Study Strategies: What works and what doesn’t

Everyone learns differently. You’re either a visual, audio or tactile learner, right? WRONG! For years students have been taught about learning styles to help them better tailor their studying to their strengths. But guess what? “Learning styles” don’t actually exist! So what is the best way to learn? Check out some studying Do’s and Don’ts Read More…

Never Be Board Again With These Games…

During your time in college you will experience pressure to “go out,” but what most students don’t realize is that you can have just as much fun, if not more fun, right there at home. “Hold up, you are telling me what now?”       I know what you are thinking: “you’ve got to Read More…

No Oven, No Problem

Craving a delicious dessert but don’t have easy access to an oven or ample time to make something extravagant? Here’s a solution–Blackberry Icebox Cake.  This recipe, from Better Homes & Gardens, is super simple and outrageously delicious! This Blackberry Icebox Cake brings out a strong blackberry flavor in the filling and is complemented by the Read More…

Fine Dining Spotlight: Cento

Sometimes we want to enjoy the finer things in life, but without breaking the bank. And although places like Rare Steakhouse offer some amazing food, it’s a tough sell when the prices for just your meal is $50 – over $100. That’s why it’s time we check out Cento: a fine dining Italian restaurant with some surprisingly affordable Read More…

Hop your way down to HopCat!

So, you’ve been making your way though the list of can’t miss restaurants in Madison. You’ve hit up Ian’s, Dotty’s and The Great Dane. Those are all amazing, but if you if you like great food, great beer, and great atmosphere, then you won’t want to miss HopCat! Here’s why: Crack Fries Landing in the Read More…

Not Enough Hands? Never Again

There are few things worse than dropping everything you have in the shower. The water makes everything wet and slippery and the floors are hard, easy for breaking things. You don’t want to drop your clothes or your towel, you have no idea what’s touched those floors. There’s hardly any room to put shampoo bottles, Read More…

A Dorm Room Necessi-TEA

College can be tiring. College can be stressful. A lot of the time, it’s both. So what can one do when the going gets tough? My answer to this question, as it has been for the longest time, includes a favorite mug, a tea bag or coffee, and a moment of bliss. This would be fully Read More…