Mistakes You Can’t Afford To Make In College

This is one of my favorite books so far. I started reading this book after I graduated from high school and I am thankful that I did, it has helped me a lot in my college life. This book teaches me how to make smart financial decisions in college, it protected me from student loans,…

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….

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…

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…

How to Balance Studying and Looking for Internships

Study or Job-hunting, which one is more important? At the beginning of each semester, the busy study life of all the students begins. Classes, homework, various quizzes, exams, experiments by students of science and engineering, and then catch up with a more intense class and various group projects, presentations, how can there be enough time…

6 Ways to Stand Out When Applying for Jobs

One of the reasons why I applied to UC was because of the experience-based learning program, where students would participate in at least one of the following: research, co-operative education (co-op), performance, internships, study abroad, service learning, or clinicals. I had heard so many amazing stories about co-ops and internships from different UC students, and…