Living College

Six Ways to Develop Emotional Intelligence in College

There’s been a lot of talk about this so called emotional intelligence  recently. So what exactly is it and why is it important?  Essentially, EI is how we perceive and understand what is going on around us emotionally and then choose how to feel, think, and act accordingly. It is the ability to recognize our […]

Hope And Healing 101: How To Recover From Drug Addiction

Once you realize that drug addiction is taxing on your mind and body, it’s time to begin thinking about what steps need to be implemented for the purpose of overcoming the substance abuse issue. If you’re ready to recover from drug addiction so you can lead the life of freedom and fulfillment you deserve, implement […]

Maintaining Your Apartment While On School Breaks

Whether you’re heading off to Daytona Beach for spring break, or back home for Thanksgiving, you’ll want to take some basic precautions to maintain and protect your campus apartment while you’re away. Everything from cleaning your apartment before setting off – rather than having to deal with it when you get back – to asking […]

Creative Ideas for Living Rich Off Campus

For college students who live off campus, expenses can easily become overwhelming. From monthly rent to everyday food and drinks, it’s easy to see why some choose the controlled environment that campus living offers. However, living away from school grounds isn’t necessarily impossible, even for those with the tightest budgets. For those who get creative, […]

How to Stay Safe When You Go to College

Are you starting college soon or have you recently started a college course? This should be the most exciting and enjoyable time of your life. However, things do go wrong for some students and you need to reduce the likelihood of anything bad happening while you’re a student. Below are some tips that will help […]

Lucky 21: What College Kids Should Know About Drinking

Drinking has always been a big part of college campuses and the young adult college experience. No one expects that to go away, but college students need to know that drinking has consequences that can be quite serious. Jail or even death can await those who fail to treat alcohol with the respect it deserves. […]

What College Commuters Should Know about Travel

One of the first decisions you will have to make after joining college is whether you will commute or live on-campus. Regardless of the choice to which you are inclined, it is important you make an informed decision. If you choose to be a commuter, familiarize yourself with the experience. You can also find ways […]

How to Use Technology to Enhance Your Lectures

There was a time not long ago when lectures were strictly personal affairs; if you didn’t attend the lecture in person, there was no way of ever seeing it again. That is no longer the case. With technology, not only do you not have to be present to view a lecture, but you don’t even […]

5 Tips for College Students Suffering from Anorexia

If you are a college student who is currently suffering from an eating disorder, you should know that you are not alone, even though it might feel that way sometimes. A whopping 20 percent of college students either have or have had an eating disorder. Luckily, there is help out there. These are a few […]