Apr. 21, 2017
Taking an incomplete
Drexel can be particularly stressful. With its fast-paced 10-week quarter system on top of co-op and extracurriculars, it can be difficult to find the time for all the homework and midterms that professors pile on.
Apr. 21, 2017
Bye bye, freshman 15
Drexel University offers its students a vast array of resources that can be used to help with both academic and nonacademic needs.
Apr. 14, 2017
Learning to overcome feelings of anxiousness
Anxiety is a term that we are probably all familiar with. It’s a feeling that every person will confront at some point, but not everyone knows exactly how to cope with it.
Mar. 17, 2017
Don’t get overinvolved
Drexel University is so much like the city around it. It’s hectic, rushed and full of endless opportunities to get involved. Coming to college, you will be encouraged by so many people to join a variety of different clubs to become a part of something bigger. You absolutely should.
Mar. 3, 2017
Pinch me, I’m dreaming
Are you ever tired? Do you often find yourself dead from school work? Is pushing long hours in class or co-op having serious repercussions on your mental health? Well, it’s time to go to sleep and get away from the world, even if it’s just for a little bit.
Feb. 17, 2017
The write thing for you to do
College life at Drexel University is always progressing rapidly, and sometimes it can feel as though there is no time for fun. Despite this, one useful thing that every person has the time to do is to keep a journal of their daily experiences.
Feb. 3, 2017
Midterms are right around the corner and with Drexel’s fast paced 10-week schedule it can be difficult to keep up with all of your classes. The 10-week quarter system does have a lot of benefits compared to a regular college schedule, which is generally five weeks longer.
Feb. 3, 2017
Stop stigmatizing gap years
Taking a gap year to focus on getting to a better place mentally is choosing to invest in ourselves, rather than slowly disintegrating.
Jan. 27, 2017
Take a hard book at your study schedule
Creating good study habits is hard and keeping them can be close to impossible. The easiest way to establish these study habits is by creating a study schedule that you can maintain. While not every student needs to have a schedule that they follow, many students can benefit from it. Personally, I have always found that the use of a schedule makes college life a lot easier.
Dec. 2, 2016
So you think you’re a failure
Much like co-op interview requests and taxes, we don’t like to acknowledge finals week until we absolutely have to. Regardless, whether you like it or not, finals season kicks off Monday. So, should we panic now, or wait until Sunday night?