College Students and Stress: 3 Ways to Minimize Stress in College

College is a time made up of accomplishments and memories that will last a lifetime. It is the period in your life when you meet the people who will stand beside you on your wedding day and when you figure out what you want to do with your future. But make no mistake about it, the words college students and stress go hand in hand. Many people say t...

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College Campus Safety: Staying Safe On Campus

One evening, Zach Peterson went out on the town with his friends Jeff and Alex near his university’s campus. While they were enjoying some drinks at a local downtown bar, Zach received a text message from his friend Liz who wanted to hang out. Zach invited Liz over to his apartment. After hanging out for a bit, Liz needed to go pick some frie...

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How To Stay Fit In College

Having recently reevaluated my some of my habits and choices of lifestyle (the late night pizza cravings, Breaking Bad marathons, etc.) I came to the conclusion things must change. It also made me think of my first year in college, the freedom to do whatever, whenever, and how that can and does effect a person’s body. In the article below, I&...

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How To Stay Healthy In College: Surviving Life on Campus

I realized during my first college cold that it was quite a bit different than being sick in high school. In high school, you can spend the day in your bed, turn in your homework a day late, and you usually have a parent around if you ever need anything.  When you get sick in college, you still have to share a room with your roommate, go get your...

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How To Build A Wardrobe on a Budget

Entering college is the chance to begin anew. You will be entering a new environment, surrounded by new people and new experiences. It could be the chance for you to re-invent yourself, if you so choose. This would involve a new wardrobe. While shopping for new clothes to begin your college career can be an exciting thought, bringing it into realit...

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How To Fight Depression In College

The Blues…we all get them. Being away at college and on your own for the first time can make the blues even more apparent. Whether you’re feeling homesick, are down about a relationship/friendship or are just in a funk, you’re not alone. Most students will feel blue at some point in their year, especially as a freshman.The trick is findin...

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How To Resolve Roommate Conflicts

Being the awesome rebel and loner/desperado I truly am, I went into the dorms my freshman year blind, that is without knowing who it would be I was going to be sharing a tiny little room with for an entire school year. The summer leading up to that first day and night in the dorm itself caused some anxiety, some doubts, and a lot of ‘what if&...

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Fun Summer Getaways: 20 Ways To Have Fun Outdoors

The average person spends greater than 90% of their time indoors. For students, a lot of this time is spent in classes, studying, and participating in other indoor school-related activities. When those are all said and done, students spend their down time watching TV, playing video games, and visiting social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. T...

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