How To Support Your Friends Through College

When it comes to college, there are plenty of things that can make you feel down. Deadlines, relationship problems, homesickness… you name it, you’ve probably experienced it during your time studying, whether you’re 20 miles from home or in a completely different country. And not only are these things affecting you, but they affect your friends, too, and you can feel a bit lost when […]

3 Steps To A Strong Dissertation

  Starting a dissertation can be a daunting prospect, as you venture out to write about a subject which hasn’t been assigned by your professor. However, by taking the initial steps below, you can begin your dissertation creation journey with confidence that you are on the right track.   Enthusiasm This quality derives from doing and thinking about subjects that you are passionate about. Without […]

how to deal with loneliness in college. There's a difference between homesickness, being alone, and loneiness in college. Here's what to do to get out of your rut.

Things people don’t talk about: Loneliness in college

    Within a few months, I realized that the college experience everyone craves for is something I’m not experiencing. For better and for worse.    Loneliness in college is real. And even though I seem so social and friendly and happy online, I still eat alone almost every day.   In fact, most of the reason behind my youtube channel (and consistent videos EVERY […]

College parties are not always a safe place. There's drugs, drinking, and no parents, so bad things are bound to happen. Here are a few drinking rules to help you stay safe while at a college party.

How to Safely Enjoy a Night Out in College  

Short answer: Stay home. But if you’re like every other college student, you’ll look forward to doing something on the weekend other than homework and studying. Unfortunately, parties can sometimes cause even more stress than a biochemistry test. Alcohol poisoning, sexual harassment, and even worse, rape, are themes heavily associated with college parties. But here are some ways to avoid these themes and safely enjoy […]

If you're a girl that's going to college soon, there's one thing you should know: people have sex. And do drugs. A lot. If you're not interested in having sex or drinking in college, you're going to be left out of a few conversations. But here is how to cope with being the odd one out.

To the New Freshmen Girls that Don’t Drink or Have Sex

It’s not as bad as you think it is. It’s worse.     Maybe you’re Christian. Maybe you don’t like the taste of alcohol. Maybe your parents never let you try it out. Whatever your reason for not having sex or doing drugs in college, know that people will NOT share the same beliefs. With new people come new social settings and new temptations. Not gonna […]

Textbooks got you feeling overwhelmed? Don't know how to take notes? Want to know the best and most effective strategies in taking notes? Students in every grade level including college often take notes in school and most times, they are doing it WRONG. Here's the right way to take notes from a textbook.

Here’s the right way to take notes from a textbook

Ugh, I hate how the semester is already creeping upon us. I go back on the sixth which sucks because New Years was—what, 5 days ago? That’s not enough time to recover from the fun and excitement of parties and I’m still going to be writing 2016 on all my assignments. Speaking of assignments, let’s talk textbooks. The reason I created this website is because […]

Do you not know what to pack for college? Here is exactly what you need for your college dorm, your college schoolwork, and your college life. Here is what you do and don't need for college.

What You Don’t Need on Your College School Supplies List

Summertime is almost over. Man, oh man. It feels as if every year, summer gets shorter and shorter. But as much as I love sleeping in and getting yelled at by parents, it’s time to move out. And move into the school supply aisles at Walmart and Dollar Tree. As once an angsty/emotional freshman, going-to-college shopping intimidated me a bit. I was asking all my upperclassmen […]

why don't you ask questions in class?

Why Don’t You Ask Questions in Class?

It sincerely bothers me when people’s grades are suffering and they’re doing nothing about it. They know they’re underperforming in class. Every test is another opportunity to get an even lower test grade, another day to watch that D move to the borders between the states PASS and FAIL. All because they didn’t ask questions in class. Why Don’t You Ask Questions in Class? People have […]