One of My Best College Decisions Was to Read My Poems Aloud

One of My Best College Decisions Was to Read My Poems Aloud

When I pitched this article, I meant it as a typical “10 best things about” or a presuming, reclaiming “Why you should join” kind. But the…

Dear Freshmen, I Hope You’ll Soon Find Your “Constants”

Dear Freshmen, I Hope You’ll Soon Find Your “Constants”

The other night I was wandering around the Internet as a nocturnal ritual of summer when I chanced upon an advice column on travelling. One…

My Late Revelation on the Truth About SAT Prep

My Late Revelation on the Truth About SAT Prep

As college students, most of us have a collective past: standardized testing. I paid my dues to SAT and the mental baggage of test prep…

Transferring as an International Student on Financial Aid

Transferring as an International Student on Financial Aid

If you are reading this article, chances are that you are an international students seeking to transfer, while feeling a little unsettled by the financial…

Op-Ed: Musings About Staying Touch with New and Old Friends

Op-Ed: Musings About Staying Touch with New and Old Friends

I have always felt of summer as anything but a pang of longing. There is ordinary, intense longing for the commencement of summer, but when…

How to Never Get Tired of Dining Hall Food

How to Never Get Tired of Dining Hall Food

Let’s get something straight: food is important. Food is arguably beyond a means of subsistence; there is a culture nested around it which is infused…

Op-Ed: Loneliness in College

Op-Ed: Loneliness in College

I have been worried that I am not dignified enough to write about loneliness. Both the repulse and the gravitation of this task have little…

College Admissions Offices Need to Make More Student Vlogs (Or Why I Love Them So Much)

College Admissions Offices Need to Make More Student Vlogs (Or Why I Love Them So Much)

I remember when I was applying to UChicago, and even after being accepted, I loved rewatching the student vlogs from UChicago Admissions YouTube page. They told…

Are You Still in Touch with Your High School Friends?

Are You Still in Touch with Your High School Friends?

To begin by being corny, my grandmother used to tell me that friendships you make from high school onwards are here to stay, and I…

How to Approach Your Professors (Or Find The Courage to Do It)

How to Approach Your Professors (Or Find The Courage to Do It)

A part of being a college student is receiving your first exposure to the academia, being less dependent on the prospect of having the necessary…

4 Things International Students Should Keep in Mind When Filling Out Financial Aid Applications

4 Things International Students Should Keep in Mind When Filling Out Financial Aid Applications

* Disclaimer: I am not an expert on financial aid for international students. Everything that is written below comes from my personal experience which is…

3 Awesome Tips for Actually Getting Your Studying Done

3 Awesome Tips for Actually Getting Your Studying Done

As students, and I mean, as people with piling workload and unending deadlines, we can be stressed and lose our momentum. It is a vicious…

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