The Orion

Finish schoolwork early, reclaim Sundays

Finish schoolwork early, reclaim Sundays

Miles Inserra

March 30, 2015

College students practice high school habits when it comes to homework on the weekends. As long as Sunday remains a designated catchup day after a weekend of procrastination, Sunday will always be drag. Like clockwork, most students bury all thoughts of school deep in their subconscious the...

Deadline dread’s vicious circle

Alyssa Dunning

December 13, 2014

I've been writing for The Orion this entire semester, and still I waited until the last minute to write this article. I really do try to be on top of my assignments, but it just never seems to work out. I am typing this the day it is due. I have done the dishes, played with my cats and done la...

Better to shut up than one-up.

Alyssa Dunning

September 29, 2014

The trend of one-upping one another is annoying, more annoying than any other trend. It's Tuesday morning and I am exhausted. Although it is my own fault for procrastinating, I had to work on a paper until two in the morning. After three cups of coffee I am still struggling to keep my eyes open. I ...

Finding productivity in procrastination

Finding productivity in procrastination

Valerie Teegardin

March 5, 2014

Targeted as a roadblock to success needing to be demolished, procrastination has been tied to laziness and wasted time. It's a slacker's defining quality. If it's so bad, then why does college continue to breed procrastinators by the thousands? I think it's because the skill of slacking, if mastered corre...

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