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Snowball fight

5 epic things to do in the cold

There’s no escaping winter, but that doesn’t mean you need to hide inside for its duration. Instead, bundle up, go outside, and:   Have a snowball fight.  Obviously. Round up as many friends as you can and get throwing! Want to …… Read More

Savvy Student infographic

Are you a savvy student?

What does being a savvy student mean to you? We asked students nationwide what it means to be savvy. Why? Because we wanted to broaden our definition of what it means to be a savvy student and to generate ideas on …… Read More

Dog reading

Finals week as told by cute puppies

Finally, classes are over and you’re just like… Image source: reddit.com   Finals are next week, but for now, you can take it easy. Image source: tumblr.forgifs.com   Then your roommate asks if you’ve started studying and you’re like… “Uhh maybe?” Image …… Read More

Boy studying

7 post-Thanksgiving study tips

Thanksgiving break is the perfect time to kick back and get some well-deserved rest and relaxation. The downside, of course, is that you’ve probably gotten out of the habit of studying for final exams. But now that you’re back on campus, …… Read More

Students in class

First impressions: Making college class friends

Determined to make class friends My freshman year of college was terrifying. Although a few students who graduated from my high school were also attending the University of Akron, none of them were in my freshman year classes. But, no matter how nervous I was to …… Read More

Pinterest

Are you a Pinterest guru?

Image source: charitykick.com Are you obsessed with Pinterest? Good! So are we, which is why we’re thrilled that Pinterest now allows users (like you!) to send individual pins to other users (like us!). Better still, we’re inviting college students to put this new …… Read More

Drinking coffee

6 foods that help you stay focused

As the end of the semester draws near, remember: if you can stay focused and work hard for a few more weeks, you’re home free! Here are five foods that make staying focused a little easier:   1. Avocados Image source: quickmeme.com …… Read More

LinkedIn

5 ways to improve your LinkedIn profile

The Internet has changed how we search for information, how we make friends, how we fall in love, and even how we find jobs. But with so much of our lives carried out online, it’s easy to forget that our pictures …… Read More