Category Archives: College Blog

Is study abroad right for you?

Once you survive freshman year, your school’s campus starts to feel a little smaller and lot less daunting. If you find yourself missing the thrill of a new start, study abroad might be your perfect fix. We’ve all heard that getting … Continue reading

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The Final Countdown: what to do in the weeks leading up to finals

Yes, it’s that time of the year again. The time for students to clean their apartments, reorganize their closets, rearrange their living rooms, read a magazine and then, finally, study. But finals season doesn’t have to be about dreading studying. … Continue reading

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Top 5 New Years’ Resolutions For Students (And Apps For Keeping Them)

You’d be hard-pressed to make it through the next week without being asked by at least one person what your New Years’ Resolutions are. But a question you likely won’t be getting asked is how you plan to follow through … Continue reading

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Holiday Travel Made Easy

The Twelve Days of Christmas haven’t begun quite yet. But starting today, millions of holiday travelers will begin embarking on their (hopefully) jolly journeys, marking the start of the year’s busiest Twelve Days of Travel. The madness that is the … Continue reading

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Surviving Finals: 3 Important Tips for Ensuring Success

It remains to be seen whether December 21st will in fact be a day of apocalyptic-like events, or just another Friday (my bet’s on the latter). But contrary to what many students seem to think as a different sort of … Continue reading

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A Green Christmas: Staying Out of the Red This Holiday Season

From gift giving to restaurant gratuities, spending a little extra money around the holidays has become as traditional as decorating the tree or lighting the menorah. But for much of America, especially students dealing with the expenses of college, this … Continue reading

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Holidays Away from Home: The Do’s and Don’ts

For college students who no longer live at home, the holidays can be a tricky time. Traveling is often too expensive or too inconvenient, and staying put can be just as much of a drag. But it doesn’t have to … Continue reading

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