midterms

Feb 21, 2020

The 12 Tips On How To Stay Organized For Midterm Time

Midterm season is coming up and whether you’re a college freshman or senior, we all know the struggle. Here are...

Feb 23, 2016

This Columbia Pre-Med Student Desperate To Get Out Of An Exam Is All Of Us

Raise your hand if you've spent more time coming up with an excuse to skip your exam than actually studying.

Oct 13, 2013

Proven Study Hacks to Help You Make The Grade [Infographic]

Along with those tips tailored to your type of studying, we've got some general ones that can help you in the classroom as well.

Battle the Midterm Blues With Our Official CC Study Break Playlist

Think you can twerk as well as Miley? I've got something for that. Fell in love with Drake's Nothing Was The Same? I've got something for that. Or, if you feel like getting a little nostalgic, I definitely have something for that.

Oct 9, 2013

7 Ways You Can Tell That Midterms Are Here

As if you needed another reminder that you have that giant midterm in two days.

Feb 28, 2013

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Nov 28, 2012

Your Guide to Surviving Finals

Finals are here, but it doesn't have to be a frightening subject! If you are stressing about your upcoming tests, take a deep breath - because we're all in this together. Test-taking is not everyone's strongest suit, but with careful planning and a focused mind, anyone can survive the insanity of final exam week. Here are a few tips to get you on track - and prepare you to make mincemeat out of those tests!

Oct 15, 2012

Look Library Chic [CC Lookbook]

Just because you have devote your free time to studying doesn't mean you can't look stylish while doing it. Right? Right.

Oct 14, 2011

Study Hacks for Midterm Season

You are slumped over your desk, your eyes hurt from hours of reading, and you feel trapped in the library. You want to stop studying more than you’ve ever wanted anything, but you are only halfway through the material and your midterm is in a week! Rescue yourself before you have a Youtube-worthy breakdown with some tried and true study hacks.

Mar 7, 2011

We’ve All Been There: Spring (Not So) Break

There are only 4 days (well, more like 3 days, 22 hours and 12 minutes) until your flight takes off for Cancun. You've got 6 lectures and 2 discussion sections between you and the smell of SPF 30/sweet, sweet freedom, but your brain has been checked out for days.

Feb 7, 2011

The Weekly Ten: Not a Fan of February

’m not sure if it’s the bad weather or the senioritis or my inability to focus on any one task for more than five minutes at a time, but I’ve been in quite the mood these past few days. And I’m taking my anger out on February, this too short, unproductive, cold, depressing, and generally annoying month.

Nov 23, 2010

11 Things in College I’m Not Thankful For [GALLERY]

With study sessions fueled by Hot Pockets and Monster energy drinks, Thanksgiving has been the light at the end of this dark tunnel. Seeing family and friends, eating a hearty home-cooked meal, and doing absolutely nothing but sleeping and shopping for days in a row... it's almost too good to be true.

Nov 15, 2010

Body Blog: Plan Your Plate & Stop Your Food Binge

Dear CollegeCandy, Thank you so much for your topics on health and fitness. As a college student, I feel very self-conscious about my body, and it causes a great deal of self-esteem issues. Especially around midterms, eating binges for me are fairly common. What is the best way to prevent this? Also, I live with two boys who eat WHATEVER they want... how do I avoid eating what they eat??