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…

10 night time alternatives to Madison’s party scene

If you’re an incoming student to the University of Wisconsin-Madison or in your last semester here, you’ll never get board here. Unlike our reputation, not everyone wants to party every weekend. Here are some of my favorite non-partying night time actives. Grab a group of friends and treat yourself to a nice dinner Weather you Read More…

The 13th Floor: Luckier Than You’d Expect

Don’t want to indulge yourself in the mainstream, crowded study spots? Have an awkward amount of time in between classes? Been there, done that. Finding your own niche on campus can be a daunting task, from friendships, clubs, even to study spots. I somehow found my study spot stumbling around the ever so confusing Educational Read More…

Hub life for life

Ever hear about the Hub? The Hub is my absolute favorite place to escape from school stress. Included in the amenities of the Hub is a hot tub, a pool, a sauna, a beach volleyball court, a courtyard with barbecues, and the sweetest lounge area on campus equipped with pool tables, cool couches and seats, Read More…

Quick nature escapes relieve city stress!

Life at a school as big as UW-Madison can get overwhelming at times. That’s why it’s so important to find little times throughout the day to get away from the stress of the city. Luckily, out campus is full of beautiful spaces where students can go take a short walk to escape the rigors of Read More…