How To Stay Connected On Campus as a Commuter

I am a commuter student at ASU and ever since I began my undergrad, I have felt some weird separation from university life. I’ve been both an on and off-campus student now and I can definitely say that there is a difference when you live on campus vs when you live off campus.

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5 Apps to Save You Money In College

It can be so hard to save money in college, but here are five apps that can help you save money in college!

At some point in your college career you’re bound to feel like your bank account has hit a balance of $0. Now-and maybe for the first time- you are truly responsible for handling your own bank accounts. Regardless of the source of income (working full time over the summer or a check from your parents here and there), we all have felt overwhelmed from the never-ending costs that college presents us. Budgets help– maybe? Let’s be honest with ourselves: you could easily completely blow the money you had budgeted for gas and eyebrow threading on the purse that was “a big steal”. It would be a lot easier if there were ways to automatically save us money; ones we might not even have to think about. Lucky for you, I’ve found 5 great apps that are going to start saving you money NOW.

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How to Maintain a Healthy Long Distance Relationship in College

Two years ago at this time, I remember frantically typing every combination of words equivalent to “can long distance in college work” into a Google search bar and feeling my stomach sink as every article and forum turned me to the answer I didn’t want to hear: no.

Now, halfway through college, I’ve made it my own little mission to give a glimmer of hope to the next generation of students using the Google search engine to answer life’s biggest questions. I want them to find a yes rather than no, because all hope is not lost! Here are my tips for maintaining a healthy long distance relationship.

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How to Overcome Shyness in College

College is a time to meet new people. Some students love the opportunity to start fresh with a new group of friends, but others cringe at the thought of having to build new friendships from scratch. It’s totally normal to be nervous about approaching new people, especially during your first semester. Here are some times to help you break the ice with your new peers.

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10 Life Skills You Should Know Before Graduating College

Every college graduate should know these life skills! #college

For most people, college graduation is the official entry into REAL adulthood (not that fake one when you turned 18). College is a great time to learn some essential life skills, before taking that final plunge into adulthood. Unfortunately, most of these skills aren’t taught in the classroom; they have to be learned through real life experiences.

Here’s some skills that I think every college graduate should know & some resources to help you learn them!

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How to Survive Your Desk Job Like A Boss

Even if you love your job, work can still be a little dull, especially if you're stuck at a desk all day. Luckily, there are some things that you can do to perk up your day!

This summer, I am working my first full-time job as a receptionist. Although I will be returning to my role as a full-time college student in the fall, it has actually been quite fun to get a glimpse into the “grown-up” world that is in my near future.However, I am experiencing some of the not-so-fun parts of working at a desk…like leg cramps and fatigue (#firstworldproblems).

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