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Playlist: The perfect study vibes

Elijah Ewing, Staff Writer // February 24, 2020

With midterms around the corner, this situation happens to me all the time.  After sitting down to read the incredibly dense textbook in front of me, I put on my favorite playlist and start reading....

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Study smarter, not harder

Rachel Reyes // December 7, 2017

The weeks that fall between Thanksgiving and Winter Break are probably the most hectic for students.Knowing how to get through finals week varies for most people, but there are very common preparations...

King Krule- The Ooz

Midterms; After-hours

Sean Martens and Nicole Henson // October 24, 2017

After Hours - Madi Sipes and the Painted Blue - After Hours EP Czech One - King Krule - The OozPrisoner - Ryan Adams - PrisonerNancy From Now On- Father John Misty- Fear FunContinental Breakfast - Kurt...

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Part time worker, full time student

Daisy Dardon // January 29, 2015

My first year in college I struggled financially and it was very stressful. My parents would try to help as much as they could but sometimes it just wasn’t possible. My father even got a second...

Library Etiquette 101

Veronica De La Cruz // December 14, 2014

Finals are coming up, so that means huge crowds of people trying to find spots to study at the library. I usually have long breaks during my schedule, so I can easily say that I spend the majority of my...

Illustration by Rachel Dugo

Sharing tables: it’s OK to say no

Megan Mann // October 10, 2014

I'm sitting in the library attempting to study for a midterm when a random person comes up to my table. "May I sit here?" they ask, their hand placed firmly on one of the chairs, backpack ready...

Students still flock to libraries

Kristina Martinez // April 9, 2014

The library is more than a place for students to go and get books or study. The library serves as a place where all of the distractions of the real world go away.My friends and roommates can get twice...

Classical music aids studying

April 6, 2014

With the end of the semester just around the corner, it's safe to say the homework load's only continuing to pile up.I've found it useful to try different methods of studying to ease some stress off my...

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