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Job Interview 101: Best Outfits for Different Industries

Your job interview is coming up and you have no idea what to wear? Don’t panic because we’re here to help you out! Here are four best job interview outfits appropriate for different industries, so keep on reading, check them out, and get down to business right away! Business casual for a career in marketing […]

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Making Friends at Your New Home Away From Home

Going away for college takes a lot of guts. You are leaving behind everything you know, and going to an unfamiliar place where you probably don’t know a single person!   It’s not an easy thing to do; at first, you are going to miss your friends and family. But with the right attitude, you […]

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Nipping Homesickness In The Bud When Starting College

Most high schoolers can’t wait to graduate and enjoy the independence that comes with going off to college, but don’t be surprised if you find that a few weeks into your course, you start to miss home! A study by the UCLA Higher Education Institute found that 49% of first years feel lonely, isolated, and […]

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Having Fun at College While Achieving Academically

Even if college is a pivotal milestone in a person’s life, where you succumb to many challenges and where you have to deal with various obstacles, it can still be a fun journey. Okay, you need to be diligent and responsible, to study and finish all the task thoroughly, but there is no reason not […]

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Should You Join Greek Life?

Every year, new college freshmen have hundreds of decisions to make. These decisions can range from very minor things, including “what should one actually wear on the first day of college?” to very important things, such as “what am I going to major in?” Among these important and often difficult decisions is whether or not […]

Will Wearing Current Trends Change Our Personal Style?

Fashion is a strange blend of widely popular, and extremely personal. It’s constantly changing and shifting, bringing new things to the table, new trends to try, new rules to obey. And yet, fashion doesn’t work unless you break the rules and stay true to yourself despite the barrage of fads, microseasons, and magazines shouting at […]

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Benefits Of Living Off Campus

Living on your own is one of the biggest changes that comes with your first year of college. Leaving the security and predictability of your parents’ home is an important step you need to take on the road to becoming a full-fledged adult. For many freshmen, that means moving into the dorms. Yet although dorm […]