http://d3srkhfokg8sj0.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/53/15021NT.jpg
Two students at a party

Are you a social engineer?: 4 ways to use your powers for good

Rate this article and enter to winFeel like hosting a party or event? If so, you’ll play an important role in shaping the social culture of your community. Hosts are the social engineers who...
Man working at desk

How to be really good at getting stuff done, according to science

Rate this article and enter to winAre you determined to quit procrastinating and be more productive this year? Even when you’re motivated, it can be tricky to stick with it—especially once your calendar fills...
man looking stressed

The power of prioritizing: How to prevent overcommitment

Rate this article and enter to winWhen he enrolled at his local community college, James D., a master’s student at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, learned to set boundaries. He was able to work between...
interns working together

5 skills to take away from any job or internship

Rate this article and enter to winYou applied. You interviewed. You’re hired.First of all, congratulations! No matter what kind of job or internship you’ve secured, there are many opportunities to hone your skills and...
Woman stressing out with books

How to manage anxiety for any assignment

Rate this article and enter to winCertain assignments, including final papers, may come with intense emotions, especially if they collide with other obligations at work or at home. According to Dr. Ian Connole, a...
Marijuana banner

Up in smoke: Marijuana laws and why they matter

Rate this article and enter to winWhat is marijuana legalization to you? Is it largely a health issue, a criminal matter, or a question of personal choice? Is medical marijuana a miracle or a...
Man waking up

Stop hitting snooze: How to make the most of your morning

Rate this article and enter to winIn a recent Student Health 101 survey, nearly 40 percent of respondents said they’re naturally “night owls.” At the same time, over 80 percent noted having responsibilities at...
Tobacco

The gritty truth behind cigars and chewing tobacco

Rate this article and enter to winMost people know about the addictive qualities and cancer risks of cigarettes, but what about cigars and chewing tobacco? While these tobacco products are often overshadowed by the...
Kanban board

Ultimate life hack: How to make time work for you

Rate this article and enter to winWe could all use a little help in the get-stuff-done department. What if you had a tool to efficiently manage your workflow—one that’s easy to make and use?...
Technology

Make the most of your day: Using technology to maximize your time

Rate this article and enter to winTechnology is often considered a distraction for college students, especially social media, which has been traditionally considered a “waste of time.” However, technology can help you stay on...