10 Tips to Enjoy Christmas Abroad
Christmas is just around the corner, the streets are filled with festive lights and TV ads won’t let us forget it’s time to spend money on presents for our loved ones.
We are expected to go home and stay with our families, but what are we supposed to do when we can’t make it? The semester is about to finish and the reality that we are going to have to stay abroad for Christmas is unavoidable, but it isn’t the end of the world. You are going to experience Christmas in a new way and you should be excited! Not everyone will be able to experience this, so take advantage of it.
Here are our 10 tips to enjoy Christmas abroad:
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Tips to help students make the most out of their study sessions
College can seem like a lot sometimes, especially if you’re a student athlete. The constant juggling act of balancing class, practice, home work, and a social life can sometimes spiral out of control. Who even has time to study anymore? We’ve created a list of the 5 best study hacks to prevent having a break down during finals week this upcoming semester and optimize the time you do spend studying. Continue Reading…
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