Will you study abroad? Breaking down the costs, the programs and the benefits

To many, simply moving away to attend a four-year university a few hours away from home is a hard step. But imagine if the university was more than two or three hours away—it’s in a different country, surrounded by a different culture thousands of miles from where you call home. This thought, while scary to […]

Avoiding the dreaded Freshman 15

Everyone has heard of the “Freshman 15.” Those 15 unwanted pounds seem inevitable to new college students. With pizza and ice cream seemingly around every corner in the cafeterias, it may seem that there is no way to avoid weight gain.  But never fear—with basic nutrition knowledge and a little will power, not everyone has […]