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  • The BEST First Internship Tips

    So you aced the interview(s) and got the internship. Congrats! Now, how do you make the most of your first position? I’ve got some great first internship tips that I caught on to rather quickly that definitely helped me get my current job. It’s all…

  • What I Wish I Knew My Freshman Year

    I can’t believe it’s been four years since I started college. I’ve always loved school and I loved the academics of college. I remember just how excited I was to start! However, looking back, there are some things I wish I knew when I was…

  • Stress Dreams

    It’s that time of year again. Back to school. But for the first time in over 16 years, I’m not at school. Instead, I’m having stress dreams about school. I’m sitting for an exam. It’s American history. I write beautiful answers for the first three…

  • US vs. UK Academics

    What are the differences between US and UK academics you encountered while abroad? I’ve been asked this question by just about everyone I’ve come across at school, so I thought I’d touch upon it here. US vs. UK academics, as I’ve experienced them, are very…

  • Back to School

    I won’t pretend going back to school after being gone for over a year isn’t hard. Sure, my friends are great and I’m enjoying my classes and living situation so far, but it’s really bizarre being back. I’m not even sure where to even begin about…

  • My French “I’ve Made It” Moment

    When I chose to spend a year in London instead of France, I was really worried about how that choice would affect my French. As a French major, it is, not surprisingly, incredibly important to actually be able to speak and write French, and that…

  • 8 Things That Got Me Through Exams

    After over a month of studying for about 8-12 hours a day, I am finally finished with my exams and thus finally finished with my junior year of university. Wow. Where has time gone?? My brain is basically dead and I have never looked forward to a…