Author Archive

5 Alternatives To Common Household Items

You may not realize how many small household items that you used to use in the comfort of your parent’s house. Then, when you head out to live on your own at college, you realize that you do not have some of these items, and you have to make do without them. However, this is not ...

4 Tips To Help You Prepare For Your Fall Term Now

For colleges on the semester system, students do not start school for another two or three weeks, and for colleges on the quarter system, school will not start for about six weeks. However, there are some important items on the fall term agenda that students may want to consider completing now, because if you wait ...

4 Ways To Get On The Internet Away From Home

Whether it be taking an online class, working online, or just simply sending an important email, the internet has become an essential part to a lot of people’s daily lives.  However, when people leave their home, or school, and get out of their internet comfort zone they may have a harder time getting connected ...

Four Ways to Make Money Online

Making money online is almost always easier said than done. However, if you’re willing to work for it, there are a couple of ways that can generate some spending money while simply sitting in front of a computer. Google AdSense If you have your own website such as a blog, a website for your band, ...

Pros and Cons of the Semester and Quarter Systems

One thing for future college students to keep in mind when deciding what school to attend is the division of the academic year at universities. There are two systems that most universities usually use: the quarter system, and the semester system. The semester system is made up of two different terms in the fall and spring. These ...

Cool Off with Some Free Drinks Today and Friday

College Students love all things that are free, because we are poor, and we are human, and simply everybody loves freebies. It is also super hot this summer, like the whole globe is getting warmer, or something. Luckily, today (July 11) and this Friday (July 13) there are two opportunities to get something for free while also ...

Quick Dos and Don’ts of Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is slowly becoming a fairly well known program across the globe, and it is an incredibly useful program to know how to use. With the infinite  amount of uses that photoshop has, it is very hard to become a master at using the program. However, some people are better than others, and there are ...

This Summer: Have Fun While Losing That Freshman Fifteen

The notorious freshman fifteen is real. When you are in school you get distracted with school work, you forget to exercise, and you have access to a lot of non-healthy foods. However, this does not mean that this new fifteen pounds you have gained must stay on your body; and, the summer is the perfect ...

Party Tricks and Bets

Through the wonders of YouTube and other areas of the Internet I have discovered some neat tricks and bets that have proven to be useful to perform at parties, social gatherings, and other things of that sort. These tricks and bets may accomplish many tasks including: impressing your friends, breaking the ice, and even making ...

Why You Should Visit Schools Before Committing To Attend

Approaching my second year of community college, I will be applying to universities and deciding where I will be getting my degree and living for the next two years of my life. One of my community college friends convinced me it would be a wise decision to visit some of the colleges we are thinking about attending. ...

Top Subreddits That Students Should Be Using

If you do not know, Reddit is a social website powered by user posted content, and is the self proclaimed “front page of the internet.” Prior to a couple of months ago, this is all I knew of Reddit, and I assumed it was just full of  memes and funny cat videos; however, Reddit is ...