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High School to College: Being A Supportive Parent

Apr 08, 2016

Money matters, flaky friends, dining dilemmas and rusty relationships are all going to be among a few of the hurdles they’ll face. Heartbreaks. Student/Teacher conflict. Overdrawn bank accounts. No change for laundry. Pub Nights. Peer pressure. Room-mate drama. You get the idea. But how will they do it all without… Continue Reading High School to College: Being A Supportive Parent

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Tips for Staying Motivated

Jan 13, 2016

Now that the winter break has come to an end and we’re all trying to slip back into school mode, I thought it relevant to give some tips on how to get – and stay – motivated after getting out of the school routine for a few weeks. I know… Continue Reading Tips for Staying Motivated

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Post Roundup: How to Get Through Midterms !

We’re Officially Halfway Through The Fall Semester! (Post Round-up)

Oct 22, 2015

Woohoo! We’ve made it halfway through the fall semester guys! In my last post, I mentioned how we’re all wrapped up in midterms, and if you’re anything like those who I have talked to you’re feeling the stress. I’m here to tell you stop. Stop worrying that is! From my… Continue Reading We’re Officially Halfway Through The Fall Semester! (Post Round-up)

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How To Survive A Study Lockdown

Oct 17, 2015

Can you believe that we’re approaching week 7? For most of us, midterms are here or soon will be. It can be hard to concentrate and actually stay focused all day while you’re prepping for your tests and working on those huge midterm assignments, so I’ve decided to share with… Continue Reading How To Survive A Study Lockdown

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Your Professor Is Your Best Resource

Sep 18, 2015

You’ve probably already heard this a thousand times since school has started; college is really a 2-3 year long interview. I’m here to tell you that this is totally true. So, how do you rock this ‘interview’? I’m no expert, but let me tell you the most important lesson I’ve learned during my years as… Continue Reading Your Professor Is Your Best Resource

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Top 10 Must-Have Apps for Students

Sep 10, 2015

I’m just going to go right ahead and dive in here, if you want to know more about me feel free to check out the short version of my story here. I’m sure I’ll post the longer, much more boring version one day – y’know, the one where I go… Continue Reading Top 10 Must-Have Apps for Students

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Resetting the clock

Feb 20, 2015

We live in a world filled with Botox and a desire to be young again. When I think about youth, I remember recess, pencil crayons, and the smell of paper. So, when I decided to go back to school, I was essentially getting a Botox injection in my brain. (Ouch!)… Continue Reading Resetting the clock

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GETTING ORGANIZED

Jan 26, 2015

Hey everyone! This has really been quite an uneventful week, and to be honest I’m quite pleased about that. By this time last semester, I was really starting to feel the pressure of assignments and projects, but this time around I came with my game face on. I’ve set up… Continue Reading GETTING ORGANIZED

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Week 2 of school

Jan 19, 2015

The second week of school is already gone! This is incredible but once again, homework, assignments, projects, and tests are coming fast and furious.  What are we doing to win this school battle? Maybe we can start by writing down deadlines, starting some assignments and projects (those big ones), and… Continue Reading Week 2 of school

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