App Review: Ellucian Go

App Review: Ellucian Go

Ellucian Go takes the concept of a connected campus community and puts it into your mobile devices. The app is free to download from the Apple iTunes Store and the Google Play Store. This app is useful for tracking your grades, scheduling events and keeping up to date with news around campus. Several other scheduling ...

Why You Should: Use FreeOffice

Why You Should: Use FreeOffice

SoftMaker has a free lineup of office suite modules containing a word processor, slide presentation program and spreadsheet program that rival the Microsoft Office suite. Called FreeOffice 2016, this product line includes near identical performance for Windows and Linux operating systems as well as Android mobile devices. SoftMaker is based in Germany and also offers ...

Quick Tips for Scholarships

Quick Tips for Scholarships

At this point in my college career I’m not sure what I have more of, knowledge or debt. Fortunately, scholarships exist to aid students through the treacherous amount of tuition fees we have to pay. They may seem hard to come by, but there are actually helpful tips that can help you snag one of ...

Smartphone AI in Emergencies

Smartphone AI in Emergencies

Your smartphone has a secret. Its built-in personal assistant feature failed the performance test. Android, Windows and Apple mobile devices, despite their so-called intelligent coding, need more learning in order to help you in a personal, mental or medical crisis. A report in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMMA) Internal Medicine published in ...

Five Student Orgs You Should Join (Or Start)

Five Student Orgs You Should Join (Or Start)

I remember attending orientation before starting college and getting completely overloaded with information on about a billion different student organizations. It seemed like there was an org for everything—fraternities, sororities, Save the Campus Ducks, Pizza Lovers United—you name it, they had it. There were so many orgs that I got lost in the list, and ...