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What to do if you want to change programs

University itself is stressful, but it’s even more stressful if you’re unsure of your program. You could always stick it out, but if you’re not all the way in on your degree, you might feel like you’re wasting your time with a program you have no interest in. Sometimes considering your options is the best course of action, so here […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Arts and Life, Life ·
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Cheap and local trips for a budget-friendly getaway

If there’s anything I’ve learned as a student, it’s how to save money where I can. At the same time though, there’s no reason not to make every effort to have fun and enjoy yourself even when you’re living frugally. With the combination of reading week and slightly warmer weather (we’re in the positives now), I couldn’t help but think […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Arts and Life, Life ·
Photo by Darrien Funk

Not all wellness trends are good for you

I’m all for self care and wellness but lately I’ve noticed that the internet is bombarded with all sorts of wellness hacks and tips, many of which are conveyed under false pretenses. It’s easy to fall for a lot of the health products that are promoted online, but with a little research, you’ll notice that a lot of this stuff […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Arts and Life, Life ·
Photo by Darrien Funk

The best skincare products to use in the winter months

One of the biggest drawbacks of the winter months that can be frustrating to deal with is the damage that the cold air and indoor heating can do to my skin. With drier air, both inside and outside, our skin is directly impacted, and as a result, can cause cracking, dullness, lack of hydration and inflammation. Lately, skincare has become […]

by Emily Waitson· · Arts and Life, Life ·