Student Orientation Leaders & Why You Should Become One!

Every summer, before the school year begins, the University of Cincinnati offers a welcoming program called New Student Orientation. This program aims to help new students transitioning smoothly to UC, where they will call home for the next 4-5 years. Student Orientation Leaders ( aka SOLs ) are the student leaders of this program. And…

Downstream Chemical Engineer Co-op Experience at BP

Last spring semester, I worked at BP Whiting Refinery as a Process Safety Engineer Co-op, and it has been such an extraordinary experience. My past 16 weeks were devoted to working on three big projects with three different asset teams: Process Safety, Process Management, and Automation. Though my friends who have done a co-op rotation…

Tips for Living on Campus

Hello guys, congratulations on being accepted at the University of Cincinnati, you should all be proud of yourselves. It has been a long and unexpected journey for all of you but you have made it! I guess the next question is “what’s next?” I was very encouraged to see your enthusiasm and excitement to come…

How to get a Driver’s License in the State of Ohio

As a first-year college student, I get to experience most of the on-campus benefits since I live in a dorm. However, I have realized that having a car in the United States would be beneficial for me since I can have a means of transportation to go literally any where and one of the biggest…

American Slang

The most interesting part of the communication in any culture. This blog is about some of American slang words/phrases that people use in the US. Youngsters use a lot of slang words in order to make the conversation simpler between each other while making it hard for people whose language is not English… Slang doesn’t…