How to Have the Ultimate College Friendsgiving

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Communications

Tips for throwing the ultimate college Friendsgiving party, whether you live on or off campus! read more

Spreading My Wings, Trying New Things, and Overcoming FOMO on Campus

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

When you find your niche on campus, it can be hard to leave it behind. But going off campus and out of your comfort zone can lead to amazing learning experiences. read more

Q&A With Emily: Making Friends at College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Question: How easy is it to make friends at college? read more

7 Perks of Attending a Small College or University

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Size is an important factor when choosing your future college or university. Here are seven perks of attending a smaller school. read more

Locked and Loaded: Guns on Campus and How College Life Is Changing

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More and more states are putting the Campus Carry law into effect, allowing concealed weapons on public college campuses. Here's what students, parents, professors, and others think about the controversial bill. read more

3 Tips to Make Dorm Move-In Day Easier

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CollegeXpress Student Blogger, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Moving into your new dorm is exciting, but you don't want to spend hours unpacking only to realize that you've packed way too much. Have an easy, speedy move in the fall with these three tips! read more

How to Be a Social Activist in College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Activism is an integral part of university life, so it is important to know a little bit about the trade before trying your hand at protesting. Here's the right way to support your cause on campus. read more

Being Muslim on Campus: The Good and The Bad

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A Muslim student shares her ups and downs on campus, from joining the Muslim Student Association at her college to dealing with Islamophobia from some of her peers. read more

How to Make Your Own College Roommate Agreement

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Student, Morehead State University

Even if you don't want to use an official roommate agreement, you should still talk about these important issues with your new dorm roomies. Make sure you do it early on in the semester too! read more

5 Easy Ways to Have the Best Dorm Room

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Freelance Writer

Okay, sure, "best" is relative. But if you follow these tips, you will definitely have a cool, comfy, everyone-wants-to-hang-out-there dorm room. read more