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College Workload 101

August 16, 2022 by

It’s practically a joke online how often high school teachers tell their students college will be so much harder than high school. After all the preparation you’ve done for college applications, you’re probably wondering how much will be expected of you during your college education. Were those teachers right to... View Article

How Do I Stick to a Schedule?

July 21, 2022 by

It’s easy to become stressed at college with so much to do: attend classes, complete assignments, study for exams, join orgs, hang out with friends, go to work shifts, and catch all the campus events. It can be even more stressful if you’re a new student and this is your... View Article

Packing Tips and Tricks

July 7, 2022 by

Tips and Tricks for Packing Wow! It’s almost time for move-in day – you must be so excited! By now, you have probably purchased a lot of your college essentials, and it is time to start organizing everything so you can start packing. For some people, packing is their least... View Article

What TO Pack for College

July 5, 2022 by

Items TO Pack for College and Reasons Why  Packing for college might be one of the most stressful things ever! It might be the first time you are living away from home, so you obviously want to have all the necessities. But what are those necessities? Well, in this blog,... View Article

A Day in the Life of a Cedarville Student

June 23, 2022 by

What Does a Day in the Life of a Cedarville Student Look Like for Me?  Everyone’s routine and schedule at Cedarville looks different — especially from major to major. Here is what a normal day looks like for me on campus, and I hope my routine gives you a good... View Article

Is College Really That Different From High School? A Few Tips for Getting into Gear

June 24, 2021 by

I came into college thinking it was going to be no sweat. I mean high school definitely had its difficulties—math tests were often a struggle and some projects were more involved than others—but there were definitely times where I could briefly skim material for a test and do just fine. So that being said, I knew college would be tougher, but I wasn’t prepared for just how much tougher or how big of an adjustment it would be. Here are some heads ups that will hopefully help you mentally prepare and kick into gear for college!

Does My Heart Beat with the ‘Heartbeat of Campus’?

June 14, 2021 by

Before you even step foot on campus, you are likely to hear that chapel is the “heartbeat of campus.” And as a junior at Cedarville University, can I just say, this statement is 100% accurate. Chapel is the unifying bow on top that ties Cedarville closer to Christ. As you prepare to move on campus in August, you should know what to expect from chapel. 

What Do I Do When My Laptop (aka my life) Crashes?

April 15, 2021 by

I sat at my desk back home during the great quarantine exodus trying to finish up my homework in the last two weeks of school. Amid balancing 18.5 credit hours of online lectures, homework, exams, and editing audio and video for my major, life was spinning out of control.