Is Study Abroad for You?

Whether you want to explore the culture of a new country or just travel to a new place for a few months, studying abroad may be an opportunity you want to take advantage of during your time at college. Unfortunately, the processing of applying to and making the most of your study abroad experience is not as simple as choosing a country and packing your bag.

Why You Should Polish Your Excel Skills This Summer

We’ve all been there: when rattling off skills in a resume, we go down the list: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint, and the infamous… Microsoft Excel. The truth is, many of us are not the experts we can claim to be, and if you see all that Excel has to offer, you might be inclined to agree. Utilizing Excel in its entirety can make painstaking tasks easier and much more convenient. 

The Mental Health Crisis in the Ivy league

The Ivy League seems like an unattainable, glorious dream; having unimaginable resources that would allow you to explore interests and passions, engaging in riveting conversation with bright peers, learning useful skills for a fulfilling career. While there are multiple famous alumni that come from these schools, a lot of the mental strain that comes with the Ivy is swept under the rug since it is a given when attending these top schools.

Title IX: Higher Education and Sexual Violence

I thought a lot about the way I wanted to structure this article, especially with a topic that is very personal to me. As we all continue to fight for the Black Lives Matter movement, I have also seen an uprising of people bringing a light to other societal issues as they become more passionate in the idea of changing the world we live in. With that in mind, I want to write about sexual violence on college campuses. Sexual violence ranges from stalking to rape. Many times people invalidate their experiences because it is not rape, but where there is no consent, there is sexual violence.

How language shapes the way we think | Lera Boroditsky

A different language is a different vision of life-Federico Fellini Language is so powerful that it is able to alter our worldview. It affects what we decide to focus on, and that influences our experience and thoughts. The language you speak changes and manipulates what you are able to conjure up and think about, including … Continue reading How language shapes the way we think | Lera Boroditsky