college · lifestyle

How to Stay Organized in the New Year

Happy New Year! I’m still recovering from our New Year’s Eve Party, but I hope that everyone else had a fantastic New Year’s celebration and is ready to kick off a brand new year! New Year’s is traditionally the time when we make a whole list of resolutions and promises to better ourselves…only to realize… Continue reading How to Stay Organized in the New Year

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Winter Graduation Outfit Ideas

My graduation is now less than 2 weeks away!! In the middle of final tests, projects, papers, and parties, I have realized that graduating in the winter flies under the radar of most schools. There are fewer events and not as much recognition.  My school has an actual ceremony for December graduates, which is better than… Continue reading Winter Graduation Outfit Ideas

college · study abroad · travel

Why You Don’t Have to Be a World Traveler

If you have ever been on Pinterest for more than 5 seconds, you have seen at least a few quotes, imposed over a picture of some dream destination, encouraging you to do something along the lines of “Quit Your Job. Buy a Plane Ticket.” or, “Not all those who wander are lost,” or urging you… Continue reading Why You Don’t Have to Be a World Traveler

college · study abroad · travel

Your Ultimate Guide to Studying Abroad in Amsterdam

I get asked questions about my time in Amsterdam all the time, often from people who aren’t even planning on study abroad. But today, a girl in one of my classes mentioned that she was going to Amsterdam next semester, and I practically pounced on the poor girl and demanded if she needed any tips. … Continue reading Your Ultimate Guide to Studying Abroad in Amsterdam

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Where to Buy Your Textbooks

You’ve paid tuition. You purchased all your schnazzy new dorm supplies. But now you have one more, surprisingly huge expense ahead of you- textbooks. Most of us are used to spending just a few dollars on a paperback for our English summer reading. But in college, your textbooks can run into the hundreds of dollars per book.… Continue reading Where to Buy Your Textbooks