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How to Deal with Homesickness

January 17, 2023 by

For most, college is the first and longest time away from parents that young adults get. Packing up and moving anywhere from a half-an-hour to several days away from home. Homesickness is something most people face during this time. I certainly did. I’m already an introvert, so combining being away... View Article

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Campus Christmas 2022

January 10, 2023 by

Lights, Christmas trees, laughter, joy, and time with friends. These are some of the best things about Christmas, and you can experience all of them here at Cedarville! The last few weeks of the semester can be very full with studying as finals approach, but there are lots of ways... View Article

Let’s Go, Yellow Jackets!

January 5, 2023 by

The Cedarville University Yellow Jackets strive to change sport culture as they compete for Christ and contend for championships. The various sports teams at Cedarville serve as a way for students to not only build a community, but also utilize the talents that God has given them. Cedarville athletics is... View Article

Campus From a New Point of View

December 28, 2022 by

When you can’t visit Cedarville’s campus, tour the campus in the comfort of your home! Cedarville offers many experiences for students to see the campus, and all are amazing options. Whether you’re visiting campus for a CU Friday or enjoying Campus Christmas, it’s easy to say that this campus is... View Article

What I’ve Learned My Freshman Year

December 2, 2022 by

I cannot believe that I am almost finished with my first semester here at Cedarville University! God has taught me so much over these past few weeks of adjusting to college life, and I can’t wait to share it with you.  It’s OK to not be comfortable:   Before coming to... View Article

Why We Should Be Thankful

November 23, 2022 by

It’s that time of year once again when we enjoy a feast of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, different kinds of pie, and so much more delicious food with our families and think about what we are thankful for. This time of year always brings me such excitement and... View Article

Discovering Your Strengths: Choosing a Major 

November 21, 2022 by

Which major should I choose? This is a question that almost everyone asks at some point before beginning college. Maybe you have a general idea of what you want to do or maybe you are absolutely at a loss. Today, I want to give you three simple steps to help... View Article

Best Study Spots on Campus (YouTube Video)

November 18, 2022 by

Have you ever wondered where the best study spot on campus is? Well, we asked, and the students answered. Whether it’s the quiet zone in the library or the best table at Stinger’s, there is bound to be a spot for your study needs. Watch our “Now You Know” video... View Article

It’s OK to Change Your Major

November 14, 2022 by

  I have changed majors six times.      Yes, you read that correctly.     Since my freshman year, I have gone through six major changes.     First there was pharmacy. That lasted a semester. Although Cedarville does offer an accelerated plan, I just knew a doctoral degree wasn’t for me.... View Article

Dealing with Burnout

November 9, 2022 by

  College is no joke.   My whole life, I waited eagerly for my turn to go to college. Being the youngest of five sisters, I never thought it would be me packing up my room and saying goodbye to childhood friends in order to make the transition into college. But... View Article