Jan
10

Textbooks: The Struggle is on…Again

If you’re a proactive student (like many of my friends) you may have taken care of purchasing your textbooks over break. Since used textbooks are offered on a first come, first served basis, many university bookstores allow students to register and purchase their books online before classes actually begin. Not only are you guaranteed to have the right textbook, but you’ll also probably receive the least expensive edition your bookstore has to offer.   However, if you … [Read more...]

Jan
10

The New Semester: A Packing List for the Forgetful

The holidays are over. Sigh. Don't you wish you could start them over? Anyway, as you start packing and preparing to return to your dorm, don't leave these important items behind. The last thing you want is to start your new semester worrying about the school supplies you accidentally forgot. That's just unnecessary stress. 1 - Your dirty laundry hamper If you brought all of your dirty laundry home with you for mom and to deal with, don’t forget to bring your empty hamper back with … [Read more...]