Tips and Tricks

Tips and tricks for studying and in-class

Homework – A How to Guide

This is a guest post by Robbie.

It’s the night before your homework assignment is due. Honestly, work is the last thing you want to do right now. But you know it has to get done, so you sit down and just bang it out. It’s not pretty, but at least you get the points, […]

By |March 9th, 2014|Guest Posts, Study Tips, Tips and Tricks|6 Comments

Four Energy-saving Tips for Savvy Students

Everything’s as you imagined: You just signed the lease on your new house or apartment at school and you’re all revved up to move in with your best buddies and future roommates. Cherish it – don’t let the honeymoon fade any quicker than it has to. But with that in mind, know that not […]

By |October 22nd, 2012|Guest Posts, Observations, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

5 Money Saving Apps for College Students

This is a guest post by Melissa.

When I was in college I struggled to make the money that I saved from my summer camp counselor job last through the school year. I’d buy drinks for friends and eat well at the beginning of the year, but as the months passed, I’d find myself living […]

By |August 27th, 2012|Guest Posts, Tips and Tricks|4 Comments

7 Subreddits Every College Student Should Read

I am a big fan of Reddit since a couple of months now. I know, pretty late. Yes, I confess, I was a 9gag person at first, but that started to bore me and then Reddit crossed my path. When I started with Reddit I asked a friend (who was a redditor by then) […]

By |July 25th, 2012|Random, Tips and Tricks|4 Comments

12 Fun DIY College Projects for Your Dorm Room

One of the best ways to study successfully is to really like living in your dorm room. Buying coordinated college bedding from a good supplier is one of the easiest ways to make your dorm room comfortable quickly and cheaply. Here are 12 fun do-it-yourself (DIY) projects to make your space comfortable for very […]

By |April 20th, 2012|Tips and Tricks|3 Comments

SSF Podcast Episode 3: How to Store your Files Using Dropbox!

File storage. I had problems with it, big time. No idea where everything was and no idea where I should put them. Until Martijn Engler came along. Martijn is a Dutch Apple Coach which knows, and has a lot of experience in, a lot about file storage. He developed a system where you will […]

By |October 21st, 2011|Productivity, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments