of us are prone to the *~Monday Blues~*...we've decided to focus on something much more enjoyable - laughter! We've all heard the old adage that laughter is the best medicine, right? Well, it turns out there is actually some truth to that little saying. It's time to start giggling because we're about to take a closer look at the health benefits of laughter.
If there is one thing we know can be tough for college students, it's figuring out when and how to kick off your career journey. Figuring out how to work toward your future can be an intimidating task, especially if you're not sure exactly what you want to do. That's why we've decided to kick off our #CareerNow series. We hope to make planning and working toward your future success a litt [...]
Are you ready to jump on the coloring bandwagon, but aren't ready to commit to a full coloring book? We have the answer and it's our latest #DownloadWorthy app - Colorfy.
This gorgeous app is like a miniature coloring book that you can hold in the palm of your hand...and of course on the screen of your phone! Their tagline? 'Coloring Therapy, Now Mobile.' We're sold.
Back in July, we covere [...]
We're going green...microgreen, that is!
If you're saying "HUH!?" - don't worry, it's new to us too! However, we guarantee you'll want to incorporate these tiny sprouts into your life/diet/dorm room once you read a little bit more about them! Let's get going.
What are Microgreens?
Microgreens are tiny edible shoots of salad vegetables and other plants that are picked just after the first leav [...]
Looking for a fun and tasty summer activity? We're kicking off the week with healthy, herb-filled recipes for a fresh summer meal. Each of the recipes call for herbs and ingredients that you can grow right at home or in your dorm room! This full home-grown meal is the perfect activity for a rainy summer day spent indoors or for a fun potluck meal with friends.
Salad: Tomato with Green Beans [...]
At times, it can be difficult to greet Monday morning with a smile. You're not alone when it comes to the "Monday Blues" and you're certainly not alone when it comes to needing an extra boost from time to time. To help put a little extra pep in your step, we've pulled together our top ten tips for staying motivated throughout the week - from early Monday morning through late night on Friday!
Is Graduate School for You?
By Betsy A. Hays, APR, Fellow PRSA, and Tori R. Terhune, authors of “Life After College: 10 Steps to Build a Life You Love.”
This is a tough question for many people. For some, it’s an automatic “yes,” but for most the answer is “maybe.” Let us help you get off the “maybe train” and make a concrete and appropriate decision for YOU.
Why ar [...]
Living in close quarters with someone – friend or stranger – can become a toxic situation very quickly. By the end of your college career, you will have more than enough fill-in-the-blank roommate stories. Don’t let the memories of the best time of your life be clouded with negative thoughts about how your first roommate almost ruined your freshman year.
Try these 3 tricks for living [...]