5 alternatives to your regular playlist for studying 

Listening to contemporary hits while studying can be very distracting. But complete silence can be exhausting. So here are five alternatives as you get ready for Finals.

4 reasons to stop cramming for exams

By Rachel Simpson*** Many students struggle with time management in college as their busy class schedules and challenging assignments create a never-ending grind. In response, college students often make a habit of cramming – the popular study method of trying to learn all information in a short amount of time right before the exam takes […]

5 reasons studying late at night is a good idea

If you step into an undergrad campus around midterms or finals, it’s not at all uncommon to find students up at all hours. While some may take a well-rounded and considerably healthier approach to studying, there are others who prefer to study 24/7. But students who prefer to study at night are onto something. This […]

4 things NOT to do at the library

Tests, papers and projects, oh my! School is back in session, and it’s time to get serious about those studies, so where better to concentrate than the library? If you do not know how to conduct yourself in public places of learning, you should brush up on these general rules of library etiquette. One thing that […]

11 ways to survive the end of the semester in spite of a hurricane evacuation

. October is always a hectic month for College of Charleston students as midterms come way too fast and right in the middle of the best weather. But when a hurricane hits the coast and school is cancelled, well, that makes preparing for midterms and staying on track for finals even tougher than usual When […]

9 reasons that enchanting tale of ‘College’ is misleading  

It’s a common story to tell America’s youth that college will be the best four years of their lives. Movies have been made about the ravishing college experience where the only problem the main character faces is whether he will get a kiss from the shy nerd who magically becomes beautiful as soon as her […]