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Little details that make a huge difference when looking for an apartment

October 7, 2014

For many students, apartment hunting is an unbelievably daunting task, especially when added to the host of obligations they may already be struggling to complete, such as homework assignments, daily quizzes...

New study re-examines the ‘just say no’ tactic in drug refusal skills training for adolescents

New study re-examines the 'just say no' tactic in drug refusal skills training for adolescents
September 15, 2014

It was a girl that changed *Derrick’s life the night she introduced him to alcohol. In high school, he was the kid that got mad at friends who used substances and often wondered why anyone would hang...

House vs. apartment: the pros and cons

House vs. apartment: the pros and cons
February 11, 2014

For upperclassmen, the decision to live in an apartment or a house can be a difficult one. There are numerous factors students have to consider, such as how much you are willing to spend on rent, if you...

Owning pets on campus is costly, but oh so rewarding

Owning pets on campus is costly, but oh so rewarding
February 11, 2014

A house is not a home without the ones you love, and that includes pets. Whether it is a cat or dog, having pets creates a different dynamic in one’s home, and that dynamic is especially felt on a college...

Dorms to apartment, teenager to adult

Dorms to apartment, teenager to adult
February 11, 2014

Once freshman year is done and in the books, University students may find themselves with the option of being able to transition from dorm life to apartment living.   The prospect of moving from one’s...

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