All posts tagged "advice"

  • College cliches: what they are and how to avoid them

    By Naomi Deeds– Whether this is your first time in college, or you are nearing graduation, college clichés surround us. Here’s how to deal with the most common of them. Getting mad at the professor for a bad grade....

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • “I Think I Can, I Think I Can…”

    By: Kristen Lotze   Half of the semester may be over, but we can’t breathe a sigh of relief just yet. This can be a stressful time for students with mid-terms, meetings with advisors, registering for Spring...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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  • Dear Freshmen: having a successful interview

    By Tyler Mercer– Getting the job has become more and more difficult as the years have passed. The amount of education employers require and the skill of networking we should all strive to possess have increased significantly....

    • Posted April 16, 2013
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  • Dear Freshmen: good bye dorm, hello mom

    By Tyler Mercer– This time last year, I was wrapping up my freshmen year of college and it had simply flown by me. I was not prepared to give up all the fun I was having to...

    • Posted April 10, 2013
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  • Let’s talk money: Financial adviser Rachel Cruze helps college students set goals and avoid debt

    By Wesley Kerrick– Rachel Cruze is the daughter of financial guru Dave Ramsey and is on staff with his Nashville-based organization, Lampo Group LLC. She speaks at schools, community events and churches throughout the country. Through email,...

    • Posted April 9, 2013
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  • Dear Freshman: Tips on finding a match

    By Tyler Mercer– There are certain things to remember when it comes time to pick a new roommate again: the obvious questions about where you’ll be living and who will bring what in terms of electronics and...

    • Posted April 3, 2013
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  • Dear Freshmen: Make a schedule for success

    By Tyler Mercer– The dream class schedule would be a schedule where I had no classes and instead had quality time with my bed and a few good Netflix movies. Unfortunately, there aren’t many universities who will...

    • Posted March 27, 2013
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  • Dear Freshman: prepare to be advised

    By Tyler Mercer– The majority of the people I met my freshmen year, the ones who were older than me anyway, would always ask me if I had been misled by an advisor yet. They used a...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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  • Dear Freshmen: Social media and your boss

    By Tyler Mercer–  Almost every person in college has both a Facebook and Twitter account. For those of you who don’t have one or the other, or both: congratulations. Your dedication is amazing, and I simply can’t...

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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  • This Feb. 14, love yourself

    By Laura Azahar– Namaste U of L students — the day of love and affection is not just for couples. Students can show some love for themselves by participating in a heart healthy exercise on Thursday, Feb....

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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