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First impressions: Making college class friends

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

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

Are you a Pinterest guru?

Monday, November 17th, 2014

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

6 foods that help you stay focused

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

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

5 ways to improve your LinkedIn profile

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

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

8 easy, last-minute Halloween costumes

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Halloween is just a day away and you still don’t have a costume. Don’t worry! We’ve compiled a list of 8 awesome last-minute Halloween costumes you can make from items lying around your house:   1. Mummy Image source: costume-works.com   2. Stick …… Read More