da Vinci in a Discussion

Lets face it, studying can be a pretty boring activity, and doesn’t always involve topics students are particularly interested in. Many students give up, and accept that reading endlessly from a textbook is the only way to get your work done. However, by incorporating art and creativity into your everyday study routine, you can make Read More…

The Truth About College Library

After realizing just how much work college is, you’ll soon find yourself at one of the many libraries on campus. Most will end up at College Library, and I’m here to tell you why that’s not a good idea. The 3rd floor quiet section of College Library is where everyone goes to get their work Read More…

Learn How to Learn

College is harder than high school. I’m sure nearly every incoming freshman is already expecting it will be, but it’s true. In high school, I studied for an hour or so for tests and I maintained satisfactory grades. However, upon arriving at college I quickly realized that an hour simply wouldn’t be enough. After struggling Read More…

Switch Up Your Study Spot

I think nearly everyone is guilty at some point of finding the perfect study spot and sticking there for the rest of the semester. I get it, finding a good place to study is one in a million and as soon as you get a good one, you never want to let go. However, studying Read More…

Study & Study Hard

Listen — there’s going to be a bunch of you that come in and think to yourselves . . . “I’m going pre med and am going to be a doctor”. In reality though, medical school is wildly competitive and many of you won’t put in the study hours required to have a competitive application. Read More…

Open A Journal Before a Textbook

When you enter college, your classes tend to sail fairly smoothly during the first few weeks. You use the planner you receive at SOAR, writing down everything. After a while, you fall out of the routine of lugging that thing around. And then your classes get harder. Soon, you feel like you are drowning in deadlines, Read More…

5 Study Tips

Study smarter, not harder Adjusting to college academia may be hard, but being prepared can help you tremendously. Read more to find out five study tips while in college. 1. Create a schedule so you can manage your time wisely. Plan out your week or month by indicating when you plan to study for a Read More…