Tag: College

Professionalism: The Interview

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Professionalism: The Interview

It’s job-cuffing season! As the spring semester comes to a close and final exams are in view, all we need is another thing to be worried about—getting a summer job. Whether you’re approaching graduation and in search of your dream job, applying for summer internships or even just a summer job to bring in some […]

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Storytime: Meeting Deadlines & Dealing with Anxiety

| February 16, 2018
Storytime: Meeting Deadlines & Dealing with Anxiety

The overwhelming feeling of trying to meet deadlines, studying for tests, and completing assignments is a familiar feeling for most of us. It is extremely common to find college students in the library throughout the night and for nights on end, drowning in their studies each and every week. I honestly commend all of us […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Party In College

| February 9, 2018
5 Reasons Why You Should Party In College

Let’s be real, we don’t need a reason to party. We’re college students, there’s pretty much an unspoken thing and it’s understood that college students are going to go out and go to parties. On the other hand, there is always that percentage of college students that legitimately don’t go out and party. It’s understandable […]

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Fueling Yourself to Get Fit: College Student Approved

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments
Fueling Yourself to Get Fit: College Student Approved

Word on the street is that ‘strong is the new sexy,’ so hitting the gym regularly and keeping in check with your fitness goals is the new thing to do. However, being a full-time college student, we are forced to juggle classes, homework and for some of us, jobs, so exercising can be a hit […]

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Juggling Real Life in the College World

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Juggling Real Life in the College World

Moving away to college is a challenge that takes all by storm. Adjusting to adulthood while trying to juggle good grades, a social life, and extracurricular activities can drive students more than crazy, and it takes most a while to get into the groove of everything. In some cases, students have to add a job […]

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Juggling real life and the college world

| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
Juggling real life and the college world

Moving away to college is a challenge that takes all by storm. Adjusting to adulthood while trying to juggle good grades, a social life and extracurricular activities can drive students more than crazy, and it takes most a while to get into the groove of everything. In some cases, students have to add a job […]

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A Letter to College Freshmen from UNCC Junior

| October 11, 2017 | 1 Comment
A Letter to College Freshmen from UNCC Junior

Going off to college is a new chapter in the life of every young adult. It is the opportunity to begin anew, to have a fresh start; which can be simultaneously intimidating and thrilling. I remember my first day stepping foot on the pavement of UNC Charlotte in the fall of 2015 as a freshman. […]

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NASCAR College Party

| October 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
NASCAR College Party

Stuck wondering what you should do during this upcoming Fall Break weekend? Do you need some thrill in your life? Are you looking for something exciting to do with your friends without breaking the bank? Well then get ready, because Charlotte Motor Speedway has a deal for you. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series is set […]

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Finals Preparation

| April 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Finals Preparation

Preparing for finals is obviously not something we want to do, but it is definitely something we have to do. This time of the semester can be very stressful for students due to the fact a lot of us procrastinate when it comes to studying and final exams can make or break your grade. The […]

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Mid-College Crisis

| February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
Mid-College Crisis

Ending your sophomore year, or somewhere in your junior year there is such a thing called the “mid-college crisis” that you may be going through. This crisis can hit you like a ton of bricks, but it can come in two very different ways. One way being you are coming to the realization that college […]

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Why You Should or Shouldn’t Get A Pet in College

| January 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Why You Should or Shouldn’t Get A Pet in College

Even though in college it seems we are surrounded by friends and invested in school, from time to time everyone can get on the lonely side. There had been numerous times I’m sure when you feel there is a void in your life, or maybe even an extreme case of boredom strikes. When this happens, […]

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Five Reasons Why You Should Stop Procrastinating

| December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Five Reasons Why You Should Stop Procrastinating

Procrastination: one of the weaknesses that most of us have to face at least a few times in our lives. Putting our responsibilities off until the last possible moment may seem appealing at a first glance, but is it really worth it? While they might not fix the problem right away, these five reasons why […]

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Step Back in Time with “1776”

| October 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Step Back in Time with “1776”

Long before the hit musical “Hamilton” reinvigorated America’s interest in our founding fathers, “1776″ was released unto the world. With music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards and a book by Peter Stone, the musical went on to win three Tonys after its Broadway premiere in 1969. Now you can see it right here in the Queen […]

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Op-Ed: Free Speech Culture in the Classroom

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Op-Ed: Free Speech Culture in the Classroom

A state of cognitive dissonance. College campuses have long been the birthplace of revolutionary social and political change. From the civil rights movement to the antiwar movement, students have led the way, engaging with ideas that were largely controversial, giving a platform for rational discourse, and creating immense societal value as a result. It is […]

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