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  • Hear Hear: Feeling of Fall Spotify Playlist 2016

    Sep 30, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Hear Hear: Feeling of Fall Spotify Playlist 2016

    New season, new tunes. Our "Feeling of Fall" Spotify Playlist is stacked with cozy, fall-inspired tunes perfect for a leaf-peeping roadtrip or a Sunday afternoon study session. ...

  • Rebel Rebel: 10 YA Banned Books for #BannedBooksWeek

    Sep 26, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Rebel Rebel: 10 YA Banned Books for #BannedBooksWeek

    We’re highlighting YA banned books for the ALA's Banned Books Week to shine a light on the first amendment and your right to read. ...

  • Taking the GRE: What to Expect & How to Prepare

    Sep 22, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    Taking the GRE: What to Expect & How to Prepare

    Applying to grad school next year? Taking the GRE will be the first thing to cross off your checklist. We picked the brain of a GRE expert about his tips and tricks and what to expect from registration day to test day...

  • Adding/Dropping College Classes: How To Know If It’s Right For You

    Sep 17, 2016 • Hareem Shafi • College TipsRead More »
    Adding/Dropping College Classes: How To Know If It’s Right For You

    Picking your college classes takes as much time and contemplation as picking your college; the add-drop period can be an invaluable tool for the undecided...

  • Making Friends in College, 7 Ways in 7 Days

    Sep 13, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Making Friends in College, 7 Ways in 7 Days

    Making friends in college is daunting but meeting new people the first week of school? Daunting, capital D. Enter: our 7 ways to make friends in 7 days...

  • 15 Tips to Fight the Freshman 15

    Sep 7, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    15 Tips to Fight the Freshman 15

    Takeout pizza, hours of sitting, test stress, no sleep – upend it all with our tips on how to beat the freshmen 15. ...

  • How to Prepare for College Classes in the Morning

    Sep 5, 2016 • Hareem Shafi • College TipsRead More »
    How to Prepare for College Classes in the Morning

    Sometimes those late-night study sessions are unavoidable. Put down the Red Bull and check out these tips on how to prepare for college classes and be bright-eyed and bushy-tailed no matter how fast 8 am comes. ...

  • Do Engineering Students Need a Powerful College Calculator?

    Aug 30, 2016 • Ryan Dwyer • Saving & SpendingRead More »
    Do Engineering Students Need a Powerful College Calculator?

    How do you know if you need a graphing calculator? Here's a look at the advantages and disadvantages of having a powerful college calculator for your engineering classes...