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…

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…

Introduction: Aissatou

Hello! My name is Aissatou Barry I am from Conakry, Guinea. I am a second-year student majoring in information systems and minoring in finance at Lindner College of Business. I came from a family with 11 sisters and 3 brothers and I am the first to enter college. My favorite sport is soccer; I grew…

Getting in Touch with your Creative Self

Expressing creativity is one of those simple joys in life that often get overlooked. As students, we often find ourselves sitting in lecture, doing homework all day, stressing out about exams or rushing to different club meetings. So, apart from working out at the gym and hanging out with friends and family, spending time being…

What you Need in your UC Housing

There are a number of residence halls in UC and some of them look different from one another while some are quite similar. There are a number of things/items that you would generally need. First you would need basic bathroom supplies like toilet paper, face and body towels, showering and laundry soap, tooth paste and…

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…