12 SIGNS YOU’RE AN INTERNATIONAL STUDENT

First semester at LMU is all done! It made me think of all the funny things that I’ve encountered being an International student on campus. I thought I should compile a list and see if any of you shared similar experiences like me 🙂 #1 You have to explain so many times why you chose … Continue Reading

HOW TO SURVIVE CHRISTMAS ALONE

Not being with the people you love during the holidays is difficult. After all isn’t family, love and happiness the true essence of the holidays? However, not everyone can afford to go back home to see their beloved ones which makes it harder to handle the holiday blues. And it doesn’t help that it’s getting colder … Continue Reading

HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY USE YOUR COLLEGE WEEKENDS

Massive parties, hanging out with friends and leaving homework until Sunday. While that sounds like a lot of fun but in reality it could leave you even more stressed out. I feel like there is this pressure in college to stay on track with school while keeping up with social life. In fact, with how … Continue Reading

THE PROS & CONS OF ATTENDING A PRIVATE UNIVERSITY

Last week I took a much needed ‘me time’ as silly as that sounds. I think I’ve come to terms that it is somewhat necessary to take a break. I feel much more relaxed now and have more ideas about what to blog. So hope you all didn’t think I forgot about my blog because … Continue Reading

MY DAILY COLLEGE ROUTINE

It feels so good to be back home. I just came back from the VOCARÉ retreat yesterday. I learnt a lot, made new friends and learnt more about my career goals, path and aspirations! The retreat was at Camp Alonim and the kosher food was amazing. Being away from home, made me miss my daily routine and … Continue Reading

HOW TO TALK TO YOUR PROFESSOR

  Whether in person or via email talking to your professor is quintessential and part of student life. If you don’t talk to your professors, you should really start. There are so many reasons why you should talk to your professor (in my opinion) : Don’t waste time struggling with class content and you can … Continue Reading