5 Ways to Get Organized for College Academics

5 Ways to Get Organized for College Academics

The fall semester is coming quickly and before you know it it’ll be time for studying sessions, classes and homework. Becoming organized before this oncoming…

The Hidden Costs of Living Off-Campus

The Hidden Costs of Living Off-Campus

Everyone knows that living off-campus is usually cheaper than dorming, but I’m currently seeing that it’s certainly easily possible for that not to be the…

The Pros and Cons of Living Off-Campus

The Pros and Cons of Living Off-Campus

When I first began my college search, in-state universities were extremely low on my radar, and I initially accepted a university a little over a…

No Talking, No Problem: Life in the Silent Dorm Room

No Talking, No Problem: Life in the Silent Dorm Room

I’ve made a habit of grabbing dinner with my buddies after my 7:15 Chinese class. And I’ve made a habit of haunting my other friends’…

Op-Ed: When Enough is Enough

Op-Ed: When Enough is Enough

You’re up late working on a research paper. You have 3 assignments due the next day alongside what you’re working on, and you haven’t eaten…

The Dorm Debacle: My 3 “Kinda Sorta” Roommates

The Dorm Debacle: My 3 “Kinda Sorta” Roommates

When I first started college, the closest I had been to permanently sharing a room was the time when my brother and I (ages 2…

Study Abroad: How to Do It the Right Way

Study Abroad: How to Do It the Right Way

In my short life, I have had the opportunity to travel several times, and I truly believe what my mom says: you learn more in…

The Pitfall of Similar Interests

The Pitfall of Similar Interests

It’s the start of a new school year. You’ve packed up the car, purchased your textbooks, and are ready for a year of fun. What’s…

What I Learned My First Semester of College

What I Learned My First Semester of College

So, I’m finally home. There’s this awful thing I do where I rush through everything I’m doing, and count the days till it’s over and…

The Real College Checklist: Wait…How Far Is Too Far?

The Real College Checklist: Wait…How Far Is Too Far?

“You are from Tunisia? Is that in Italy?” Mahmoud Ghedira, a freshman at Wesleyan University, sighed as he heard this question and waited for the…

Gender-Neutral Bathrooms, Or How To Get Over Shave Clippings in the Sink

Gender-Neutral Bathrooms, Or How To Get Over Shave Clippings in the Sink

Gender-neutral bathrooms: something I didn’t really know existed until college. Don’t get me wrong, there was always some background noise about sharing bathrooms wit da…

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