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New Year, New Room, New You

Start Fresh By Making Your Environment Fit Your Style With Some Exciting New Arrivals!
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New Year’s Resolutions You Can Actually Keep and Make Part of Your Daily Routine

Your Achievement Should Still be Celebrated Even After Graduation Day
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How to Travel Home Safely for Thanksgiving

Things to Think About When You Are Traveling During the Coronavirus Pandemic
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The Best Way to Host a Virtual Movie Night

Techniques to Hosting the Great Virtual Movie Night with Your Friends and Family
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Your Guide to Voting Perks + Election Day Freebies (for College Students)

Because doing your civic duty deserves to be rewarded.
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How to Do Halloween in a Pandemic

Ways You Can Still Celebrate the Holiday While You Are Away at College During the Coronavirus Pandemic
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How To Make Your Dorm Room Complete With These 12 Kitchen Essentials

From Tupperware to Tableware, Here’s What You Need to Survive Cooking in a Dorm Room
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15 Things You Forgot When Packing for College

Don’t worry-- online shopping will come to your rescue
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6 Reasons to Vote and How to Register [2020]

Top reasons why it’s so important for college students to vote
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Here’s the College Student’s Guide on How to Vote This Coming November

Your vote matters, and the way you deliver it, is just as important.
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How to Do College During a Pandemic

Staying Safe, Staying Social, and Succeeding!
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Ultimate Dorm Room Gadgets for the Techiest College Kids

10 Things that will amp up the tech in your dorm room
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7 Delicious and (Mostly) Dorm-Friendly Lunch Ideas for College Students

Although not usually regarded as a time to practice kitchen skills, college can easily become a great place to learn how to cook meals you’ll enjoy for a long time.
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The 4 Healthiest, Tastiest Snacks to Keep in Your Dorm Room This Year

Boost your brain power for the most successful year with these snacks that are both delicious and good for you.
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What You Really Need to Pack for Your First Year of College

Packing for college should be fun and exciting, not exhaustive and unnecessarily complicated.
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How To (Actually) Make Your Dorm Room Smell Better

With so many options for improving your room’s fragrance - diffusers, candles, plug-ins, sprays - which should you choose?
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Is Taking Summer Classes Actually Worth It?

For some people, taking summer classes is a necessity, while others can use them if they want to get ahead of their curriculum
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The Ultimate Bathroom Checklist for Your College Apartment

Get your bathroom in check with these essential items and accessories.
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Self Care Sunday: Self Care Tips for Dorm Life

Take a break and treat yourself to a little self-love this weekend.
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6 No-Cook Dorm Room Recipes to Kick Your Campus Eating Up A Notch

Here are a few easy and ovenless recipes to try whenever you need a break from dining hall meals.
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Top 5 Dog Breeds to Get For College Students

Do you want to get a dog for college, but don’t know what breed is right for you? Here is a list of the top five dog breeds to get for college students!
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6 Gluten Free Microwavable Recipes to Make in Your Dorm Room

Don’t Have Access to a Kitchen? Make These Recipes in Your Dorm Room Microwave
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6 Mouthwatering Recipes To Make in a Dorm Room Microwave

Tasty recipes that are done in minutes!
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Locking Up Your Possessions to Make Sure They’re Safe!

How to keep your favorite belongings secured in your dorm
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Simple, Beautiful, Lucky, and Stackable Bracelets for College Students

Stackable bracelets are the perfect accessory for Every Running Late Outfit You Own!
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Show Your School Spirit with These Awesome Collegiate Accessories

Whether you’re an incoming freshman or a recent graduate, these proudly display your collegiate spirit!
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9 Helpful Tips and Hints to Ace Your Remote Internship

You’ll feel like you’re walking on clouds with these plush, stylish socks and slippers.
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6 Socks and Slippers That Are Sure to Keep You Feeling Cozy

You’ll feel like you’re walking on clouds with these plush, stylish socks and slippers.
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Top Dorm Room Essentials Every Writing Major Needs

If You’re a Writing Major, You’re Going to Want to Stock Up on These Dorm Essentials
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How to Prepare for a Successful Summer Semester

Summer classes stressing you out? These tips will get you ready to take on any classes that come your way this summer!
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Creating Your At-Home Workspace For Maximum Online Class Success

Online college class and organizational essentials guide
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7 Essential Organizational Tools for Acing Your Upcoming Remote Semester

How to stay organized in college now that there is a high chance your university might remain closed for the fall
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10 Graduation Gifts Your Favorite Student Will Love

Pick Out the Perfect Yeti Collegiate Cups, New Gadgets, Books and More For Your New Graduate
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Your Guide to Throwing an E-Graduation Party During Quarantine!

Shared dorm rooms usually mean close quarters. That doesn’t mean you can’t have time to yourself.
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How to Maintain Some Privacy When You’re Sharing a Dorm Room

Shared dorm rooms usually mean close quarters. That doesn’t mean you can’t have time to yourself.
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6 Tasty Treats to Snack On at Home When You Need the Extra Brain Boost

Snacks still make a difference when studying from home! Check out delicious ideas + quick recipes to make at home now
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How to Ace Your Finals When Learning Remotely During COVID-19

Top Tools + Tips for College Students Learning from Home During the Coronavirus Outbreak
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Top 6 Expert Tips For Creating a Study Space in Your Bedroom

Need Help Finishing Up the Semester at Home? Check Out These Tips for Turning Your Bedroom Into a Study Oasis
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5 Ways to Practice Safe Social Distancing While You’re Stuck in Quarantine

Self-isolating doesn’t have to be lonely. Here’s how to get that campus community feeling even when you’re away from the dorms
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The Ultimate Guide to Completing an Undergrad Research Project

The tools and strategies you need to stay sane while doing research
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The How-To Guide to Showing School Spirit in Your Room at Home

Are you home for break, or just stopping to visit mom and dad? Here are some ways to decorate your room at home with school spirit!
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Tips for Acing Your Online Classes From Home

Whether you like the hustle and bustle, bright lights, or iconic architecture of cities, these ideas can help give your dorm an urban feel
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Summer Internship vs. Summer Job? - Which One is Better?

Stuck between a summer internship and a summer job? Here’s Your Guide to Picking Which One Is a Better Fit for You!
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7 Ways to Set Yourself Apart from the Pack When Interviewing for Summer Internships

It’s time to show your potential employers just how unique you are.
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How to Keep Track of Your Assignments This Semester Using a Planner

Did you get yourself a planner to organize yourself in college? Great! Here are some more ways to use your planner to help you stay on top of your studies and other responsibilities in college!
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Your Guide to Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in a Dorm

The luck of the Irish will be on your side when you try these fun St. Pat’s Day ideas!
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How To Deal With Getting Sick at College

If you’re feeling a little under the weather with sniffles, a cough, or a headache, these tips are just what you need to feel better!
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Clueless About Commitment Day? This is Your Guide

Follow this tips for choosing a major that’s right for you!
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How to Meditate in Your Dorm Room

Don’t Let Finals Get You Down -- Here’s How You Can Stay Relaxed and Clear Minded for the Whole Week
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How to Find the Best Place on Campus to Study... for You!

Study Spaces Are Not One-Size-Fits-All Venues, So Check Out This Guide to Finding One That Works for You
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How to Stay Cool During Summer Session Classes

Tired of sweating while sitting in your room trying to do homework, or sitting in class during the summer session classes? Here are some easy tips and tricks for staying as cool as a cucumber, while getting those A’s in your summer classes!
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6 Ways to Keep Your Dorm Room Cozy Even When It’s Cold Outside

If the weather outside is frightful, it might be time to bring your own kind of warmth to your room.
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Gearing Up for Graduation: Gifts Every College Student Will Love

These gifts are sure to make your college grad smile
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6 Hacks to Make Your Off-Campus Apartment Feel More Grown-Up

Transform your apartment into your new home away from home
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Moving Off-Campus This Semester? This Checklist Will Make the Whole Process WAY Easier

Here is a full list of EVERYTHING you need to take care of when moving into your first apartment
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5 Spring Cleaning Tips for Better Dorm Room Living

Take a chunk out of the stress of school by taking a chunk out of dorm room clutter
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How to Practice Aromatherapy in Your Dorm Room: Step By Step

There are many different ways to practice aromatherapy, and there are many benefits as well. Studies have shown how aromatherapy can improve your health and even your mood!
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How to Wash a Weighted Blanket, Dress Clothes, and Other Tricky Laundry Items

Take care of your laundry before it piles up and becomes an issue
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How to Escape the Winter Blues as a College Student

Feeling down about classes, exams, or just about your daily stress during the winter season? Fight those winter blues with these quick and easy tips and tricks!
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Coffee Themed Gifts: College Edition

7 Gift Ideas For the Most Deserving Students this Season
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Spring Semester Have You Feeling Lazy and Unmotivated?

Major Inspirational Quotes, Strategies, Life Hacks to Help
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4 Ways to Stay Healthy This Cold and Flu Season

Worried that illness might keep you from both work and play? Here are some preventative steps you can take to make sure that doesn’t happen!
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7 Little Ways to Practice Self Care This Finals Season

Finals are stressful, but they aren’t the end of the world. Here are a few small things you can do for some big morale boosters.
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10 Study Hacks Every College Student Should Use

Make sure to utilize some of these study hacks and you’ll be sure to ace the test!
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How to Stay Stress-Free During Finals Season

Finals season is the worst time for every college student, but with these tips and tricks, you’ll be able to survive this semester’s finals and ace them all!
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How to Create + Stick to a Budget as a College Student

Need help budgeting for the new semester? Here is a list of helpful tips when creating a budget for yourself to help you stick to it!
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Help Your Cash Go Further and Unlock Student Discounts!

Looking for places that offer student discounts? Consider some of these top options
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7 Hacks for Living Your Best Life While on a College Budget

Follow these tips for having fun without breaking the bank!
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Do You Need a Weighted Blanket? The Answer is Yes!

Weighted blankets are a fantastic way for college students to stay at the top of their game
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5 Ways to Maximize Your Dorm Room Space

A couple of big design ideas can help you make the most out of your small dorm room
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Forgetting Something for Your Spring Semester?

Make sure you return to campus with the 10 items on this checklist for the spring semester!
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8 Ways to Attack Your New Year’s Resolution for 2020

Having trouble sticking to your New Year’s resolutions? Here are 8 tricks to help you accomplish your goals from your college campus!
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Self Care for the New Year: Tools and Tips Every College Student Should Know

What college students need to know to get into the habit of self care
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The Ultimate Gift Guide for Dorm Dwellers

These Decorations Will Make Sure That Your First Dorm Room Will Be Your Floor’s Favorite Hangout Spot
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Raise the (Dorm Room) Roof!

These Decorations Will Make Sure That Your First Dorm Room Will Be Your Floor’s Favorite Hangout Spot
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The Ultimate Guide to Surviving Finals Week In College

These Decorations Will Make Sure That Your First Dorm Room Will Be Your Floor’s Favorite Hangout Spot
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Grocery Shopping Essentials for Dorm Rooms

If you’re living on campus and totally sick of the food in the cafeteria or can’t deal with the super limited options available, never fear. You can easily hit up a grocery store to get the snacks, beverages, and anything else you need! But finding food that is affordable on a college budget and will last the whole semester can be a challenge if you don’t know what to look for. And if you’re new to the grocery scene, finding what you need can be a little overwhelming amongst the mountains of food.Don’t you worry at all – we’ve gathered the five most affordable and delicious foods you can easily snag at your local grocery store. Without further ado, here is our list of must-have food items for your college dorm.
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How to Find Your Dream Major

If you’re reaching the end of the year with continued anxiety over your chosen major, it might be time to reconsider. Changing your major can seem overwhelming, but you shouldn’t feel undue pressure over it. The truth is that you’re not out of time to change your mind, even if this is your last semester! You don’t want to live the rest of your life wondering, “What if….?”However, there is a point to be made that everyone experiences some major doubt over the course of their college career. There might be a few rare people who never waiver, but for everyone else, picking a major isn’t an easy decision. If you’re really considering switching, ask yourself these questions before you do anything drastic (or neglect to do anything at all).
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Guy’s Halloween Costumes Guaranteed to be the Talk of the Party

We’ve got the 411 on creating the most memorable costumes-- on campus or off!
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The Struggle Is Real: I Hate My Roommate

Roommate troubles are expected with almost every college experience, but what do you do when the troubles become toxic issues?
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9 Reasons You Should Have a Mini-Fridge in Your Dorm Room

While you could do without a huge television or a new speaker system, one of the necessities that can actually save you money and make your life so much simpler is the mini-fridge. Here’s 9 reasons why you should have it and a few quick ways to keep it clean and running all year round.
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How to Have a Friendsgiving on Campus

So you’re stuck on campus for Thanksgiving? Whether you have some work to catch up on or flying home just wasn’t in the budget this year, you don’t be so down in the dumps – you can still totally have a celebration of your own with friends! Enter “Friendsgiving.”This modern take on your classic Thanksgiving celebration brings together your friends on campus for a not-so-classic celebration of one of your favorite holidays. But if you’ve never planned an event like this before, how do you get started?Never fear –we’ve got you covered. Here’s what you need to do to have the perfect Friendsgiving on campus this year.
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December College Students' Checklist

December is a notoriously busy month, especially when you’re a student. It’s the time of the year when we look back at what we have accomplished so far but also plan for the holidays, prepare for New Year’s Eve and take the time to sit back with our friends and family and enjoy a little well-deserved rest. Unfortunately, it’s also the ideal period to become lazy and spend most of our time laying on the bed. Instead of wasting time, a better idea would be to take advantage of every free moment you have and use it to finish up on the more pressing matters.
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The KonMari Dorm is Accepting Roomates

How to use Marie Kondo’s method of tidying up to make dorm-room magic happen
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Dorm Room Essentials Checklist

Gear up to move out knowing you have everything you need
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5 Tips for a Good Night's Sleep in Your Dorm Room

Surviving Night Time in a Shared Setting Is Easier Than You Think
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How to Start a Business in College (Tips + Infographic!)

Ask the founders of Reddit, ModCloth, or even Insomnia Cookies – there’s no better time to build your brand than as an undergrad! Your college campus is the ideal place to brainstorm, produce, and promote your million-dollar idea. If you’re serious about getting your feet wet as a young entrepreneur, this is the best chance you’ll get to learn and experiment. We’re ready if you are. Here’s how to turn your biggest, scariest, and wildest daydream into a real-life business venture.

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