This blog isn’t about how to create social media accounts … you already know how to do that. This is about how you use the accounts you’ve created and how you are portraying yourself online. Facebook This is the most important account for you to stay on top of. Because Facebook privacy settings are constantly changing, [ Read More ]
I was reading the story of George Desdunes, a student at Cornell who died in a horrific hazing incident in February of last year when it hit me: Why is hazing still even going on? We have heard story after story of situations just like Mr. Dsdunes’. We all know how it ends, so how many more [ Read More ]
Spring break is one of the most anticipated breaks for college students everywhere. As much fun and adventurous as spring break can be, here are a few tips to keep yourself safe during a week of partying.
As the first month of 2012 comes to a close some of our best intentions to keep our resolutions alive may be over too. As the year keeps going, so should we. Here are some tips to keep up your resolutions and goals!
Think you can make it through all four years of college by yourself? Think again. Your friends (or lack of) can be the determining factor of your college experience.
On average, less than half of college students are 21 and over, yet night after night the bars are full and the booze is flowing. Since everyone does it, it must be fine right? Not really. Underage drinking, the need to hide the fact that students are drinking is the number one contributor to the [ Read More ]
Does your school have traditions to go along with each holiday? Penn State celebrates State Patty’s Day, one of the biggest events at Penn State. Check out this run-down of the infamous State Patty’s day holiday, including statistics and recap of this year’s event. What are the traditions at your school?
The new life-taking epidemic around the globe? Booze. The WHO recently issued information claiming there are more alcohol-related deaths than violence and AIDS! Find out why, how it affects you and which countries it affects. Learn about how other countries are handling this problem and how it may affect you as a college student.
Do you have a friend who is out of control? If you have a friend who likes to drink, do drugs or party hard on a regular basis? It may be time to sit him/her down and find out whether or not your friend has a problem. How to recognize the signs when your friend is out of control and how to help them with his/her partying problem.