7 Brands With Meaningful Mission Statements

Story by Veronica Baas It can be pretty satisfying to leave a store having just bought something you’re really excited to take home. When you invest in brands committed to giving back to the community or to saving the…

College Care Packages Made Easy With Love Grow Bloom

Thank you Love Grow Bloom for sponsoring this post. Get $10 off your first box with the code FIRSTBOX10! Everyone tries to tell you how challenging your college years can be, but the thought never really sinks in until…

College Application Essay Tips: How to Stand Out

Whether you’re a high school senior or an adult learner who is interested in going back to school, odds are that you are going to be required to complete a college application essay. Oftentimes, this is the one chance…

10 Need-to-Know Tips for Students Traveling on a Budget

When wanderlust strikes, it’s nearly impossible to shake. Your soul grows restless; you need to get out there. Can you hear the beaches of Thailand calling your name? Maybe you spend your 8am lecture daydreaming about Patagonia. There’s so…

Are Online College Classes Harder than In-Person Classes?

I often hear people ask the question: Are online college classes harder than the traditional in-person classes that can be taken on physical campuses? For some reason, there is this stigma that online college classes are easier. I can…