Creative Ways to Celebrate Galentine’s Day

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There are plenty of classroom crushes and dorm romances that will come and go, but there are only a few best friends ready and willing to weather the ups and downs and be there for you when it’s time to move on. So as Valentine’s day rolls around this year, call up your BFFs and set aside Monday the 13th … Read More

Get Fit in 2017

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College courses and academic life are undoubtedly set up to help you succeed in your career and life goals. Unfortunately, college life itself can set you up for a bit of failure when it comes to your overall health. From the stress of final exams, apartment parties and all-nighters, not to mention the notoriously easy access you have to the cafeteria’s unlimited … Read More

4 Fun DIY Planner Ideas

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It’s important to challenge yourself with ambitious new year’s resolutions and goals as they will help propel you forward in life. However, as author Antoine de Saint-Exupery once mused, “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” Planners are key for mapping out milestones, staying organized, and keeping users on track to meet their goals. While there are plenty … Read More

Christmas Playlists

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The Christmas season is back in session. Which means that in addition to putting up the holiday decorations and stockpiling egg nog, it’s also time to switch up the music and play cozy holiday tunes. Even those people who don’t technically celebrate this holiday (*scrooges*) often find themselves nodding along to annual favorites. So, whether you look forward each year to … Read More

Birchbox Style Gift Box

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Birchbox is the verifiable OG of beauty subscription boxes. They may not have technically pioneered the beauty subscription model, but they certainly have become the gold standard. People love the simplicity of the box itself and its introduction of new and exciting beauty and skincare products to the receiver. It’s an opportunity to try different samples every time you open. … Read More

Dorm Decor: Setting the Friendsgiving Table

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Friendsgiving includes all the trimmings of a Thanksgiving feast, but with the focus on your chosen family. This fall tradition, created and defined largely by millennials, celebrates the ties between friends, classmates, and coworkers… It’s also a great excuse to connect with your inner decorator and party planner. So if you’re tired of cafeteria dinners and watching friends eat ramen, then … Read More

3 Tasty Pumpkin Spice Inspired Recipes

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Pumpkin is the taste of the season. After all, it’s no coincidence that Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice lattes make it onto every social media page during autumn. But why limit yourself to pumpkin-flavored coffee when there are so many other ways to enjoy the flavor? 3 Must-Try Pumpkin Spice Inspired Recipes 1. Pumpkin Spice Popcorn.  Popcorn is probably one of the … Read More

On Point Halloween Costumes of 2016

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If you’re a freshman, then you might not have gotten the memo just yet.. but Halloween is huge in college. This holiday is the first big reason undergrads of all interests have to throw on and off-campus parties. Your crew will likely enjoy Halloween party hopping and swapping costume compliments with dozens of co-eds. Don’t be the only one wearing … Read More

Local Shops for Halloween Supplies

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Last year, just over 58,000 students were enrolled at TAMU. Given that College Station has a resident population of 100,000, it’s not a stretch to say that most students aren’t from around here. Sound familiar? This isn’t a large city, certainly not when compared to nearby Houston, Austin, or Dallas-Ft. Worth. But it can seem overwhelming for newcomers, especially when … Read More

How to Reduce College Stress

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The independence of college living offers new challenges and opportunities. However, exposure to new experiences, time demands, and abundance of choices can be overwhelming and frequently causes students stress. This is absolutely normal and a part of graduating into adulthood. But if that stress and anxiety do get a bit too much, consider the following tips for managing that stress … Read More