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How to Create a Summer Reading List You’ll Love

How to Create a Summer Reading List You’ll Love

Advice that can help you create a summer reading list you'll enjoy while challenging yourself, too.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published June 8, 2016
Fastweb's Student Contributor Program Concludes: Year in Review

Fastweb's Student Contributor Program Concludes: Year in Review

As the 2015-2016 Student Contributors program ends, we’d like to recap the success of this year’s program, highlighting some important content that students contributed to Fastweb.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 1, 2016
Preparing for Change: Returning Home for the Summer

Preparing for Change: Returning Home for the Summer

Coming home for the summer can feel a little tough and confusing. Here's how to prepare for positive and negative aspects.

McKenzie Nevins
Published May 25, 2016
20 Differences between High School & College Life

20 Differences between High School & College Life

If college sounds pretty great, that's because it is.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 17, 2016
Basic Life Skills You Should Know

Basic Life Skills You Should Know

It’s slightly alarming how many students leave the nest without the most basic knowledge of day-to-day life because they've always relied on parents to take care of things.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 17, 2016
Whose Your Landlord?

Whose Your Landlord?

It’s time to take back power from the landlords, once and for all!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 14, 2016
Perchance to Dream

Perchance to Dream

Reminder: with the right plan, you don’t have to choose between making rent and making your career dreams come true.

Laura Magerkurth
Published May 10, 2016
Fastweb Tells All: Your Top Questions – Answered!

Fastweb Tells All: Your Top Questions – Answered!

We'll always do our best to answer any and all of your questions as quickly as possible!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 9, 2016
Conquering Boredom

Conquering Boredom

There are plenty of things to do for free!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 8, 2016
Valuable Life Skills Learned in College

Valuable Life Skills Learned in College

These lessons are actually not taught in courses, they’re learned throughout the experiences throughout your coursework, social life and other activities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 7, 2016
The Problem with Study Drugs

The Problem with Study Drugs

In pursuit of academic excellence, it's become the go-to common-but-highly-illegal practice among college students to abuse prescription stimulant drugs.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 5, 2016
Summer Fun on a Student Budget

Summer Fun on a Student Budget

For students, summer is the perfect time to unwind and do things you may not have had the time to do during the year.

Ashley Paskill
Published May 3, 2016
An End-of-Year To-Do List for High School Seniors

An End-of-Year To-Do List for High School Seniors

Before you leave high school once and for all, set aside a few minutes to do the following things.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published May 3, 2016
What NOT to Do During Finals Week

What NOT to Do During Finals Week

Avoid these harmful habits, which could negatively impact your studying routine.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published May 3, 2016
13 Wild College Campus Traditions

13 Wild College Campus Traditions

Students look forward to these celebrations and events, whatever they may be, with excitement and gleeful anticipation. What more could you ask of a campus custom?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 1, 2016
Graduation Guide for High School Seniors

Graduation Guide for High School Seniors

Plan and prepare for all of the exciting upcoming events surrounding your high school graduation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 13, 2016
Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

What you should (and should not) pack for your study abroad trip.

McKenzie Nevins
Published April 13, 2016
Graduation Party Planning Ideas

Graduation Party Planning Ideas

These fun and festive party ideas will make grads feel like a kid again!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
Save Money on Graduation Expenses

Save Money on Graduation Expenses

Celebrate to your heart’s content – the key is to be creative to save a little dough in the process!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
How to Make Friends Before Getting to Campus

How to Make Friends Before Getting to Campus

Making new friends in college can be intimidating but there are always ways to gain a head start.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016