Facebook has changed the world. There is unlimited access to loads of information, and we are constantly exposed to the public. It has become a staple in the social life of the majority of students and is a portal for potential employers to seek out personal information about an applicant.
Another holiday season is here, and for most of us that means one thing - shopping. Spending endless hours in traffic, driving all over town and sometimes to other cities, looking for the best deals on the perfect gifts for relatives we haven't talked to all year.
If you're a typical shopper, you'll probably be relying on a credit card or debit card to make most of your purchases. They're fast, convenient and easy to use. But, they're also easy and lucrative targets for thieves.
Impossible parking, attacks by LARPers and the imminent threat of walking into the wrong classroom. These things come to mind when a student imagines the first week of classes.
Fortunately, I am willing to give a few of my key survival tips to ensure social and academic success.