I Dropped Out Of College

With the school year just beginning for many ladies and gents, I find it appropriate to make the big reveal that I've officially dropped out of college. "What?!" Ha. No really. And I couldn't be happier about it. Now before you go getting all, "But you need a college degree" on me, I have one.…

5 Things That Happen When You Change Your Major

If you're like me and 80% of the rest of the collegeย population, you may have changed your major once or twice. Here is a list of things that happen when you do actually change your major. 1. Your Parents Question You. This is common from your parents when telling them that you've changed your major.…

Why Teachers Should NEVER Give Group Projects

As a "non-traditional" student, I find that finishing my degree is very challenging. The university I go to doesn't really take into considerations students like me. Granted, most students who go there are your typical college student who live on or near campus and either don't work, or work part time. Two of my classes…

Writing A Good Cover Letter

Yes, everyone's favorite topic - cover letter writing. Most cringe at the thought of sitting down to compose a professional, presentable cover letter. Why is that? For starters, it's a lot of work and if you're not careful, it could turn out to be generic and sound arrogant. In my technical writing class I learned…

The Value of College Education

  The value of a college education seems to have depleted dramatically over the last few years, leaving many college graduates disgruntled without a job and in debt with no money to offer to their student loans. I, myself, believe I am wasting my money every day I go to class. Let me explain why.…