Real Books vs. eBooks: Which is Better?

This topic has been a hot since the release of the Kindle. It personally hits a strong chord because I myself am a lover of books and own a Kindle. I have had people say to me, “you’re not a real lover of books if you own one of those.” Here’s the issue. People are saying that eBooks are going to take over where real books used to be. How? ...

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College Application Resume Template

Putting together a resume is a somewhat daunting task, and yet there is no way to avoid making one. Where do you start? How do you organize it? There are a lot of sections involved in making a good, complete resume. But don’t fret! I’m here to show you how I organized my own resume; hopefully my college application resume template will give you...

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Don’t Want To Get Out of Bed? 4 Ways To Avoid Skipping Class

College can be exhausting and emotionally draining whether you are a Freshman or a second year Senior. Everyone has those days where your alarm goes off and it seems almost physically impossible to get out from underneath the warm blanket burrito that you’ve been swaddling yourself in for the night. Here are the steps I take to climb out of bed a...

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Fraternities Not Your Thing? Rethink Typical Greek Life

Sigma Nu, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, and Phi Gamma Delta are all very popular fraternities that are well known and found at almost all colleges. But what about those that don’t get the same amount of recognition? Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, founded in Boston in 1898, is a musical fraternity that although doesn’t have its own house, brings something more t...

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Make Money in College: From Jobs to Selling On Etsy

Money, money, money. It seems like not much is discussed besides money during college. Granted, there is a good reason for that. College is by no means a small investment. Although it might seem unrealistic and terrifying to think about all of the money you’ll be putting into the next hour years, there are quite a few ways to help make you (and y...

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Why You Should Join Your University’s Radio Station

Some things happen without us realizing how strange the occurrence is. It was only recently that it occurred to me that my joining of the radio station wasn’t exactly in my college plans. I had auditioned for theatre productions and completely bombed it, leaving me without anything to do. I opened my University email one day and saw that there wa...

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College Fashion Tips: Look Stylish Everyday of the Week

I’m going to be straight up with you, fashion in college is almost non-existent. As the days in the semester go by, your desire to get up, let alone get dressed, decreases. But, on the days you do have the time and energy to look into your closet and make a cognitive decision, here are my tips on how to look like you really tried. Monday  Re...

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Top 5 Phone Numbers You’ll Need to Survive College

When’s the last time you picked up your phone, dialed a number, and talked to someone? It’s probably been a while and that’s understandable. Text messaging and emails are the way of the land; easy and fast. Here is me telling you, in college, it’s a lot harder to keep yourself behind text. Communication is key and email doesn’t cut it...

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