Can’t Catch a Break?

There’s a whole lot of studying and partying in college, but what about that awkward time in between? Don’t just stay locked up in your dorm all day with your textbook waiting for the next celebration. Make sure to give yourself lots of study breaks to check in with your mental health! When I take Read More…

Cut Down on Screen Time When Possible.

Throughout the Coronavirus pandemic, I found myself spending drastically more time on my phone and laptop than ever before. Online school made me exhausted, both mentally and physically. Taking breaks has always seemed like its own task that I’ve never been great at. Here are three ways I take a break from digital distractions to Read More…

Take a Break at the Capitol!

Studying for the next exam or working on difficult assignments can be exhausting. However, the Wisconsin State Capitol is nearby, which is a great spot to take a breather and explore all that it has to offer. During the past two years, the Capitol has become my favorite spot to take a break and relax Read More…

Running away from your study break

You’re studying for upcoming exams and need a study break. What to do, what to do. Now I know many of you may not agree with me, but hear me out. Go for a run. Yes, a run. As in, physical labor, exercise, “punishment” as some may call it. I’m not saying you have to Read More…

Sweat Out School Stress on Spring Break!

  One may think that their fellow peers sipping smoothie margaritas and eating chips with guacamole on the beach over break are living the liiiiife, man. Wrong! Not all students have the luxury to afford extravagant vacations over spring break. By staying home and working on yourself students will be more in shape and happier Read More…

Daydreaming of Summer Over Winter Break?

Does winter weather get you down? If so, don’t spend your winter break cooped up under cozy, fleece covers. Instead, get a head start on planning the ultimate summer camping trip! The best part about these prime camping locations listed below, is that they are all located in Wisconsin. Not only will you get to Read More…

Studying Tips to Save Your Sanity

  It’s important to remember that in order to effectively study, you need to take a few breaks in-between those long Sundays in Memorial Library. Tip #1: The first, and (most important, in my opinion) tip: TAKE BREAKS! Some of my favorite break ideas include taking a walk down lakeshore path, getting some Starbucks, or Read More…

How to utilize your dorm kitchen

You’ve hit that time in which you are sick of the dinning hall’s food. Weather you don’t like it’s regularity or the taste, have no fear! Every UW dorm has a kitchen. Some dorms like Dejope have a kitchen on every floor while most of the South East dorms only have kitchens in the basement. Read More…