Posts Tagged ‘college life’

As children, we’re told about George Washington’s lying, lumberjack ways and his set of wooden chops. The best part about these facts is that’s exactly what they’re not—there’s no proof for any of them. Out of 44 presidents, the following are probably some of the most well-known. What you didn’t learn about as a kid […]

Lacking desire to do the things you have to? Listen to music. With a new semester comes a new low in your motivation level. How can you possibly sit through another “get-to-know your classmates” game, let alone finish another semester full of homework, tests and lectures delivered in a Ben-Stein-like monotone? The power of music, […]

A totally practical five step plan to keep your house warm this winter Do you feel a deep, encompassing coldness emanating from your solar plexus, leaving you numb, blurring your days into a grey-washed month? Do you sit in a state of panic beside your thermostat, knowing you could end it all with a (very […]

Holiday Drinking

Here to help you ease the pain Let’s face it: not everybody loves the holidays. In fact, for some it’s the worst time of the year. But have no fear: the alcohol recipes are here! Celebrate with these delicious (21 and up only) drinks to make your holiday season just a little less terrible.   […]

Commuting in the snow is hard! Here are some winter woes from other Spartans to make your own falls feel less embarrassing Traveling across a 5,200-acre campus and navigating through 50,000-plus bodies is a challenge in itself. Adding wind, snow and ice to the mix can make the necessary trek even more tolling. Whether you […]