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Why it’s important to make a good first impression

November 10, 2015

CAMMIE BAGLEY Living/Athens Editor Whether one is going on a first date, a job interview, a meeting or even just greeting a stranger, first impressions determine how one person will view another and are difficult to undo. According...

Best Fall Activities

October 6, 2015

By CAMMIE BAGLEY Living/Athens Editor The fall season is finally upon the students of Piedmont College, and days can now be filled with crisp air, pumpkin spice everything and cozy flannel apparel.  Fall is an enjoyable ...

How to deal with sickness away from home

September 30, 2015

By Alena Hanson Staff Writer Getting sick is an inevitable part of living on one’s own, and dormitories, in particular, can be a breeding ground for contagious diseases. Airborne illnesses spread quickly when one's livin...

Why to put away electronics before bed

September 22, 2015

By CAMMIE BAGLEY Living/Athens Editor Through the hustle and bustle of college life, it can sometimes feel as though there aren’t enough hours in the day to take time for one’s self.  All day long, students a...

Dorm Delights A cookbook for the microwave in your dorm

September 22, 2015

A home-cooked meal is a staple that is absent in many college students’ diets. Dining halls on campus are available, and there are fast food restaurants at every corner. But as decent as that food may taste, it will never li...

How to stay on a budget

September 16, 2015

By: Cammie Bagley Athens/Living Editor Many college students are inherently broke. In the midst of paying for tuition and room and board, young adults aren’t left with much money to spend on luxury items. While some may h...

Must Have Apps for College Students

September 8, 2015

By LAUREN BARTLETT Features Editor Let’s face it: college is a time of extreme stress and worry.  It’s hard enough to manage time as a college student, but when all of the distractions that this generation faces...

Having a Difficult Roommate

Having a Difficult Roommate

September 1, 2015

Editorial: Starting the semester off on a good note

August 24, 2015

By CAMMIE BAGLEY Living Editor Gone are the days of sleeping in and spending time binge watching Netflix.  Summer is over, and the Fall semester is now in full swing.  Starting off a new school year is always exciting...

How to efficiently study for finals

April 22, 2015

By LAUREN BARTLETT Features Editor  It’s official. The most dreaded time of the year is here: finals week. Studying for them can be a huge pain if done at the last minute or by cramming. Knowing how to study efficiently for yo...

The guide to an eventful summer

April 22, 2015

By CAMMIE BAGLEY Living Editor The ever-anticipated summer season is upon us, and while having no class is a relief, gone are the summers of carefree days lounging by the pool. As college students, most of us will be workin...

How important is sleep, anyway?

April 13, 2015

By LAUREN BARTLETT Living Editor It is hard to believe, but the dreaded time of finals are almost upon us. Millions of college students around the world are preparing to take their exams, and while they prepare with long...

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