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10 Things That Have Helped Me Get Through My First Weeks of College

College has been going for 4 weeks now, and they have been crazy weeks. From a move in early program, to orientation, the first week of class and finally to the first football game, college so far has really been a whirlwind. 581 more words


Take it from a Senior: Things to know as a Freshman

By Robin Gracia
Opinions Editor

College is one of the most rewarding experiences a person can engage in. There are countless chances to meet new people, network and broaden your horizons. 1,018 more words


A Night of Chips, Salsa, and my Tears

“college is so much fun.”

“College is a blast! You’re going to love it.”

“College is the time of your life.  You’ll make so many amazing memories.” 249 more words


Second Freshman

I spent a good portion of the day sitting at my desk working, helpfully reminded of that fact (the mostly sitting part) by the buzzing of my Jawbone every 45 minutes (since I have it set to vibrate after 45 minutes of inactivity). 488 more words


Survival box for students going to university

Whether it’s your friend, daughter, cousin or nephew going off to university, you’ll want to send them away with something useful and meaningful. A student survival hamper, packed with all the items they might not have thought about – but will likely need – does just that. 963 more words


Under-dressed and Overwhelmed

Today’s just been one of those days.

You know what I’m talking about: an awake at midnight, can’t crawl out of bed, things go wrong and the rights can’t overwhelm the wrongs and you’re just tired all day long. 1,159 more words

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