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De-Stress with Yoga During Finals

Posted on 13 May 2015 by

Are you stressed out during finals? Doing some simple yoga poses during finals is a healthy and useful way to de-stress. These yoga poses only take about 3 minutes and 30 seconds to do, so you can fit them into your busy,busy day. One yoga pose you can do is a variation on Tadasana (Mountain […] Continue Reading…

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Meditation: A Tool for Coping With the Hectic Life of a Student

Posted on 12 May 2015 by

Let’s get this out of the way now.   I’m no meditation guru. In fact, I regrettably don’t even meditate every day. Instead, I am simply someone who has experienced the positive effects of this age old tool of relaxation and self discovery. You may have heard of these effects yourself, and, in fact, it’s very […] Continue Reading…

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Posted on 08 December 2014 by

This time of the semester can be particularly stressful for students.   You have major projects due, final exams looming, and holiday preparations and shopping to contend with, as well as your usual work and family obligations.  Some of you are juggling parenting, marriages, or relationships with your school life as well. In our special #worksforme […] Continue Reading…

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Coping with End of Semester Stress

Posted on 07 December 2014 by

It’s that time of the semester again–deadlines are approaching, and finals are coming faster than we all realize. Upcoming deadlines can be very scary and if you’re like me, just thinking about them makes your stomach knot and your palms sweaty. The best thing to do is get organized. Having an agenda helps because you […] Continue Reading…

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The Price Tag on Friendship

Posted on 07 December 2014 by

This time of the year amidst snow flurries, Christmas lights, and the sharp scent of pine trees in the air comes expectations for gift giving. While relationships aren’t based on material items more than any other time, there’s a strong sense of providing a token of appreciation to those who are closest to you and […] Continue Reading…

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Time Flies When You Feel Grounded

Posted on 07 December 2014 by

Eight hour work shifts, ten page papers due by midnight, and a badgering girlfriend who wants to watch half-priced movies on a Tuesday night. Start the coffee pot because it’s going to be a long night. How does one balance all of this out? I was a troubled person asking this same question at a […] Continue Reading…

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7 Steps to Writing your Paper on a Tight Deadline

Posted on 07 December 2014 by

By this time of the semester, there’s a 99% chance that you’ve Googled “How to stop procrastinating” about a million times. Of course you’ll never really implement those strategies, not in the near future anyway. Oh, and remember that eight-page paper from the beginning of the semester? It’s due tomorrow! This has happened to everyone […] Continue Reading…

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“I Have a Life!”

Posted on 07 December 2014 by

“I have a life!” is often the complaint of many students who are stressed out about juggling school with a career, children, or a relationship. Instead of whining about your problems and feeling offended when professors don’t give you special treatment, take into consideration that you are not alone. The person on your right could […] Continue Reading…

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Oh No! What To Get?

Posted on 07 December 2014 by

We’ve all faced a similar problem one year or another, and that is the gift giving process for the holiday.  We scour the malls, department stores, and outlets just to find that one all inspiring gift.  Then when we feel like we’ve found the perfect gift, we realize that whomever already has that.  Now, it’s […] Continue Reading…

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End of The World? Darn These Finals

Posted on 07 December 2014 by

If you’re like me, you are at the same point I am, balancing work, school, family, friends, and other promises that you may have to fulfill. Believe me, I know how you’re feeling. You’re exhausted and may want to give up on some things, but I’m here to tell you that you shouldn’t do that. […] Continue Reading…