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5 Tips to Survive Academic Advising

5 Tips to Survive Academic Advising

In high school, it was the principal’s office. In college, it’s academic advising. Most of the time, you go on your own volition, but it usually compares to the bar, student union and yes, even the library. Your college advising visit doesn’t need to generate a migraine, though. If you follow the tips below, your trip to ...

BROpener: The Most Convenient Bottle Opener Ever

BROpener: The Most Convenient Bottle Opener Ever

I’m sitting here on the eve of the end of my Winter Break (I know – I wish it wasn’t so, either), and I’m reflecting on my visit home. There’s been a lot of proverbial fireworks – Christmas, getting to see family and friends, and a lot of college football, just to name a few. ...

Summer Festival Series: Pre-Festival

Summer Festival Series: Pre-Festival

Some of the most important things you can do come in preparing for a summer musical festival. Check out the following list to see how you can make sure you’re most prepared to enjoy your summer festival experience. Buy supplies. That means food. But it also means things like an umbrella, a tent/cover, a canopy. I ...

Increase Your StereoIQ with Ben Folds Five

Increase Your StereoIQ with Ben Folds Five

So as you know, I’m writing the Summer Festival Series and one of my favorite groups I saw there was Ben Folds Five. Yep, you read that correctly – not Ben Folds, but Ben Folds Five: back in action after a long hiatus. And with that, I’d like to launch a new partnership with HackCollege ...

Save Money and Calories by Buying Groceries

Save Money and Calories by Buying Groceries

Freshman year, it’s normal for most students. Head to the dining hall, class, hang out with friends, dining hall, sleep, rinse, and repeat. When most of us graduated from the meal plan, we had a choice to make – are we going to subsist based on eating out every day or should we buy groceries ...

Summer Festival Series: Introduction

Summer Festival Series: Introduction

For many people, going to a summer music festival is a dream. You hear about the few friends whose cool parents let them go to Lollapalooza or The Bamboozle while in high school, but if you’re anything like most college students, the biggest summer music festival you went to was Warped Tour. And nothing against ...

Enhance Your Golf Game with Golf GameBook

Enhance Your Golf Game with Golf GameBook

So, I know golf is not the most popular sport among college students. There’s a few reasons for this: it’s expensive, hard to learn, and frankly hard to be good at. But for students who want a more relaxing day out on the links – and trust me, if you’re taking summer classes in a ...

Achieve Your Resolutions: Spotify + Pandora

Achieve Your Resolutions: Spotify + Pandora

Over the next few months, as people draft their New Year’s Resolutions and 2012 predictions, I’ll be providing tools to help you Achieve Your Resolution – valuable webapps and web sites that I’ve found in the past year that help achieve popular New Year’s Resolutions. Here on the advent of the middle month of the ...

Achieve Your Resolutions: Netflix and Redbox

Achieve Your Resolutions: Netflix and Redbox

Over the next few months, as people draft their New Year’s Resolutions and 2012 predictions, I’ll be providing tools to help you Achieve Your Resolution – valuable webapps and web sites that I’ve found in the past year that help achieve popular New Year’s Resolutions. It might seem redundant to talk to a college student ...

Wiggio Reaches 1 Million Users

Wiggio Reaches 1 Million Users

In the words of Dr. Evil, one meelion users might not be a big thing in tech anymore. But for a site like Wiggio – whose userbase is 80% college students – it is. I’ve spoken about Wiggio before - they’re a collaboration suite that’s suited for student organizations or other small groups that have ...

Achieve Your Resolutions: Remember the Milk

Achieve Your Resolutions: Remember the Milk

Over the next few months, as people draft their New Year’s Resolutions and 2012 predictions, I’ll be providing tools to help you Achieve Your Resolution – valuable webapps and web sites that I’ve found in the past year that help achieve popular New Year’s Resolutions. Remember the Milk is a webapp that helps you do just ...

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