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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

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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

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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

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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

Halloween costumes

8 easy, last-minute Halloween costumes

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

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How to get free food in college

In college, you never say no to free stuff—especially to food. There’s nothing better than free food! Here’s how to find it in college:   1. Attend campus sponsored events Gif source: rsvpmagazine.ie Colleges are constantly hosting events where you can learn new …… Read More