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Coffee Makes the Student’s World Go ‘Round

By Elizabeth Kelly As college students, we acquire this impressive ability to accomplish large tasks in very little time and on very little sleep.  Let’s face it—college is all about taking five hours to complete a task that should only … Continue reading

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Adaptation within Academia

By Iris Saltus As students (and as individuals in general), we have to be able to adapt. We must be able to change our study habits when we move from high school into college. We must be able to change … Continue reading

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Make Your Paper “Shine”

By Sierra Becze The film adaptation of Stephen King’s novel, The Shining, is one of the most famous psychological thrillers of our time. For those who haven’t seen it, the movie is about an author who brings his family into … Continue reading

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“Once more, with Feeling”: Writing a Competent Statement of Purpose

By Reece Gibb Penning statements of purpose can be a soul-sucking ordeal—such writing is daunting, but for the reason that it requires of applicants feats of embellishment and ingratiation to which they may not be accustomed. However, such processes need … Continue reading

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It’s the Most Stressful Time of the Year

by Cory Anderson The holidays are an incredibly stressful time for everyone. There never seems to be enough time in the day to get everything done, and this rings especially true for college students. As we get closer to finals, … Continue reading

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Caution: You Are Entering a Stress-Free Zone

By Elsa Ochsner At a recent writing center staff meeting, we discussed ways to combat stress as writing center consultants and as students. With just a few weeks of school remaining, it’s important to remain levelheaded and organized to successfully … Continue reading

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