Month: June 2017

Making the Most of Your Summer Before College

You made it past high school graduation! Only the summer lies between you and your first year in a brand new world. Of course, there are countless ways to prepare, which can be overwhelming. So in order to break it down, I’ve come up with three categories that may help simplify your priorities. I’ve also included a few specific examples that I think were important in my own preparation.

Read More

Why I Never Stayed for Spring and Summer Term

When summertime comes around in college, I have a lot of friends who, rather than jumping into an outdoor pool, jump straight into another semester of classes. Seeing so many of my peers give up their summer for the “higher cause” of education, I felt a little guilty in my desire to just sit back and relax. But eventually, I realized that getting ahead doesn’t always require a sacrifice of my summer dreams.

Read More