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College Roommates: What to Expect

College Roommates: What to Expect

Will your college roommate make you or break you?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 1, 2016
10 Scientific Reasons to Get a Good Night's Sleep

10 Scientific Reasons to Get a Good Night's Sleep

These scientifically-backed reasons prove that just a little more sleep can have a positive impact on your student life.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 31, 2016
Top 10 Thanksgiving Episodes

Top 10 Thanksgiving Episodes

We could watch these Thanksgiving favorites on repeat, year-round.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 29, 2016
Developing Leadership Skills

Developing Leadership Skills

Choosing to become a leader when you don’t feel like one can be one of the most beneficial things you’ll ever do.

McKenzie Nevins
Published October 26, 2016
Conquering the First Six Weeks of College

Conquering the First Six Weeks of College

'Figuring it out' is simultaneously terrifying and wonderful, as you learn to manage yourself - by yourself - for the first time.

Tunika Onnekikami
Published October 24, 2016
Common App Tips & Recommendations

Common App Tips & Recommendations

There are almost 700 colleges on the site, and it makes the college process much simpler.

Ashley Cheak
Published October 24, 2016
Brain Food: 20 Healthy, Affordable Study Snacks

Brain Food: 20 Healthy, Affordable Study Snacks

Many of these snacks are accessible in college meal programs - or anywhere else, for that matter.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2016
Memorize THIS! Memorization Techniques that Work

Memorize THIS! Memorization Techniques that Work

Try these memorization techniques next time you're sitting down to study!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2016
20 Study Strategies for Finals Week

20 Study Strategies for Finals Week

Finals week can be the most stressful time for a student, whether in high school, college or graduate school.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2016
Secret Study Hacks

Secret Study Hacks

Studying doesn't have to be hard. In fact, there are plenty of simple methods that exist which simplify the entire process.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 19, 2016
Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

It’s important to choose the right type of activity for your study break so that you can return back refreshed and focused, ready to get back to your books.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 19, 2016
Senioritis: Getting Over the Hump & Out of the Slump

Senioritis: Getting Over the Hump & Out of the Slump

Every high school senior experiences it at some point or another: the senioritis slump.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 19, 2016
The Best Study Music: What to Listen to While Studying

The Best Study Music: What to Listen to While Studying

Whether you listen to any of these recommendations, Miley Cyrus, Tupac, or whatever else, it really doesn't make a difference - as long as it works.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 18, 2016
Impressive Extracurriculars

Impressive Extracurriculars

When it comes to adding your extracurricular activities on your college applications, you definitely don’t want to leave blank space!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 18, 2016
15 Unconventional Study Tips

15 Unconventional Study Tips

If your norms aren’t working, why not give these tips a try?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 18, 2016
5 Things You Learn in Your First Month of Graduate School

5 Things You Learn in Your First Month of Graduate School

This graduate student shares her experiences to help you get ready for lessons you’ll come upon in graduate school.

Nanda Dyssou
Published October 17, 2016
Building an Impressive High School Resume

Building an Impressive High School Resume

Preparing your resume for college is undoubtedly important, but it is not always an easy task.

India Miraglia
Published October 17, 2016
Study Session Strategies

Study Session Strategies

Developing a study skill set takes practice, but the basic principles are something every student should be familiar with.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 16, 2016
Top 10 Places for Students to Give Back

Top 10 Places for Students to Give Back

Volunteering can be as easy—and enjoyable—as pie if you seek out the right opportunities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 11, 2016
The Perfect Grad Student Wardrobe Staples for Men

The Perfect Grad Student Wardrobe Staples for Men

A list of the basic wardrobe items male graduate students need in their closets.

Nanda Dyssou
Published October 10, 2016