Study, Study, Study

When you are studying or last-minute cramming for a test it can be stressful and hard to do. So simple ways to stay sane while studying and getting ready for your exams or tests are important to know. Simple steps you can do to get all your work done fast and well. I am going Read More…

Madison Survival Guide: Study Tips

By: Grace Paar Going to school at UW Madison is no joke and classes ask a lot from the students. There are easy ways to make learning manageable and fun, while still understanding the information. Find a study Buddy – It is very important to find someone you work well with. Having someone to study Read More…

Study Smarter Not Harder

Many students realize their high school study habits aren’t very effective in college. This is understandable as college is quite different. Often, professors are less personally involved, classes are bigger, exams are worth more, reading is more intense, and courses are much more rigorous. That doesn’t mean there’s anything wrong with you; it just means Read More…

Studying Tips From A Social Butterfly

Studying and social butterfly seem like an unlikely pair right? Not anymore… Coming to college, I felt like high school had prepared me well. But, I’d be lying if I told you my first semester Freshman year grades were perfect. That semester taught me how to adjust to the different type of academic environment and Read More…

Stop studying so much–trust me!

At first thought, what I’m saying doesn’t make much sense. How will not studying help me study? The thing is, that is the key: you can’t always be studying! Studying is an incredibly important part of college. Compared to high school, you learn way more, and exams usually count for a large portion of your Read More…

4 Tips for Learning & Succeeding in College

So, you’re finally heading off to college.  You’re looking forward to making new friends, exploring campus, and being independent.   Nobody will hassle you about whether or not you’ve done your homework.  But, you’ve also heard college is more challenging than high school.  Well, it doesn’t have to be.   With these simple study tips, Read More…

Schedule Time To Stand Up!

Schedule Time To Stand Up! To be blunt, starting college will hit you over the head like a ton of bricks. Luckily, you strong enough to handle it. This is because you are a Badger, and you were accepted out of thousands of candidates to take on the challenge. When times are tough, you will Read More…

QuizLIT

In high school, I was one of those students that was lucky enough to not have to study and still be able to ace classes. However, that changed when I started college. I knew what Quizlet was and had used it once or twice but I wasn’t as familiar with it as other people were. Read More…

That was due today?!?

My best tip to any student, incoming or 5th year seniors, is to stay incredibly organized. Not only as a student, but as an employee as well, the most useful thing I’ve done for myself is master calendar making and managing. Every time something is asked of me or something is due, I immediately put Read More…

3 Resourceful Study Tips

You live during a time of unlimited resources. A major key to mastering college is learning how to be resourceful because the more preparation material you have, the greater chance you’ll be ready for anything on the exam. Here are 3 tips for being resourceful in college. Make sure you grab a study guide. Teachers Read More…