How I handled moving from Hawaii to the South

“Aloha, Hauʻoli kēia hui ʻana o kāua”, which translates to “hello, pleased to meet you,” is what I would tell you if I lived back home in the beautiful island of Oahu, Hawaii; however, I no longer live in Hawaii and majority of the people I encounter will not know what I am saying.  My … Continue reading How I handled moving from Hawaii to the South

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3 Best ways to eliminate stress as a student

As you finally start to get into the swing of things when the back to school adjustment period is over, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by everything going on. With so many activities and classes to keep up with, it can be hard to let yourself take a break and really relax. These suggestions are ways to … Continue reading 3 Best ways to eliminate stress as a student

How to deal with parents when applying to college

I am terrified. I am the type of person who likes to present myself as capable and confident -- like I can do anything. I like to think of myself as pretty independent, and I rarely like to ask for help. Although most of the time I want to seem strong, the college application process … Continue reading How to deal with parents when applying to college

Secrets of a Student Council President: Tips to win an election for any position you run for 

Student council is a great vessel in which you can use to become involved in your school. Being a student council officer is not only great for your college resumes, but also provides you with a great platform which you can use to achieve great things within your school. If you are someone who enjoys … Continue reading Secrets of a Student Council President: Tips to win an election for any position you run for 

5 Things to Do After a Stressful Day/Week

Everybody in today's society mutters this sentence at least once a day or week "I'm stressed." Sometimes when the opportunity presents its self to de-stress, you are so used to being filled with stress, you don't have the slightest idea how to relax. Here are five things to do after a stressful day/week

How to Decide if You Should Intern or Work This Summer

Now that the school year is coming to a close, students across the country are deciding if an internship or job is the best option for them this summer.

AP Exam Survival Guide: AP English Language and Composition

Are you looking to crack and pass the wretched AP English Lang. Test? Look no further, as I've got some tips to make the test easy as pie. With an extra push, you can also turn that three into a four and put a smile on your face.