One of the most prevalent areas in college is Greek life. At the University of San Diego, about one-third of the undergraduate student population are included in the Greek community. Why does joining a fraternity or a sorority really matter? Although … Continue reading Greek Life
A main question we all ask is: “What makes ______ college different from any other?” For some, this question may be difficult to answer. However, University of San Diego students can respond without hesitation. At USD, there are many qualities … Continue reading Unique USD
During final exam week, libraries on every college campus will be filled with eager students striving for an A. However, at the University of San Diego, students like to study in a historical room surrounded by beautiful architecture. Whether their studying … Continue reading The “Harry Potter” Study Room
One of the greatest tips I have for any prospective freshman out there is to make sure that USD is the school for you before you make the commitment. The school provides many ways to do this: taking a tour … Continue reading The First Step: Overnight
Midterms have come and gone, and the season of getting them back has begun. Professors vary as to when they will return their midterm to you, but you can count on it being within a week of having taken it. … Continue reading Looking Ahead: Your Midterm Grades
Have you heard of college lab classes? Well if you haven’t, they are one-unit classes that you have to take as an undergraduate, and they are just as hard as three-unit lecture courses. Although science labs are time consuming, difficult … Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Science Student
Recently, I’ve had the honor of being able to spend my first birthday away from home. These past 18 years have seen many, many parties, from the typical princess party to the wild and crazy party at Chuck E Cheese’s. … Continue reading It’s Time to Celebrate: Your First Birthday Away
There is an inside joke between us RA’s, that you don’t know what an RA is until you are an RA. Being on both sides of the joke, I can definitely say that this is a true statement. As a … Continue reading RA? You mean Really Awesome?
Now that the smoke has cleared and the grades have been posted, I can tell you all about my first experience with final exams at the university level. There were a few times throughout the last week of fall semester … Continue reading A Guide to Freshmen Finals
Now that 2014 has officially begun, and we look back upon our lives of 2013, I can’t help but marvel at my new life in San Diego. We live in the most wonderful city in the world, attend one of … Continue reading New Year, New Semester, New You!