HOW TO USE YOUR PAIN TO FUEL YOUR DREAM.

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful break. I had such an amazing time back in Vietnam. Now I’m back at LMU and I already have homework 🙁 This post isn’t exactly in line with the whole “new year, new me” kind of blog post. In fact this blog post has nothing … Continue Reading

HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY USE YOUR COLLEGE WEEKENDS

Massive parties, hanging out with friends and leaving homework until Sunday. While that sounds like a lot of fun but in reality it could leave you even more stressed out. I feel like there is this pressure in college to stay on track with school while keeping up with social life. In fact, with how … Continue Reading

HOW TO TALK TO YOUR PROFESSOR

  Whether in person or via email talking to your professor is quintessential and part of student life. If you don’t talk to your professors, you should really start. There are so many reasons why you should talk to your professor (in my opinion) : Don’t waste time struggling with class content and you can … Continue Reading

5 WAYS TO STAY POSITIVE IN COLLEGE

It’s not always easy to stay positive during college. Adjusting to new schedules, professors and meeting deadlines can be emotionally, physically and mentally taxing. I went from community college to LMU, so believe me I’ve encountered many stressful times, where being positive was the LAST THING on my mind. However, I’ve figured out ways to … Continue Reading

I’M A FIRST-GENERATION COLLEGE STUDENT.

My parents do not have a history of higher education, I am the first. One dropped out and the other did not have financial resources to attend. So what is a first-generation college student? First- generation college student is when neither of your parents have a college degree or post-secondary education. (definition varies depending on … Continue Reading

MEET REBECCA, OWNER OF DEFENSE ABILITY!

A fun surprise for you all today! Rebecca from Defense-ability Women’s Self Defense Training is here on the blog to talk about safety on college campus. I have taken her self-defense course in the past and I was so impressed with how experienced Rebecca was in this field. Rebecca was extremely informative and I came out … Continue Reading