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5 Universities With the Lowest Drug Abuse Rates

December 18, 2015 By: Chad Category: Campus Life No Comments →

Heading off to college is an exciting and nerve-wracking time for every young adult. Figuring out which university offers the best programs, location and campus life is a balancing act for every young student. For parents of college freshmen, their concerns may lie more with college life than academia. The college climate where many young teens are experiencing the euphoric freedom that accompanies moving away from home can result in dangerous drug abuse problems. For the conscientious parents, here is a list of universities with the lowest drug abuse rates.


Jewelry and College

June 12, 2015 By: Chad Category: Campus Life No Comments →


If you have a college student who you want to buy a gift for, jewelry may seem like the natural choice. According to Houston Gold Exchange (, it is perfect for both men and women, and often a cherished keepsake, jewelry is a versatile accessory item that is sure to please any recipient. The issue may arise regarding what kind of jewelry to buy, and which items are most practical for the busy collegiate lifestyle. (more…)

Great Medical Graduation Speeches You Should Hear or Read

May 14, 2015 By: Chad Category: Campus Life No Comments →


The commencement address at a college graduation can be a major highlight of such an event. The graduation speech for a medical school should inspire those in attendance to move forward proudly and confidently with their careers. Many talented and esteemed speakers have delivered these addresses, and several have offered passages worth remembering. The following are some of the greatest and most inspiring medical graduation speeches delivered in recent years. (more…)

Starting a Business in College

March 05, 2015 By: Chad Category: Campus Life, Helpful tips No Comments →


People start businesses when they’re in college for a variety of reasons. Some students don’t want to work at jobs that they don’t enjoy, which they may be forced to do if no other jobs are available. Other individuals choose to start businesses in their intended fields; whether they are business majors, students of childhood education, or future cosmetologists. Although starting a business while still enrolled in college can be personally rewarding and ultimately lucrative, such an endeavor requires hard work and perseverance. If you’re a college student and are thinking about starting a business, you may want to consider a variety of factors before getting started. (more…)

How Drugs Can Ruin Your College Life

December 07, 2014 By: Chad Category: Campus Life No Comments →


College life brings about many opportunities and exciting new experiences. Among some of the major attractions in college for young adults, experimenting with drugs top the list for many. Students initially get to experience nightlife for the first time in this phase of life and are exposed to substance abuse at raves and parties. Some students experiment with the use of prescription drugs to improve concentration or to get increasingly better at their academic endeavors. It has been observed that many of the same drugs sometimes have dissimilar effects on different individuals. Mostly, it is the drugs that are used to make one feel high and alleviated that lead to frequent usage and even result in over dose and death. (more…)