Tag Archives: freshman

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#Friends, #Running, #Peanut Butter and @Healthywaysfordays

When we found Rachel Wolfson, founder of @healthywaysfordays, we knew we found a true She’s Fit To Lead inspiration.  This is food porn that your body and soul will thank you for.  As Rachel says, “I’ve never met a problem that could not be solved by friends, running or generous spoonfuls of peanut butter.”  Neither have we.  Read […]

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Dear Freshman Self, It’s Almost Time For Second Semester!

Dear Freshman You, Congratulations, you just finished your first semester of college! First off, I give you a lot of claps because that is a huge accomplish from the start. I know stepping foot inside your first class, you were a nervous wreck, but, I can see that you are a natural now. Now, resting […]

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Celebrating Women With LVLY

Laura DiFrancesco and Melissa Larkin are on a mission – “creating a network of women to face our greatest challenges in life: getting out of bed on a cold morning, and then conquering the world!” Through LVLY (livelvly.com and @livelvly on Instagram), these “good souls, animal lovers, doers and dreamers” have created an exciting, fun […]

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How to Stay on Top of Your Game This Semester

With the start of a new school year upon us, the stress of new classes and getting back into the swing of things can be quite overwhelming. Here are a few proven tips to stay on top of your game this semester: Make Goals This can be as simple as promising yourself to make it […]

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Dear Freshman: Advice From a Recent Grad

Dear College Freshman, If you didn’t just move in or aren’t in the process right now, then move in day is just a few weeks away. Now that you have graduated high school, it’s time to see what this next big milestone in your life is all about. This time in your life is so exciting. […]

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You DON’T Have to Know the Answer

When you make that decision to go to college – or not to – you make a decision about your future, and the most infuriating question it seems every young person must answer, immediately after making this decision is; “what do you want to do?” As someone who is both an inherent perfectionist and a […]

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Trying to be a little more Independent

With Independence Day quickly approaching, the word independence really has been on my mind.  I have always had iniative when it came to school or work, but I want to focus more on independence in everyday things. I really rely on my friends to go do things with, and I sometimes feel like I miss […]

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What I’ve Learned Since High School

With my college graduation date approaching, I can’t help but reflect on what I’ve learned from my four years as a pseudo-adult. Here’s a year-by-year breakdown: Freshmen Year Academically: Read your assignments. While high school essays and tests largely covered what was discussed in class, this is not the case for college papers or exams. […]

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Looking Back on the First Year

Before I came to college, I heard rumors that made me scared to leave home, regardless of the fact that I was moving only about 30 miles north. Recently, I was asked if I felt any different having almost completed my first year of college, and it really made me think, “Well, yes. I don’t […]

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How to Choose The Perfect Roommate

First off, congrats! If you’re reading this, I’m assuming you’re going to college. That’s rad. Soon enough, you’ll be invited by some eager freshman to join your class’s roommate search Facebook group. Don’t be alarmed if you get it fairly soon there really are some eager students out there who want to get things done […]