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3 Useful Tips For Studying Abroad Where You Don’t Know The Language

One of the biggest conundrums with studying abroad is the language barrier, but it shouldn’t stop you from going down this road. Studying in...

Useful Tips for Eating Healthy at Your College Cafeteria

The dining hall is probably one of your favorite places at your university, but you might start dreading your visits if you’re trying to...

How to Prepare For a College Interview

Interviews are annoying. You have to sit there for at least 30 minutes and answer questions after questions.

Best Way to Break the Procrastination Habit

Procrastination can be one of the most challenging habits to break. And unfortunately for many people, it is one of the most common bad habits out there.

This Is Why College Should Be Free Of Charge

Education is probably one of the most expensive things in life you spend your hard earned money on. Most college students even need a loan to pay for their classes. That’s the reason why approximately 45 million Americans have a student loan debt.

Dorms or Outside Apartment?

Here’s one of the big questions about college. Should you live on campus in the dorms or in a nearby apartment. We have weighted the pros and cons and come up with a good solution for you! First of all, most college require freshmen students to live on campus for the first year and they give them the option to choose.

What One Girl Says After she Graduates is Heartwarming

Ramala Tyrow, who is 21 and from London just graduated from Middlesex University. She has a degree in psychology and counseling. After her graduation, she tweeted a video of her and her mother hugging. She captioned this video “You ran from a civil war so I could be safe & get the education you didn’t. Today you cried when you saw me in my robe. Did it for you.”

Playing Devils Advocate: The Number 1 Reason You Should Not Go Abroad

Are you a college student considering taking a semester abroad in order to obtain your elective credits through obscure cultural classes and self-discovery? Different universities offer a wide range of study abroad programs that fit the credit needs of virtually any student. And if for some reason your school does not offer an abroad opportunity perfect for your academic goals, you are more than likely able to get your credits from participation in outside programs or through another school's abroad opportunities as well.

Why You Should Get a Succulent for Your Dorm Room

You’ve seen them lining the windows of your favorite hipster coffee shop, the page of the home section of Urban Outfitters online, boutiques, grocery stores, you name it-succulents are the new trend that is everywhere you go and for good reason. First, a little background. You may be asking, what is a succulent? According to, succulents are any of various plants having fleshy leaves or stems that store water-exciting right?

Spruce Up Your Fridge

College is an extremely exciting time. One of the most thrilling rights of passage is when you get to move into your first real apartment. And, yes, while your parents may still technically be the ones paying for it, it is ultimately yours and your roommate's to decorate. You can decorate your apartment in a variety of ways. It is common to post things on the walls such as tapestries or posters. It is also popular to cover your couches in a variety of cool pillows and put christmas lights somewhere in there. However, you can also decorate other areas of your apartment in order to make it more personal. For example, you can decorate your refrigerator.

Easiest and Hardest Places to Study Abroad If You Dont Speak The Language

Studying abroad is truly a life-changing experience and is highly recommended to students all across the United States. Over 325,000 students reportedly studied abroad in the year 2016, and those numbers have only been increasing from there.

University of Toronto Professor Uses Gaming in Nigerian Schools to Improve Nutrition

The dietary habits of youths all around the globe are worsening. This is why improving the dietary behavior of these people is a real challenge for the public health sector in most parts of the globe.

Goodbye Dorm Room, Hello Freedom: A 5-Step Survival Guide for Life Off-Campus

When the time comes to move out of the dorms and into your own place, there will be an array of new challenges to face. Delightful landlords, indicators of mom behavior, shopping and cooking as well as some DIY cleaning tricks and fixes will all become part of your life. As with every challenge, you will have your moments, but don’t worry, we know you can do it.

Get Out Of Your Comfort Zone

As a young adult, one of the most challenging obstacles that you will have to face is the obstacle of pushing yourself outside of your comfort zone. And whether this is a social, academic, or environmental push, the best and most natural way to grow yourself as a person is to find ways to become comfortable being uncomfortable.

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