We’ve talked about being healthy time and again, but it can be difficult, especially as a first-year college student with a whole array of options in the cafeteria. Also, having only a microwave and fridge in your dorm room is a pretty significant hurdle when it comes to cooking and eating healthy food. Here are … More Three (relatively) Healthy Dorm Meals
The Honors Program is a program at the University of Cincinnati that comprises of students the top 7% . The program focuses on experiential learning under five “pillars” – global studies, creativity, research, community service and leadership. The key here is that the honors program does not just look at GPA and academic performance. They … More How I transitioned into the University Honors Program, and why you should too –
Dietary Restrictions. A lot of us have dietary restrictions for many reasons; religion, allergies, fighting for a cause, and a billion other possibilities. Bottom line is, we don’t eat food that ‘everyone’ eats. I am not going to lie and say it’s an extremely smooth ride, but it’s not impossible. Walk into a fast food … More The Vegetarian’s Guide to Clifton
Most modern television shows have the familiar exchange student trope, but I never actually understood how exchange programs work until I looked into joining one myself. I initially thought an exchange program involved two students literally exchanging spots in their respective high schools/colleges. I was slightly off the mark with that analysis. Turns out that … More Exchange Programs: studying abroad for a whole semester?
There are often times when the classes you need to take are offered both online and in-person. These choices can be tough to make depending on the class the type of person you are. Let’s have a look at the advantages and disadvantages of online classes so you will be able to make the right … More Online Classes: Pros and Cons
There are bound to be a few extremely tough classes at some point in your college career, no matter how smart you are. Maybe the professors aren’t conventional, the subject matter is very vast, or the content itself is super challenging, but the bottom line is that the class is tough. Here are a few … More Four Steps to Succeed in Tough Classes