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  • How to Be Successful in College: Don’t Study in Your Dorm Room

    Aug 23, 2013 • Loretta Kay • College TipsRead More »
    How to Be Successful in College: Don’t Study in Your Dorm Room

    I, like most of the college students I’ve talked to, love my bed. My dorm bed is a wonderful haven after a hectic day of classes or a night out with friends. But if I’m considering how to be successful in college, rather than just comfortable, a bed is not a great place to study. [&hellip...

  • Secrets to a Successful Study Group

    Aug 22, 2013 • Loretta Kay • College TipsRead More »
    Secrets to a Successful Study Group

    The prospect of a study group makes me wary. Some of my study groups have turned into unproductive hang-out sessions, while others quickly became panicky and disorganized. So when members of my difficult psychology class suggested that we try a study group, I knew I should go, but I wasn’t thrilled about it. But it [&hellip...

  • Day Napping 101: 4 Tips for Optimizing Nap Time

    Jul 24, 2013 • Brittany Moorman • College LifeRead More »
    Day Napping 101: 4 Tips for Optimizing Nap Time

      Day napping is an essential part of college. It is not always the case that you will be able to get a solid night’s sleep, and even if you do, stress can be exhausting. In order to be able to sneak in these essential day naps, you need to schedule them for the right [&hellip...

  • Effective Time Management in College in 4 Easy Steps

    Jul 17, 2013 • Rob Zappulla • College TipsRead More »
    Effective Time Management in College in 4 Easy Steps

    You’ve probably heard it before: Time management in college is crucial. I’m here to tell you again, and to give you a few tips on how to actually manage your time effectively in college. 1. Use a Calendar I’m sure I’m not the first person to give this rather rudimentary piece of advice, but using [&hellip...

  • College Student Productivity Tip: Fuel Up with Healthy Food

    Jul 15, 2013 • Kaila Braley • College LifeRead More »
    College Student Productivity Tip: Fuel Up with Healthy Food

    The summer before college is usually filled with things to do before you’re ready to move into the dorm, but one thing that’s really important to keep at the top of your to-do list is getting into healthy habits. Those habits will follow you into the school year and keep you going through your classes, [&hellip...