Everyone needs a good pick-me-up when it comes to pre-semester motivation. Whether they find it in a good cup of coffee or in a book, everyone knows that inspiration is found where you look for it. Here are 15 quotes to help ease the process of finding your motivation. 1. "Do what you have to… Continue reading 15 Quotes to Inspire Your Semester
If you aren't already aware, and that isn't an easy thing to be, the term "studygram" comes from the mashing of the words "study" and "Instagram." In other words, a "studygram" is an Instagram account dedicated solely to all things education (or tries to be, anyway). These accounts are run by students of all ages,… Continue reading 10 Reasons Why Studygram Is Literally The Best
You've all heard the saying: messy bed, messy head. This, of course, is referring to the fact that you should make your bed in the morning if you want to have an organized and productive day. This applies to studying as well. Before you do anything with regard to studying, you must make your environment less messy.… Continue reading Messy Bed, Messy Head: The Importance of Clearing Your Head Before You Start Studying
You've lasted through 5 months of exams, assignments, sleepless nights, caffeine overloads, probably some drinking, a LOT of crying, and stressing eating. Your healthy habits have gone to the wayside. Your hair is probably a week unwashed. BUT, you have taken your exams, and you have passed them (or failed them). What now? What do… Continue reading The Semester is Over…Now What?
Everyone asks, "Sarah: how do you manage to get everything you want to do done during the day?" The answer I want to give is, "I don't suck, that's why." But, alas, that is a lie. I do suck. Especially in April and November. I'm human, so I do things like procrastinate, whine about my… Continue reading How Do I Manage to Do The Things I Want to Do?
Community college is much more than just "junior college" or a gateway to the university.
Over the past couple of weeks, I've really started to work with VSCO, a photo editing app. This app can really do wonders for your photos, and recently I've been really "cooling" my photos down with the P5 filter. This filter happens to be my favorite, and below I'll show you why: As you can… Continue reading Inspiration Week May 1-May 7
If you're like me, you're always looking for a new way of studying that will allow you to get more done in a little amount of time. Guess what? It doesn't always work out that way.
I love to post photos of my study spaces and layouts on my Instagram and Tumblr. Here are some of my favorites from this week: My big theme lately is blue and green (but mostly blue). I bought a fake plant to put in my images, and so far it is working out really… Continue reading Some Inspiration for the Work Week
I've said it before, and I'll say it again: our generation (and generations before) have taken the aspect of "education" out of the term "higher education" and replaced it with a false sense of belonging. Now, I'm not, to say the least, attempting to turn you off from college. College is an absolutely wonderful experience… Continue reading Don’t Let Television Tell The Story of College