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Tips for Getting Along With Your Roommate

Although most colleges and universities go to great lengths to ensure that roommates are matched with like-minded individuals, it's almost inevitable that conflict will arise between you and your roommate. Even if you and your roommate are good friends, emotions can run high when you're forced to share such a small space with someone who only a few short months ago was a complete stranger. Part of living with a roommate, however, is … Continue

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The Woes of Textbook Sharing

The price of textbooks has been sharply increasing for years now. Students and teachers keep searching for cheaper alternatives. Some advice in the past involved the sharing of textbooks between students. While this may work for roommates or a short amount of time, this practice is mostly frowned upon. The probability of loss or damage doubles when a book becomes a shared object. Shared Time The idea of sharing a textbook only allows one book … Continue

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Pet Peeves: Professors have them too

Professors are the nucleus of every department. They report to the department deans and administrators. They tell them how the students feel and their feedback. Professors write syllabi and course textbooks. They help students become educated young adults as the students enter the working world. Professors rely on the students to give them feedback. They strive for a classroom where students actively learn, participate, and demonstrate their … Continue

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Pay for College Without Added Stress

As you embark on your college career, it is important to have your finances and savings in check. College is a large investment that can cost over six figures  for attending  four years. It is easy to go into debt and cause large amounts of stress. Do not panic. There are options to assist you and help to pay for your education. Completing research, applying to financial aid, and utilizing all options will help you reduce of cost of your … Continue

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two girls who are roommates in the dormitory

Tips for Getting Along With Your Roommate

Although most colleges and universities go to great lengths to ensure that roommates are matched with like-minded individuals, it's almost inevitable that conflict will arise between you and your roommate. Even if you and your roommate are good friends, emotions can … Continue

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Pay for College Without Added Stress

As you embark on your college career, it is important to have your finances and savings in check. College is a large investment that can cost over six figures  for attending  four years. It is easy to go into debt and cause large amounts of stress. Do not panic. There … Continue

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How to Have a Great Time in College

For many people, college is one of the best and most memorable times of their lives. Not only will you likely learn more in a four year period than you ever have before, but you'll gain valuable life experience in the process. Many students, however, enter into … Continue

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Pet Peeves: Professors have them too

Professors are the nucleus of every department. They report to the department deans and administrators. They tell them how the students feel and their feedback. Professors write syllabi and course textbooks. They help students become educated young adults as the … Continue

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8 Inexpensive but Fun Date Ideas for This Fall

We all know that being a college student means you’re tight on money. Spending quality time with your significant other is what really matters. So, take a look at these cute and cozy date ideas. Jack-O’-Love Halloween is a thrilling time of the year. You and your … Continue

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How to Survive Moving Back Home

You will never forget your graduation day. The day will be filled with love and support from your roommates, friends, professors, family, and mom and dad. Mom and dad, also known as your new roommates. You will also never forget the day you have to pack your new diploma … Continue