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…

A Few Days in the Life of an Arabic/Biology Student Back Home 

Every college student’s schedule is different; whether that is because of personal, professional, extracurricular, or even extra academic commitments that distinguish students from one another. Amongst these contrasts, the core similarities lie in the curriculum of the major being looked at.  I am going to give you a little insight into what my typical week…

How to Dress for Success

One of the most important factors that doesn’t have to be overshadowed when planning to go to career fair or an interview is dressing up appropriately, therefore here’s the widely discussed topic: How to dress for success? During my first year at UC, I have been to the “How to dress for success” event, where…

College Essentials for After You Arrive in the USA

Hey there! Today, I’m here with the topic of essential items that a student needs to purchase after they move into their residence halls. Most of the time, you (as a student) are worried about how you are going to buy all of the items. I want to say: don’t worry about this because someone…

Packing for College: International Students

Hi everyone! There’s some doubt when it comes to packing up for college, sometimes students ask me what to bring or what not to. Today I wanted to share with you some ideas of what to pack for college if you are an international student and you are wondering what kind of stuff will be…

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…