1. Setting Yourself Up For A Successful Rest Of The Semester

    This is it. We’ve finally arrived at the end of November, and sure enough, December is right around the corner. The final academic push — appropriately known as “finals” — is looming over your shoulder, and if you’re like most stressed out students, then you’re probably already feeling…Read More

  2. Getting The Most Out Of Your Thanksgiving Break This Year

    You’re almost there, Kent State University students! After a long and seemingly nonstop semester described by words like “hectic,” “busy,” and “ramen,” you’re now at a point where you can practically see the light at the end of the proverbial tunnel. It’s a light that says, “Yay,…Read More

  3. Maximizing Your Time During Thanksgiving Break

    After you’ve successfully navigated the pre-Thanksgiving holiday academic frenzy, it’s now time to settle down for some much-deserved rest. You’re not far from the end of the semester! What once seemed like a point very distant in the future is now well within your sights. As your source for a…Read More

  4. Simple Ways To Start Your Day Off On The Right Note

    A rude and abrupt awakening from your phone’s alarm clock may be enough to help you pry your eyes open, but it’s hardly promoting a positive and healthy start to the day. According to a 2014 study about sleepiness among college students, Hershner and Chervin found that “Daytime sleepiness, sle…Read More

  5. In a Halloween Pinch? Here Are Several Last-Minute Costume Ideas

    You promised yourself that you wouldn’t let it happen this year. On October 31st of 2017, rocking what could only be described as the saddest ghost costume of all time (it was a white t-shirt with “boo” written on it with a Sharpie, after all), you made a pledge: “I, student of Kent State Un…Read More

  6. Think Twice Before You Make These Typical Studying Habits

    Trying to get a better understanding of your course material is frustrating and difficult enough on its own. What’s even more frustrating is reading the same paragraph or sentence over and over, spending valuable study time on the same section of content, only to be more confused than you were to …Read More

  7. Quality Brain Food to Help You Study This Semester

    At this point, we’re pretty deep in the academic weeds. It’s well past homecoming season and though we’d like to think that finals are just around the corner, the unfortunate reality is that it’s midterm season and we’re still several weeks out of finishing the semester. If the long nights…Read More