Things No One Tells You You Need in College

When I finally headed to college, it was after a summer spent checking and rechecking an organized list of university essentials. From shower shoes to desk lamps, I created a long list of things that I knew would be necessities for me in dorm life. I checked it over and over in order to ensure that I forgot nothing. Looking back, I wish I had spent … Continue reading Things No One Tells You You Need in College

Welcome to The Freshman Diaries

*Written by Kate Turkeltaub, Olivia Talbott and Sara Jewel* Hi everyone! I’m Kate, a rising sophomore at Lehigh University. I am studying political science and environmental studies and I’m planning to add a double major in journalism! I am from Greenwich, CT where I have lived all my life. I was terrified of change and coming to college. The community I found at Lehigh my … Continue reading Welcome to The Freshman Diaries

Prepare for the Fall: My Go-To Zoom Checklist

As the fall semester approaches, classes are going to be looking a lot different. Thanks to Miss Corona, many colleges across the country are planning to adjust to online learning or a hybrid model, in which professors will meet with students both in-person and online. Regardless of what method institutions intend to follow, video-conferencing platforms such as Zoom will be heavily incorporated in some shape … Continue reading Prepare for the Fall: My Go-To Zoom Checklist

What It’s Really Like To Drop a Class in College

This might come as a shock to some people, but college is hard. This came as a shock to me at least. I thought I would be bouncing from party to party nightly, all while successfully balancing my Pre-Med courses with ease. Oh boy, did I have a rude awakening.  I’m convinced that everyone considers dropping a class at some point in their college career, … Continue reading What It’s Really Like To Drop a Class in College