I recently sat and talked with my bf about how I felt ‘friend stagnant’. I love my friends but I want to hang out with new people sometimes. My closest friends are all of the people I was close to in high school, which there is nothing wrong with, but we always tend do the… Continue reading Life After: Making new friends
J: "I wouldn't have listened to my advisor" B: "Not dating a girl from back home" K: "Probably get more invovled in clubs and stuff" P: "Better grades and did more fun stuff" A: "Study Abroad" C: "Been more social early on. I think that's how you really make those lifelong connections and I wish… Continue reading What do you wish you could re-do in college?
In 6 words or less, what advice would you give to college freshmen? My advice would be: Make good friends early Chris: Do not take 8am classes Kim: "Go to class" or "Midterm is a fancy word for test "
My younger sister, in her first year of college, sent this link to me. Wanted to share. 21 Things you'll miss abut your roommate in the summer
Group projects Suck, They suck so hard. No matter what, they always suck. You learn how to work in a group from the day you start preschool. You learn team building skills, and hoe to be collaborative. How to respect ideas and contribute to the group fairly. How to stay in communication. You ‘learn’ all… Continue reading Group Projects
Have you ever been in a same class relationship? Yes. One of those relationships where you become really good friends with another student, only for the duration of the course. You exchange numbers and make sure that their name has an identifier next to it so you remember what class they’re from. You share your… Continue reading Same Class Relationships
What is Chegg? Chegg is a company based in Santa Clara, California, that specializes in online textbook rentals (both in physical and digital formats), homework help, online tutoring, scholarships and internship matching. It is meant to help students in high school and college. (Wikipedia) Was it useful? Yes, but only for the answers , not… Continue reading Chegg
The Bus An Anecdote Our school was overcrowded to the point that we did not have enough classrooms for the scheduled number of classes. The solution was to have classes in the local movie theater down the street from the school, about a mile away. Ali and I lived in the campus apartments, literally across… Continue reading College Advice: Busses
College Cycle: Procrastinate Get mad about procrastinating Suffer from lack of sleep because you are worried about how bad you procrastinated Do the assignment at the last minute Barely turn in the assignment Find out that there is another assignment you should have already been working on And repeat