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Sick of Stress Relief

Why is it that when I hear the words de-stress do I automatically feel annoyed? Maybe it’s because I’ve heard and seen this hyphenated word spoken and written so many times in college that it’s beginning to feel like…

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Some things in college simply aren’t taught or emphasized enough in the classrooms. To boil my collegiate career down to main takeaways is a daunting task, but I’ve come up with my three pointer from North Dakota State that would help…

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Yes, We Know You’re Busy

The school year has completed its honeymoon phase. The rush of exploring new territory and the feeling of sitting next to the cute blonde in class has dwindled. And we are left feeling alone and frightened. The happy schoolboy sensation…

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My One Complaint: Complaining

My phone charger is in the car, but I’ve already started the usual Netflix bedtime routine. My options are pausing the episode, inevitably corrupting the feng shui of laziness, or settling for tomorrow’s low battery. Either way there will…

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How to Survive Finals Week

Not going to lie, I am a stressed out college student. Shocker, right? Hardly. I am fairly certain that every single student reading this can say the same thing. With papers to write, quizzes to study for, a thousand…

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I slung my worn backpack on to the twin-sized bunk bed in my Reed Hall room last December. “It is finished,” I whispered to the slouched backpack, tears welling. I exhaled. The weight of 20 credits evaporated into nothingness. I…

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Finals are on the horizon. Out of nowhere it seems the semester’s end is nearly upon us. Despite all the hours of hard work I have put in this semester, I feel like I have so much more left to…

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Feeling Stressed?

It’s dead week, and no doubt the students of NDSU are feeling the pressures of final projects, presentations and the daunting feeling of finals hang above their heads. With stress, a major aspect that can affect one’s health as…

Stress: it’s everyone’s favorite kind of emotion, right? Everyone should love that feeling of dealing with multiple deadlines in a single day, all while fore­going the pressures we ex­perience from friends and family to forget the work and embrace…