Whether you are starting college as a freshman or a seasoned student, you are probably trying to organize some last minute preparations before hitting the books for another year. Every student has a different objective for the upcoming year, but the steps to achieve them are often similar. We at College Prowler have compiled three [ Read More ]
Life in College
One of my sorority chapter advisers said it best: “Recruitment is 24/7.” Everything you do — from what you wear to what you say on your Facebook wall — reflects upon the organization you’re involved in. While this certainly holds true for those who participate in Greek Life, this doesn’t stop there. You can also [ Read More ]
These four words happen to be the best piece of advice anyone has ever told me during my first year in college. I’d love to share with you how to be more than just acceptable but exceptional in everything and anything you wish to do. But before I get to that, a story is needed. [ Read More ]
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This post is part of program called “Charged and Ready” by Sony Electronics and Microsoft, where a group of college bloggers have been given a Sony VAIO-S series laptop to test and review. Sony recently challenged college bloggers of all types to try out their all new Sony Vaio S laptop “unplugged for a day” [ Read More ]
Time always seems to go faster when we least want it to, right? Especially when school, and thus exams, new teachers, papers, and long nights are looming. I don’t know about y’all (yeah, I go to school in Texas), but I’m really hoping to make the most of the dying rays of sun-soaked summer. So, [ Read More ]
There is nothing that invokes more fear in a college student than the two simple words “real” and “world.” While these two words might not be overly frightening nicely separated from one another, when they’re thrust up all against each other, they can be absolutely terrifying. Luckily for all of you out there in young [ Read More ]
Finding your place in the office as an intern requires a tremendous amount of listening and a minimal amount of talking. As the old English Proverb goes… “Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.” I am not advising to remain mute through the duration [ Read More ]
Think back to the election of 2008: do you remember seeing the map of the United States filled with red and blue states? Such electoral maps make America look quite separated by state and region. Yet, is this polarization really what defines American politics? As the election of 2012 approaches, polarity does seem to be [ Read More ]
In This Section: Life in College
Dorm life is all about your life in the dorms at college. We’re here to tell you what it’s like living in a dorm, the differences between living on and off-campus, and what to bring with you when moving in. We’ll give you tips and advice on dealing with roommates, how to get the most out of your dorm space, how to deal with problems in the dorm, tips on communicating with your RA, neighbors, how to choose your roommates and how to decide if a dorm or apartment is right for you. Anything that you would want to know about dorm life in college, we’ve got the information for you!