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College Life Hacks To Make Freshman Year A Breeze, According To Reddit

Incoming freshman, take note: Despite the advice you've carefully compiled from college tours, counselors and guidebooks over the past few months, there may still be a few things about college life that will take you by surprise.<p>A lot of it will be awesome things (hello, new BFFs and that class you …

10 Most Useful College Degrees In 2013

Are you challenged at work? Do you regret career decisions? Are you happy? If the answer to the questions leads to a negative feeling, it is time to …

7 Tips For Building The Perfect Physique

Building the perfect physique requires hard work, dedication and consistency. Here are some training guidelines to speed up your fitness gains.

5 Tips to Improve Your Study Habits

How To Remember Literally Everything

"Memory is the treasury and guardian of all things," the Roman philosopher and statesman, Cicero once wrote. And though it was important at the time of <i>Da Oratore</i>, his dialogue on cultivating the power of remembrance, the art of memory is possibly more relevant than ever. Constant digital …

New York college student dies in hospital after fraternity ritual

Police in Pennsylvania are investigating the death of a New York City college student after a fraternity ritual.<p>The Pocono Record reported Wednesday that 19-year-old Chen "Michael" Deng was brought to a Wilkes-Barre hospital early Sunday morning in critical condition. He died Monday.<p>Authorities …

5 Study Habits To Adopt Now To Prepare For College

<b>By Sydney Nolan</b><p>College classes by no means are scary experiences—if you’re prepared. Preparing properly for class to maximize your time spent in the classroom is huge when it comes to doing well academically, regardless of where you decide to attend school. However, you don’t need to wait until …

6 Secrets to Getting Up for Morning Workouts

How to rise and shine…then rock that a.m. sweat session<p>We concede: throwing off your warm, cozy covers on bone-chilling winter mornings so you can hit the treadmill or sweat through Zumba class can be torturous. But it's totally worth the pain. That's because research suggests the early morning …

8 Ways to Boost Your Confidence in 2014

Maybe you caught your boyfriend making out with someone else under the mistletoe, or you were blindsided by holiday budget cuts at work. Whatever happened, a particular unhappy holiday season can make the New Year look pretty bleak. But it doesn't have to be that way. Right now you have a choice -- …

The Truth About Sorority Date Parties

<i>By: Sophia Orlander, University of Michigan</i><p>What's the most horrifying yet exciting text a college student can both send and receive? I'll tell you: "Wanna come to my date party?" Oh, crap.<p>On this supposedly magical evening, sorority girls flock to a not-so-nearby venue in Detroit accompanied by …

Michigan Fraternity Apologizes For Party Inviting ‘Bad Bitches, White Girls’ & ‘Thugs and Gangsters’

On Thursday, the University of Michigan condemned a fraternity party as “offensive” and “unhealthy” for encouraging racism and sexism. The planned …

Watch This Guy Seriously Learn To Dance Over The Course Of A Year In Time-Lapse Video

Learning a skill takes time and effort. Dance is no different, and no matter who you are or how much innate talent you have, mastering the moves takes practice.<p>Which is exactly what you see in the video above, posted by Neiland, demonstrating in less than two minutes the progress from beginning to …

This Infographic Shows You How to Delete Yourself from the Internet

Ready to erase your tracks and disappear online, once and for all? This infographic from Who Is Hosting This reveals the nine steps you need to take …

A Boho Braid You’ll Want to Rock for Festival Season

With South By Southwest kicking off this Friday, it’s safe to say <b>festival season is officially here</b>. While hitting the road to check out new bands and venues tops our list of favorite ways to ring in spring, breaking out our warm-weather clothes and rocking festival-inspired fashion comes in a …

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27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

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