What to do the Summer Before College

The few months before you leave for college is a very exciting time. There is a lot of anticipation as you prepare to move to a new place, meet new friends and start a new life. I have put together a list of a few important things to do in your summer before college to…

What is Homecoming at the University of Cincinnati?

Homecoming is an annual event that takes place at the University of Cincinnati. It is an event where Alumni and students come together mostly dressed in black and red. Different organizations and clubs come together to welcome thousands of alumni. Homecoming is defined on Wikipedia as “the tradition of welcoming back former students and members…

What I Learned in my Freshman Year of College

Freshman year of college is a very exciting time. You are meeting lots of new friends, living out of home for the first time and learning new things in your college classes. I had so much fun in my Freshman year; it is a time in my life that I will never forget. I wanted…

10 Tips: How to Study for an Exam

There are a variety of different studying techniques but these are some of the effective by various students. One of the best ways to prepare for an exam is to start preparing early. Procrastination is a really easy thing to do especially when it comes to reading and preparing for tests and usually students start…

Places to Visit in Cincinnati

Cincinnati is known as the Queen city due to the rapid growth of the population into the 1800s. Cincinnati has a lot of historical and fun places to visit and to have good memories. All of these places are located not too far from the University of Cincinnati. Here are just a few recommendations: 1….

Getting Organized: Tips for the First Week of College Classes

The first week of college classes can be a little stressful. It is a new environment with different expectations and lots of new faces. Luckily, UC is a very friendly and welcoming environment and students are well looked after in their first week of classes. Here are some of my tips to help make it…