College Life

It’s the FIRST GAME of the Season!

We’ve arrived to the point of the year where our football team will need you all the most, their season. The first game of the season is upon us, so you know what that means… IT’S TIME TO TURN UP and represent our school to the fullest!

If you don’t have plans to attend here are a few reasons why you should reconsider, read some literature on the subject…and go!

1. There will be ...

Throughout our college years, we will go through a few phases in life. They will encourage us to do a variety of things, allowing our collegiate experience to be eventful. As a third year, I’ve realized that as students we often forget about a lot of cool things that our school has to offer us. This leads me to introduce the different student clubs you probably didn’t know we have at Georgia State University.

For instance, ...

The residence halls offered by University Housing are not just meant to be a place where you can only rest your head, they are supposed to be your home away from home. However, that part is completely up to you! When you walk in, your room is a blank canvas to spruce up in a way that makes you feel comfortable. If you’re a ...

Let me tell you, living on campus comes with a lot of perks.  You’re surrounded by cool people, places, and things, AND you’re also right by your classes! You honestly can’t beat that, which is why I highly recommend living on campus your freshman year of college…along with these reasons:

1. It’s convenient   

We are going to make this short and sweet…you are ...

There will come a day when you’re rushing to get dressed to simply make it to that 8:00 am class to the point where you skip breakfast and that morning pick-me-up. And we all know when you miss that morning pick-me-up, your head starts nodding, eyes start drooping and you can’t stay awake to save your life because sleep always wins. But don’t let sleep win!!! You can get your ...

Tips on choosing a minor

Coming into college and choosing a minor could be an extraordinarily hard venture, especially if you’re undecided and have yet to declare a major. When choosing a minor here are some questions that you should consider before making that heart-wrenching decision.

1.  What are you interested in?

This is one of the key questions you need to answer before choosing your minor. This will dictate every class you encounter throughout your minor ...

Throughout the year we constantly push ourselves physically and/or verbally to maintain that “summer body” that we all desire to have. However, what happens when it hits the midpoint of summer? Do you only put in enough work to let your summer bodies last for one day in the sun? ABSOLUTELY NOT – we have to keep pushing so we can continue to be healthy. To help, I rounded up some cool

The HOT question of this post is: if you could go back to your freshman year, what would you do differently? I know at some point in our college years we go back to thinking about what we could have done differently to better our scholastic and personal experiences, and for me I would’ve…

1. Focused more on school work

I can’t lie, I spent so much of my freshman ...

Living in downtown Atlanta we are surrounded by many things that don’t always allow the unique beauty of our campus to shine through, however we can help change that by first starting with ourselves. With that being said, I’m going to share five ways we can make Georgia State University a cleaner environment:

1. Riding Bikes & Walking

In order to minimize our carbon footprint it would be more efficient to ...