A life lesson from fall semester

A life lesson from fall semester

A life lesson I learned from the fall semester is not to procrastinate. Now, this is a very basic lesson and seems like something everyone says to do, however high school procrastination is very different from college procrastination. In college you have the freedom to procrastinate so much more than you do in high school. For example, procrastination in high school is leaving an essay or an assignment for last minute, while in college you can just not go to class.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Saying Goodbye to your Parents

The Do’s and Don’ts of Saying Goodbye to your Parents

This isn’t that wave back to the minivan that dropped you off at school every year until now. There will be way more tears, way more embarrassing photo ops, and no chance for another goodbye until maybe Thanksgiving. Do make your goodbye special and don’t make your parents cry with these tips for parting ways with the ‘rents.

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5 Tips for Spring Break

5 Tips for Spring Break

Hey! My name is Marena and I’m a current sophomore at the University of Central Florida. It’s almost March which means Spring Break is right around the corner!! Traveling home for Spring Break for me is a vacation alone, but when I was in high school I loved to travel over any break I could. There are so many great ways to spend Spring Break, but here are my top 5:

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Touring the Schools You Were Accepted Into

Touring the Schools You Were Accepted Into

When applying to schools it's always a great decision to tour the school before making a final decision on going there. Even if you have already visited the school, knowing that you were accepted will give you a different perspective. 

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Tips for a stress-free first college semester

Tips for a stress-free first college semester

The first semester is definitely a roller coaster ride. You are going to be stressed out many days, but you are also going to be able to relax as well. The key to not going crazy in the first semester of college is to stay on top of your grades and assignments-- each and every one of them so nothing piles up. Life comes at you fast in the first semester because on top of class assignments, you could have other assignments to do, fraternity or sorority commitments, and tons of obligations.

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