Should You Get a Dating App in College?
College Life

Should You Get a Dating App in College?

By now, you probably know what Tinder is. Dating apps have breathed new life into this thing called romance and “hooking up” on college campuses…

8 Pieces of Freshman Year Advice I Wish I’d Known Before I Started College
College Life

8 Pieces of Freshman Year Advice I Wish I’d Known Before I Started College

As for most, freshman year was the first time I was venturing outside of my home and my community long-term. It was frightening and I…

More like Netflix and Library: Tips for Balancing Things You Love and Your Studies
College Life

More like Netflix and Library: Tips for Balancing Things You Love and Your Studies

As the semester starts and winter break ends the days that may have been spent lounging around on Netflix in between intermittent naps are now…

How Much Is College Actually Worth?
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How Much Is College Actually Worth?

A common criticism of college rankings is this: the U.S. News & World Report’s list of “best colleges” doesn’t mean anything. Literally nothing. We don’t know what exactly is factored…

Time is Money: The 2 Meanings of “Cost” in College Apps
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Time is Money: The 2 Meanings of “Cost” in College Apps

When it comes to the college search, application, and decision processes, prospective college students – as well as parents, families, and counselors – oftentimes find…

How to Improve Your Club’s Leadership Board
College Life

How to Improve Your Club’s Leadership Board

I’ve been on the executive board (eboard) of my school’s Filipino organization, Barkada, for three years. I progressed to my current position as Vice President…

Here’s Why You Should Take First-Year-Only Courses in College
College Life

Here’s Why You Should Take First-Year-Only Courses in College

At many colleges and universities, first-year students are required or given the option to take first-year-only courses, like writing courses and seminars. These courses are…

6 Realistic Student Resolutions to Try This Semester
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6 Realistic Student Resolutions to Try This Semester

With January nearing its end, it is time to think about those resolutions you chose and aren’t really fulfilling yet. As college students I bet…

Solving the Eternal Debate: Private Versus Public College?
College Life

Solving the Eternal Debate: Private Versus Public College?

I was recently talking with a friend about the l-word: loans, specifically of the college student variety. “If I could do it all over again,”…

Here’s What You Need to Know to Make the Most of Your College Admissions Interview
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Here’s What You Need to Know to Make the Most of Your College Admissions Interview

It’s such a great rush of relief to submit that last college application, but your work may not be done quite yet. Some colleges, and…

What I Would Change About My College Essays If I Had to Do Them Over Again
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What I Would Change About My College Essays If I Had to Do Them Over Again

I’ll state the obvious: college applications are stressful. Looking back, I was stressed about the wrong things and should’ve focused more on just being myself….

How to Create a Back-Up Plan If You Get Rejected From Your Dream College
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How to Create a Back-Up Plan If You Get Rejected From Your Dream College

So let’s just say that something that wasn’t supposed to happen — you know, your dream college sent you a letter that contained certain words…

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