• 6 Tips To Get Your Homework Done When You Don’t Feel Like Doing It

    Let’s be honest, homework is the literal last thing you want to do. Ever. But regardless of how badly you wish that those term papers would just write themselves, you eventually have to face the music and get them done. So, how do you get yourself motivated when you’re a master procrastinator? We have a few tips on how to

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  • 3 Ways To Get Back What You Paid For Textbooks

    For many college students, the best part of being done with final exams isn’t the freedom experienced after spending weeks locked away in the library – it’s the cash in-hand after selling back the semester’s textbooks. After all, how else does one expect to fund the celebratory bar crawl after wrapping up the school year? But, the question is: How

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  • Five Must-Have Tech Skills Every College Student Should Possess

      Technology changes so quickly that it can be tough to keep up – even for the most adept college student. While you don’t need to be a computer programmer to get through college and be a desirable candidate in the job market, there are a few tech skills that you should master.   Software suites. When it comes to

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  • 2015 Best E-Readers And Tablets For College Students

    Maybe old school isn’t your style – and lugging around a bunch of textbooks isn’t for you. If you prefer to keep all of your course materials and books in one, sleek device, but aren’t sure which ereader or tablet is best for you, we have some suggestions on some of the top devices out there – most of which

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  • 8 Awesome Apps for Taking Notes in College

    The hardest transition from high school to college is the increase in the amount of information dumped upon you in one given lecture. As we write down as fast as the instructor is speaking, we miss their examples on board, slides, etc. Frustration ensues…but not anymore. Take a look on these 7 useful apps and aids that can help you

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  • Summer Slim Down

    Yikes! Was that the first word that left your mouth after shedding your winter coat? Most Americans gain 5 pds during the winter months. The gain is slow so you may not even realize it until you try to button your summer shorts. Here are some easy ways to burn fat fast and some foods that will help while also

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  • Seven Ways To De-Stress Before A Big Test

    Nothing fills a college student with more anxiety or dread than a big exam. The days and weeks leading up to a test – or, sometimes, a cluster of several tests – are fraught with stress and tension, and relaxing often seems impossible. Have no fear – if you’re looking to decompress, we have seven surefire ways to calm you

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  • 7 Cheap Items That Instantly Refresh Your Dorm Room

        If you’re like most college students, chances are that you’ve reached the point in the year when sharing a shoebox-sized room with another person has started to wear on you and the thought of staring at ugly, university-issued furniture for another three months makes your skin crawl. There’s some good news: You don’t have to live like that

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  • 7 Affordable Spring Break Destinations

        Are you scrambling to find the perfect last-minute Spring Break destination … but you’re on a limited budget? Have no fear – you still have options! We’ve compiled a list of seven affordable destinations for Spring Break 2015, so break out your bathing suit, camping gear or European travel guide, and get ready for the vacation of your

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  • March Madness for Dummies

    I admit it. I was never sure what March Madness was until today. I thought it might be a weird disease at first but soon learned from my roommate it was actually a basketball phenomenon that happens every year during the 2nd week of March and last through the first week of April. Here is a quick break down so

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  • 5 Tips To Help You Survive Midterms

    5 Ways To Help Your Survive Midterms Spring Break is so close you can practically taste the margaritas. But, first, you probably have a big mountain to climb: Midterms. While there aren’t a ton of shortcuts and ways to sugarcoat the reality of copious amounts of tests and papers you must get through within just a few days of each

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  • Uber Continues Its Path To Total World Domination

        Taking a cab is so 2009. These days, Uber is the only way to get around – whether it’s after a long night of barhopping or across town to that job interview that not easily accessible via public transportation. While the company has been criticized for its surge pricing during peak times, it continues to dominate the transportation

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  • The Never-Ending-Winter Survival Kit

    Though spring is just around the corner, the weather outside is still quite frightful…well, unless you happen to be lucky enough to attend school in Hawaii, southern California or Florida. But don’t worry – we have everything you need to survive the cold and snow this winter. Check out our “winter survival kit” that will help you endure the shortest,

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  • 10 Study Tips To Help You Nail Your Midterms

        Your bags are packed and you’re more than ready to spend a week far, far away from textbooks, classrooms and libraries. There’s only one problem: Midterms still stand in the way between you and the best Spring Break ever. And the last thing you want is to be sipping cocktails on the beach, worried that you didn’t come

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  • Get All Of Your Spring Break Essentials – And Non-Essentials – Through BIGWORDS

      If you have the winter blues, take solace in knowing that Spring Break is around the corner. Whether you’re planning to party on an exotic beach, hit the slopes or have the best staycation ever, we have everything you need to make Spring Break 2015 the best ever.   Fun in the sun – That all-inclusive package in Jamaica was

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