My FirstMonth in College-college series#3

As the new school year draws closer, I have been reminiscing over when I first came to college.I remember every detail of my coming to school, and it amazes me how far I have come. I decided to share my story with you all in hopes that it will inspire someone out there who is about to go into college, or who is already in college.

I didn’t take my college applications seriously. I only wanted to go to one school(which I didn’t get into), and every other place was a second choice to me. I hated the process of Read more

College advice to incoming first-years-College series #2

Heyyyyy!!! Yes, it has been a while but you all know my excuse by heart. I have a new-found respect for people who spend their lives working in a lab; really, for anyone who works an 8+ hour job. Whenever I get home, all I want to do is eat and sleep. All my energy is drained. Well that’s not the focus of today. This post is for everyone who will be going to college this fall, or anytime in the near future. First of all, congratulations on your graduation. You are about to become the glorified college student. Welcome, welcome *in my hunger games voice* I will be splitting the advice into sections, so read on.

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4 questions you need to ask when applying to college-College series #1

I have been wanting to write/talk about this for a verrrry long time now, and I am glad that I have the opportunity to. As a second year student, the comments I make below are a compilation of questions that I wish I had answered before going to college. I love my school (shoutout to my Gaels), but these are things I wish I was aware of. I have made it my personal mission to ask every college-bound student this question, Read more