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Surviving College 101: Tackling the Freshmen 15

Surviving College 101: Tackling the Freshmen 15

Whitney Tyrrell, Writer

July 23, 2014


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One of the biggest fears that most college students face is the freshmen 15. What with the sudden change in lifestyle, fast food is cheap, late night pizza orders, and even binge drinking. How does one avoid the freshman 15? If someone does get the awful burden of weight gain how does one work it off?...

Surviving College 101: Balancing School and Work

Surviving College 101: Balancing School and Work

Jackson Miller, Staff Editor

July 9, 2014


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Money is a great thing to have, but getting it takes a lot of work, and sometimes that work can get I the way of more important things, like school. The important thing that needs to be addressed is that trying to go to school and balance work is difficult and cannot be done with the work of just one...

Surviving College 101: Balancing School with Parenting

Surviving College 101: Balancing School with Parenting

Stephanie Rietz, Reporter

June 25, 2014


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Going to college and furthering your education is the ideal move for a high school graduate, but what about those who are considered "Non-Traditional Students"? The majority of these students are people who are balancing school and parenting together to better their lives. Imagine trying to study for...

Surviving College 101: I Wanna Go Home!

Surviving College 101: I Wanna Go Home!

Karly Liska, Reporter

June 11, 2014


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“Hey Mom, it’s me again.  Yeah, I know I just talked to you two hours ago but I thought I should call you and let you know I’m still alive.  Isn’t that nice of me?  No, I don’t miss you, I just—just—I wanna go home!” Does this conversation sound familiar?  It probably does b...

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