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Fun Things To Do In Columbus


by Madeleine Smith

It's starting to feel like summer!  If you are staying in the Columbus area for the warmer months, there are a million things to do.  As someone who grew up in Columbus, it wasn't until friends who were new to the city started suggesting places to visit that I really started to appreciate what Columbus has to offer.  In celebration of this, I have compiled a list of our favorite spots in Columbus.  Check it out and let share with us your favorite places. 

Make The Most Of Your Study Abroad Program


by Madeleine Smith

Spring Semester at The Ohio State University is officially over. As the Summer Semester begins, many students are preparing to study abroad.  We have prepared a list of tips in order to make the most out of your study aboard experience.  


How To Succesfully Turn a Friend Into a Roommate


by Jeffrey Jessberger

(photo by Katie Treadway https://unsplash.com/@katietreadway)

After you decide that you want to room with someone, the logical next step is to pick a roommate that is close to you, someone that you already get along with. You have made close friends in the dorms and you imagine would make ideal roommates for when you move off campus into your own place. But do good friends really make good roommates? Here are three ways to maintain your friendship when you become roommates:


How To Make The Most Out Of Your Internship


by Madeleine Smith

Summer is here!  As the school year wraps up and we head our separate ways for the summer, many students begin summer internships.  Internships are a very important part of professional growth and learning.  In order to make sure you make the most out of yours, we have complied a list of tips!


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Don't Miss: Wilson Place Groundbreaking


by Madeleine Smith

On Monday May 1st, at 4pm, a groundbreaking event with reception to follow will be held for Wilson Place, an multi-use building featuring prime retail location and elite luxury living on North Campus. 

Best OSU Instagram's to Follow


by Madeleine Smith

If you are anything like us, OSU is more than a school, its a lifestyle.  We decided to compile some of our favorite OSU Instagram accounts to share with you! We hope they satisfy your OSU fix! 


Study Tips for Finals


by Madeleine Smith


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The finals you take before summer are different from the finals before you take winter break due to the fact that: 
1) You feel like you JUST did this how is it possible it's happening again???
2) You (hopefully) made awesome plans for the summer and just want them to be over with.
3) You have a major cause of senioritis (you don't have to be a senior) and just cannot bring yourself to care anymore. 

We get it.  We know how hard studying can be, so we complied a list of tips that you can use to study!  Some of these tips are from our previous study tips post, but be sure to check it out too! 


More Graduation Advice From A Recent Grad


by Madeleine Smith

I recently wrote a post titled "Advice I Wish Someone Would Gave Me Before Graduation" on the Hometeam blog.  After receiving an overwhelming amount of positive feedback, I decided to share some more information I think will be extremely helpful to people about to leave the security and comfort of undergraduate life.  


Always Tired? Try These Tips


by Madeleine Smith

In life, you can only be certain about death and taxes (looking at you Ben Franklin).  In college, you can only be certain about finals and being exhausted.  All nighters studying for exams are common, but they may actually be hurting your grades.  Getting on a regular sleep schedule is one of the best things you can do, but it's easier said then done.  Here are some tips to help you get a better night's sleep! 


Advice I Wish Someone Gave Me Before Graduation


by Madeleine Smith

As the month of May approaches, a new class of Ohio State students will be graduating and heading off into the real world.  As a recent graduate (how long am I allowed to say that?) I wanted to share some advice I wish I would have received before I was handed my diploma and singing Carmen with 10,000 of my closest friends.