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  • Happy Shakespeare Day! 9 Words You Can Thank the Bard For

    Apr 23, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Happy Shakespeare Day! 9 Words You Can Thank the Bard For

    Moonbeam, bandit, tranquil, lackluster, and more than 1,700 others – all care of the Bard. And today being Shakespeare Day, we rounded up a few more of our favorite bon mots!...

  • 7 Easy Ways to Go Green for Earth Day

    Apr 20, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    7 Easy Ways to Go Green for Earth Day

    Up your green quotient for Earth Day with these 7 eco-friendly pledges...

  • Grammar Check: A Copyeditor’s Tips for Writing & Usage

    Apr 14, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    Grammar Check: A Copyeditor’s Tips for Writing & Usage

    In need of a grammar check before the onslaught of papers sets in? Check in with copyeditor June Casagrande for grammar tips and writing advice...

  • Resume Tips: How to Write a Resume If You’re Inexperienced

    Mar 26, 2015 • Textbooks.com • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Resume Tips: How to Write a Resume If You’re Inexperienced

    Are you in a job search Catch-22 - looking for job or internship but don’t have the required experience yet? Fear not with these resume tips with professional resume writer Matt Krumrie. ...

  • Dealing With Change: Switching Majors, Schools and Jobs

    Mar 23, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    Dealing With Change: Switching Majors, Schools and Jobs

    Changing majors? Changing schools? Get advice on dealing with change and how to make an action plan with the helpful advice of life coach Kerry Loy...

  • 9 Page-Turning Books to Read On Vacation

    Mar 12, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    9 Page-Turning Books to Read On Vacation

    Whether you’re off to sit on the beach this week, cozy up in the ski lodge, or just to hang out with Fido and the ‘rents, you’re going to need some book recommendations for your spring break reading list. Herein, our roundup of books to read on vacation...

  • Veg Out: The Case for Meatless Monday

    Mar 6, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Veg Out: The Case for Meatless Monday

    Your health, the environment, animal welfare, your wallet – there are more than a few good reasons to mix vegetarian recipes into cooking rotation. Meatless Monday is the perfect place to start, says dietician Emily Kelley-Brown...

  • 6 Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas

    Mar 5, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    6 Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas

    Whether you want sand in your toes, skis under foot, or wind in your hair, there’s a last-minute spring break idea out there for you. ...