Every year there seems to be construction just about anywhere you go. Of course we tend to focus on the negatives first: the noise of big machines, big and slow trucks clogging up the roads, and of course, you have to take detours. But there are also lots of positives to construction! For example, you… Read more »
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According to dictionary.com, a scholarship is “a sum of money or other aid granted to a student, because of merit, need, etc., to pursue his or her studies.” Of course it’s not like someone is just going to hand you money… You have to put in a little legwork. For example, most of the time you’ll do some sort of scholarship essay or project. But it’s worth it because it helps pay for college tuition… Read more »
The task of finding a job as a freshman can seem daunting. You might worry that you won’t be able to find a job. Or not know where to look for a job or what kind of job to get. However, finding a job isn’t impossible.
College is coming up and it’s about time you start getting ready. Now I’m not talking about getting ready in the packing and planning sense. I’m talking about getting yourself psyched. You’re going to UW Oshkosh soon, so it’s time to turn up the volume and pump the jams! You may say to yourself, “I… Read more »
In my last blog I gave you some advice on how to eat on campus. But you can’t forget the physical fitness aspect. At UW Oshkosh we are very lucky to have the Student Recreation and Wellness Center: an awesome facility – FREE for students – that offers tons of equipment, fitness programs, a rock… Read more »
You get a letter from Residence Life and you open it with a combination of nervousness and excitement. The news is in and your roommate has been decided. At last the wait is over. So what do you do now that you know your roommate’s name? Figure out who they ARE. Like. What do they… Read more »
Are you looking to join a cool student club or organization on campus? Or are you looking to get a little information about what some student clubs and organizations do? Well, unfortunately I can’t tell you what every student club and organization does, but I can surely tell you a little about my student organization…. Read more »
The dreaded “Freshman 15,” or as my parents always teased, “Freshman 45,” is a fear that a lot of incoming students may have. If you’re nervous about this… don’t worry! I’m going to share with you ways than you can make sure you stay healthy while in college.
Most of the Odyssey dates for Fall 2011 are done now, but if you’re like most students you’re probably scouring TitanWeb trying to make your schedule as perfect as you can before the semester starts. During Odyssey there is one question that almost every student asks – and you might still be thinking about as… Read more »
Independent living is just around the corner. You’re probably starting to plan for your residence hall room and maybe freaking out a little bit about what to bring. At this point there is the temptation to go overboard, which will inevitably cause you to end up with a lot unnecessary and unused things. So to… Read more »