Tips for how to survive college community bathrooms and etiquette for what to do in those stick situations!

Tips & Etiquette for College Community Bathrooms

Community bathrooms.

Does that phrase make you cringe? Community bathrooms are one of the first things that come to mind when thinking about living in the dorms. There are horror stories about how filthy they can become and the foot fungus that you are bound to get.

Well, I’m here to tell you, community bathrooms really aren’t that bad, I promise!

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6 Tips to Avoid Getting Sick in College

College is all fun and games, until you wind up stressing out too much or overloading your plate and you wind up getting sick. When that inevitable moment happens and you find yourself under the weather, it can be really difficult to get back on track and healthy again. Here are a handful of tips to prevent you from getting sick in college, because it can happen at any time!

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The Ultimate Guide to Working Out in College

As a college student your schedule consists of going to lectures, study group sessions, sorority events, club activities, parties, and work. You’ve got a hectic schedule. Fitness is the last thing you think about when you’re busy juggling your priorities. There’s also no one to tell you to go to P.E. class or to join the school soccer team. This newfound freedom and independence to do whatever you want whenever you want is a blessing and a curse. It’s up to you to make time for exercise.

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How to Conquer the Mid-Semester Slump

Beat the mid-semester slump of college with these awesome college tips and advice!

Ah yes, the dreaded mid-semester slump.

It’s something that seems to affect every college student at some point or another. One week you’re flying high, thinking that you have all of your classes under control, and then BAM! There goes your motivation out the window. If you don’t take action, your grades could suffer and no one wants that to happen!

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How to Avoid the Sophomore Slump

How to avoid the sophomore slump of college and enjoy every moment of your college experience!

Sophomore year is infamous for being the year that college students experience the “slump”. The glitz and glam of freshman year is over. You don’t get welcomed back to school with orientation and a million welcome week events. Classes also get more challenging and sophomores may find themselves taking on more units. They can often feel ignored, unimportant or just plain bored! This can cause them to fall into what is lovingly referred to as the “sophomore slump”.

Here are some tips to make sure to that you make the most of your college years…even your sophomore year!

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An RA’s Guide to Dealing with Roommate Conflict

roommate_newTips from a college RA about how to deal with college roommate conflicts and difficult roommates without going crazy!

As an RA, I have seen my fair share of roommate conflicts. Some of them can get pretty nasty, especially when dealing with freshman girls…yikes! Roommate conflicts are a common and very normal part of college life. Every has them in some form or another. It’s inevitable.

Luckily, if you do find yourself in the midst of a roommate conflict, hope is not lost! There are a lot of things that you can do to peacefully deal with roommate conflicts when they arise.

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