You walk into a new lecture class for the semester. You take out your laptop, open up a brand new Google Doc and you get ready to take notes. Then the professor walks in and tells everyone to put their devices away - in this class all notes have to be handwritten. Yes, it sucks, … Continue reading What’s the Deal with Handwriting?
Winter is upon us. Whether you’re a Rochester native, sitting around knowing it’s only going to get colder and snowier, or whether this is your first time seeing snow, the winter can be a time where going outside feels like the most daunting task in the world. It’s cold, it’s wet, it’s dark - bleh … Continue reading Embracing Winter: Winter Activities to Check Out Around ROC
The F word. No, probably not what you’re thinking. Finals. Yes, it’s true. The most dreaded time of the year, for college studentsat least, is finally upon us. And whether you’re refusing to leave bed in denial of what is to come, or you have already made color-coded flash cards for all your exams, we can all … Continue reading Prepping for finals season
So if you have spent any time around RIT’s campus or ventured into Global Village, it’s likely that you have heard about or seen Shop One. Let’s be honest though, how many times have you just walked right past it thinking it’s probably not your type of store. Here are our top three reasons why Shop … Continue reading 3 reasons why Shop One is cooler than you think
It’s getting colder outside. Exams are just around the corner. Staying under the covers with a great book or movie and a warm beverage sounds like just about the perfect escape from all the end-of-semester worries. And since this year Thanksgiving shared the date with National Espresso Day, we thought it would be the perfect … Continue reading National Espresso Day
So you’re living away at college now and you have this person living with you. Whether you grew up sharing a room with your siblings or you’re used to having your own room, if you’re like most people, this is the first time you have shared such close quarters with someone who is essentially a … Continue reading 5 Tips for Dealing with your Roommate
I love planning. No, really - nothing makes me feel more accomplished, more safe, than the feeling of having my schedule completely filled out, so that I know what to do every hour of every day. Does that make me a bit of a control freak? Yes, it probably does. Now if all of that … Continue reading Breaking your routine | Writer’s Cut