Category: Columns

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Enjoy your free time

As the summer approaches, a familiar nervous feeling creeps into my brain. I suffer from free time induced anxiety, and while this might sound unfathomably ridiculous, it’s...

Students studying for their final. (Jamii/signpost)

5 ways to survive finals

Finals. One of the words that drives fear and panic in college students everywhere. Finals are often associated with cramming, late nights, caffeine overload and sleep deprivation....

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Say yes to saying no

Imagine it’s late Friday afternoon at the office, and you’re just about to leave when your boss comes in with a huge stack of papers. She proceeds...

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Dealing with disappointment

When I was a kid there was nothing I dreaded more than hearing my parents say, “We’re not mad. We’re just disappointed in you.” Even as a kid,...