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…

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…

Things To Do In The Summer Before College

Orientation Make sure to look out for emails from the university informing you about orientation week. There is a lot of key information provided in these meeting sessions that would give you a flying head start once classes actually begin. Whether Orientation is in person or virtual, it’s beneficial to attend so that you know…

Music for Studying

Everyone has their preference when it comes to studying with background music/noise/ audio. For me personally,  the music I play almost cues my mind to get into a ‘zone’ and so I thought I would share my routine.  Chemistry homework problems  For a task that requires me to draw and problem solve, I prefer not…

Summer in Cincinnati

Summer is the best time of the year in Cincinnati. Period. I know, I know – you can wear layers during winters but cannot take off your layers during the summer. However, the warmth of the sun makes every single day so much better and makes me take more active part in my life. And…