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October 13, 2016

I looked at a lot of blogs that had posts about social media. None of them really had anything to fully do with my topic which is social media affecting communication, which I found strange. 90 more words

How to avoid the infamous 'Freshman 15'

Alexus Baldwin | Staff Writer

“Freshman 15” can be a college student’s worst fear. When a teenager is put into a new environment filled with fatty foods and no parents restricting them from junk food, it can be hard to keep off a few extra pounds. 334 more words


Move in Day

On Thursday, September 1st, I packed up the car with most of my belongings I would be taking to college with me. It was a real-life game of Tetris, but we managed to fit it all in one car, aside from my clothes and a couple shoe racks. 1,058 more words

Health & Fitness 2k16: I didn't get the Freshmen 15 but I did get Prediabetes

I honestly thought I was pretty healthy during my stay in the dorms, but looking back I can clearly see what I did wrong. So here I am with a simple workout routine & diet… 2,735 more words

7 Things Every College Freshman Actually Needs To Know

My baby (18-year-old) sisters are leaving to embark upon the best four years of their lives and I’m left here upset (jealous). But it got me thinking – what is the best big-sister advice I could give them that was not the typical “study hard, stay out of trouble” advice? 864 more words

Top university tells new students: No trigger warnings or intellectual safe spaces

A letter to freshmen from the University of Chicago is reigniting the discussion over trigger warnings in classes and safe spaces on campus. In its letter, the prestigious  university cautions: 518 more words


Life In The Fun Lane

So we just unpacked and moved in our college sophomore. My husband and I have a lot of fun in life and a lot of adventures in our lives but I have to tell you-college kids have the best life ever! 411 more words