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Its deadline time....

Semester one is nearly at an end which means that those assessed essays are creeping into your inbox. This year I have a delightful 14,000 words to write over the festive period, so to make sure that I don’t spend the first week in January frantically smashing my keyboard I’ll sticking to some rules to ease the burden. 320 more words

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September rolls around, your timetables are released and professors begin posting course outlines for the semester… That means students have the opportunity to review what courses require textbooks and purchase them beforehand to eliminate the extensive lineups during the first week. 410 more words

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Managing your time

Exam season is quickly approaching and that means stress levels are about to skyrocket! Having survived eight exam seasons during my undergrad (two each year), I like to think I have some valuable pointers for students trying to manage their time and get through December in one piece. 276 more words

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Hats off to pampering

By: Sara Kirkpatrick 

As students, we tend to wear an assortment of hats, each representing the variety of responsibilities we shoulder daily.  This includes student, leader, networker, teammate, organizer, employee, freelancer, etc.  235 more words


10 Things I Wish I Knew Before College

Right now I should be getting ready for sleep and yet here I am listening to Atlantis by Bridgit Mendler – ignoring the fact that I have to be up at 4 in the morning for my 7:30 class. 809 more words


ORGANIZE! And I’m not talking about clutter.

 By Emma Eberhart

In the wake of last week’s presidential election, now is the time to organize for social justice. Organize, in this context, means coordinating with others to take action or plan events for a better and more just America. 122 more words


Quenching the Thirst for Leadership

 By: Beth Manney

In fall term I had the pleasure of being part of Emerging Leaders PSU. Our group met almost every Friday in October-November and was focused on delivering lessons on leadership skills to a talented group of students. 275 more words