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A study on bubble tea

Mally Nichols, Reporter April 12, 2021

Whether you call it bubble tea, boba tea, or pearl milk tea, the popularity of bubble tea has been on the rise and doesn’t seem to be stopping. According to a market analysis report, the global bubble...

How to prep for finals week

How to prep for finals week

Mally Nichols, Reporter April 5, 2021

The end of the semester is only weeks away, with finals week officially beginning on April 17th. This means that now is the time to start gearing up for final exams and projects, but what are the best...

Must-watch nostalgic movies on Disney Plus

Must-watch nostalgic movies on Disney Plus

Mally Nichols, Reporter April 2, 2021

Disney Plus has very quickly become a much greater phenomenon than initially expected as it continually grows and outperforms the expectations of analysts and prices are expected to be rising to $7.99...

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Sweet Spotify playlists to study to

Mally Nichols, Reporter March 30, 2021

Much research has gone into learning if listening to music, while studying, can increase retention for the subjects that a student is studying. Ultimately, it comes down to the type of music and the person...

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How to survive a career fair

Mally Nichols, Reporter March 19, 2021

Looking ahead to the future can be a bit of a daunting task for any student. Finding a job after college is intimidating, and networking may not come easily to everyone. This is where career fairs come...

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Tips for living with roommates

Mally Nichols, Reporter March 19, 2021

Many students live with roommates during college. Typically, freshmen end up living with at least one other person, if not two other people, depending on the type of housing.  Sometimes it can be a...

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What to get for your graduate

Mally Nichols, Reporter March 2, 2021

It’s fairly common for students to receive gifts upon their graduation from college, and it’s also fairly common for these gifts to be impersonal or items that just simply aren’t needed. So, what...

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A guide to finding an apartment after college

Mally Nichols, Reporter February 27, 2021

So the college days are coming to an end, and the idea of settling into your career field looms overhead. There are many things to think about: finances, relationships, jobs, and especially a place to...

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A guide to birthday freebies

Mally Nichols, Reporter February 16, 2021

It’s your birthday, obviously one of the most important holidays of the year. Could even be worthy of a national holiday, but who’s to say? Celebrating birthdays in college can be hard, especially...

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Aromatherapy: Treatment for stress?

Mally Nichols, Reporter February 8, 2021

College students deal with a lot of stress throughout their academic careers. They experience ups and downs, anxiety and depression, and much more.  Students, especially now, are feeling isolated and...

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Dorm essentials you didn’t know you needed

Mally Nichols, Reporter February 5, 2021

Transitioning into college life is a big step for every student, and that includes moving into college housing. Most people spend a lot of time researching packing checklists for what’s absolutely necessary...

Tips to avoid procrastination

Tips to avoid procrastination

Mally Nichols, Reporter February 2, 2021

A little procrastination never hurt anyone, right? According to a 2007 study by the University of Calgary, anywhere from 85 and 90 percent of college students procrastinate and almost 50 percent procrastinate...

Starter job ideas for students

Starter job ideas for students

Mally Nichols, Reporter January 21, 2021

Lots of students are looking for ways to get extra cash in their pocket, and a part-time job is an amazing way to do just that. For many college students, there’s not enough time in a day to work long...

Stress management tips

Stress management tips

Mally Nichols, Reporter January 20, 2021

According to the American Psychological Association, 61 percent of college students report feeling anxious or stressed. With everything going on in the world, it isn’t surprising that students are feeling...

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Must-follow UNF Instagram accounts

Mally Nichols, Reporter January 19, 2021

At UNF, there is a massive online presence for nearly anything and everything you can think of. Instagram is alive with a number of helpful accounts students can find. Student tips, campus events,...

How to take care of your low maintenance house plants

How to take care of your low maintenance house plants

Mally Nichols, Reporter January 15, 2021

For college students, it can be a struggle when housing options are not pet friendly or when you simply can’t afford the time or money to get a pet. Fortunately, many students find that buying plants...

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A guide to student discounts

Mally Nichols, Reporter January 14, 2021

Being a student can be costly and it’s difficult to balance funds when there’s so many different expenses to think about. Between rent, phone bills, food costs, entertainment, and so much more, where...

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