Fall 2016 Semester Goals Recap

Fall 2016 Semester Goals Recap

At the beginning of this last semester I took inspiration from one of my fav bloggers at the moment Dani Dearest. She shares with her readers her goals and aspirations for each semester, which we all know in college is the equivalent is to going through hell and back come finals. This semester was really … Read More

Oakland University Forced to Check-In, Need for Campus Housing Rising

With over 2,000 students living on campus, Oakland University is expanding with a new residence hall. However, it might not be enough. Come fall, a majority of students are excited to move on to campus after their summer break. However, for some moving back to Oakland University this means moving into the Extended Stay America … Read More

Cider and Study Program – RA Idea

Cider and Study Program – RA Idea

This was the first program I planned this year, and it was a huge success. If you’re residents love fall, like any college student does, they’ll love going to the cider mill. My floor was constantly talking about wanting to go to the cider mill in several different groups. So, being a smart RA, I … Read More

DYEversiTIE Program – RA Ideas

DYEversiTIE Program – RA Ideas

Residence life is such a rewarding experience to work for. But one challenging aspect of being an RA can be how make program successful. This year, my first year working as a Resident Assistant, I’m working with mainly freshman on my floor. It’s honestly great. So far, I love seeing them grow in just the few weeks … Read More

My Advice To Incoming College Freshmen

My Advice To Incoming College Freshmen

Last year around this time I was frantically researching what I needed to be prepared for college, what the experience was going to be like, and it was a stressful time in my life. The month before move-in, I considered dropping out of the college I was going to attend to take a few classes … Read More

All About My First Semester In College

Winter break has come and gone relieving me of all the finals stress I had pent up from one very stressful week. I’m honestly excited to go back because I love having something to do and I feel so much more content with everything in my little dorm room. So my first semester wasn’t much … Read More