How to Avoid Spring Fever

With spring in full swing college students everywhere are starting to face the age old problem, Spring Fever. The nice weather and thoughts of summer fast approaching often causes students like me to shift our focus from school work to day-dreams. Fortunately however, I have found a few different ways to protect myself from Spring Fever and not fall into the unproductive trap that nice weather brings.
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The Great Internship Hunt

What’s been on my mind since January? Internships for the summer.

I suppose that’s always been on my mind as a journalism major since my chosen career path (and really universal for all careers) is all about applying what I learn in the classroom. So, getting the right experience under my belt is the best way to actually land a job after graduation.

My own internship hunt has been an insane roller coaster of countless cover letters, resume adjustments, interviews, follow-up notes, and rejections. Repeat.

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5 Tips to Staying Healthy in College

Coming from someone who got her Hepatitis B vaccination in the waiting room of my doctor’s office (by a seriously dedicated nurse who came in on her day off) days before take-off to my abroad destination of Belize, I’m here to talk to you about common mistakes (and proactive tips!) of staying on top of your health (and health records) in college. Here are some 5 tips that I wish I had known before embarking on a nearly solo adventure of keeping on top of your own health in college. (more…)

Keeping that Wardrobe Fresh! A Guide to Consigning your Clothes in College

I love those special days when I actually have time to pick out a nice outfit to wear on campus or out with friends. Having a fresh selection of clothes you actually wear makes this easier. This amazing weather is a great time to revamp those outfit selections as well as do some spring cleaning! A great way to do both of these is to consign or re-sell your used clothing.
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What to Pack for Spring Break

Whether you’re laying on a beach in Cancun, skiing in Colorado, or simply relaxing at home, Spring break is highly anticipated by all. But what to pack? Even if you are simply having a “staycation” and going home, you still have to pack things from school to transport home. For many of the spring break possibilities, here is a list of what to pack for your Spring break.
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