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Navigating Higher Ed

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The Power of Music in College

School can bring you down. I’m not saying that it’s bad going to school, I’m saying that the school grind is hard and it can take a toll on you. For me, music is...

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Surviving Summer Courses

College summer school means giving up your summer freedom to sit in a classroom for almost two hours EVERY DAY, per class. Sounds like fun, right? OK, it doesn’t, but what’s important is that...

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Handling the Unexpected

I am a nemophilist. Being a West Texas transplant, the forest still calls to me. I love getting to visit my woods of pine and had the opportunity to recently. I took my daughter...

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Avoiding Summer Hazards

For college students, summer can be a welcome break, a chance to reconnect with family and friends, celebrate a successful school year, pick up a fun job for some extra cash. There are Memorial...

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12 Useful Apps for College Students

Technology is here to stay, so we might as well accept it and use it to our advantage. So here is a list of apps that I find very useful and that I’d recommend to my...

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Thank You Letter To My Parents

As I reach the end of my junior year, I can’t help but flash back to three years ago when I was getting ready to start college. Those times seem like a lifetime ago....

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How to Make it Through Finals Week

Finals are here and we all know what that means: all-night study sessions, caffeine binges and brain cramps. This is the worst/best time of the entire school year. It is the worst because of...