June is Men’s Health Month, and this week (6/12 - 6/18) is International Men’s Health Week! According to Menshealthmonth.org, one of the main goals of Men’s Health Week is, “to increase the physical and mental health of men so that they can live fuller and happier lives.” In the spirit of that, here are some … Continue reading Men’s Health Week
An inevitable part of student life, stress can easily get in the way of a successful semester. However, RIT has a number of resources in place to help combat that stress. Whether you need to voice your opinion or are struggling with your co-op search, there’s someone ready to help you. FoodShare Center According to … Continue reading Stay stress-free at RIT
Visit the Academic Support Center If you find yourself having trouble with a particular course topic, and can’t seem to grasp the overall concept, a trip to the Academic Support Center (ASC) may be worthwhile. Rochester Institute of Technology’s Academic Support Center provides assistance to members of our student body in a variety of ways. … Continue reading 8 Ways To Manage Your Time Effectively
As spring begins to roll around, our team here at Behind the Bricks encourages you to engage in spring cleaning! With endless consignment shops always looking for donations, it’s time to get rid of the things that have been sitting in the back of your closet for the past few months. Donate to a Consignment … Continue reading It’s Time for Spring Cleaning!
Saving money in college is something that doesn’t come easily. Textbooks, groceries, and other expenses quickly add up. To help you manage the costs of attending school, I have created a list of ways you can spend less, and save more. Bring your own mug to coffee shops on campus Did you know that if … Continue reading 11 Tips and Tricks to Saving Cash as an RIT Student
We’ve all been there. A new calendar year rolls around, and after a few weeks you’ve gotten sidetracked from the health and fitness resolutions you originally planned to achieve. Don’t worry, we’re only week three into the spring semester, and our team here at Behind the Bricks is ready to help you get back on … Continue reading New Semester, New You!
As a third year student, there are quite a few phrases you listen to on repeat. “It’s due today, but I haven’t started it yet.” “Why is it snowing in April?!?” “Where’s the free pizza?” But one of the most common phrases I hear is, “Man, did I get fat. What happened?” Left and right … Continue reading Working My Butt Off